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Tuesday, March 6th, 2018
2ND-PLACE MANCHESTER UNITED V. 3RD-PLACE LIVERPOOL THIS SAT. AT 7:30 AM ET ON NBCSN & TELEMUNDO HIGHLIGHTS THIS WEEK’S PREMIER LEAGUE COVERAGE
Four Exclusive Matches on NBC Sports Gold’s “Premier League Pass” this Saturday at 10 a.m. ET – Available for $29.99
First-Place Manchester City Visit Stoke City Monday at 4 p.m. ET on NBCSN & Telemundo
STAMFORD, Conn. – March 6, 2018 – Second-place Manchester United host third-place Liverpool this Saturday, March 10, at 7:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN and Telemundo, highlighting NBC Sports Group’s Premier League coverage this week. The Red Devils come off a dramatic 3-2 win over Crystal Place, with Nemanja Matic scoring the game-winning goal in stoppage time. Liverpool come off a 2-0 win over Newcastle, led by joint Premier League-leading scorer Mohamed Salah (24 goals, tied with Harry Kane). Live match coverage begins Saturday at 6:30 a.m. ET with Premier League Live.
NBC Sports Group’s lead Premier League play-by-play commentator Arlo White calls the match, joined by analysts Lee Dixon and Graeme Le Saux. Rebecca Lowe hosts Premier League Live, joined by former Jamaica National Team player Robbie Earle, and former U.S. Men’s National Team midfielder Kyle Martino.
Live Premier League coverage continues Saturday at 10 a.m. ET, with Newcastle v. Southampton on NBCSN. Also Saturday at 10 a.m. ET, NBC Sports Gold presents four exclusive matches: Everton v. Brighton & Hove Albion, Huddersfield v. Swansea City, West Bromwich Albion v. Leicester City, and West Ham v. Burnley.
Saturday at 12:30 p.m. ET, NBCSN and Universo host coverage of Chelsea v. Crystal Palace. Currently in fifth place, Chelsea look to rebound following a 1-0 loss to league-leaders Manchester City, and keep their hopes of a top-four finish and next season’s Champions League alive.
Live Premier League coverage on Sunday, March 11, begins at 8:30 a.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN, followed by Arsenal v. Watford at 9:30 a.m. ET, and Bournemouth v. Tottenham at Noon ET on NBCSN and Telemundo.
This week’s live match coverage wraps up on Monday, March 12, with Premier League Live at 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN, followed by Stoke City v. first-place Manchester City at 4 p.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo. Manchester City continued their dominant run toward the Premier League title with a 1-0 win over Chelsea on Sunday, maintaining their 16 point lead at the top of the table.
This season, NBC Sports Gold – NBC Sports Digital’s direct-to-consumer live streaming product – introduced “Premier League Pass,” which features 130 exclusive Premier League matches live and on-demand, an extensive suite of daily and weekly news shows, plus classic archive programming never available before in the U.S.
NBC Sports Gold is available on Apple iOS, Android, Apple TV, Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Chromecast and online at NBCSportsGold.com. NBC Sports Gold is powered by Playmaker Media, NBC Sports Digital’s technology service which provides end-to-end support for companies in need of best-in-class live streaming and VOD solutions.
Premier League matches on NBC and NBCSN will be streamed on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app — NBC Sports Group’s live streaming product for desktops, mobile devices, tablets, and connected TVs. Coverage will be streamed via “TV Everywhere,” giving consumers additional value for their subscription service, and making high quality content available to MVPD customers both in and out of the home and on multiple platforms. The NBC Sports app is powered by Playmaker Media and available on the iTunes App Store, Google Play, Roku Channel Store, Apple TV and Amazon Fire.
Following is the match schedule for this week’s Premier League coverage (all times ET, schedule subject to change):
|Sat., Mar. 10||6:30 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sat., Mar. 10||7:30 a.m.||Manchester United v. Liverpool||NBCSN, Telemundo|
|Sat., Mar. 10||10 a.m.||Newcastle v. Southampton||NBCSN|
|Sat., Mar. 10||10 a.m.||Everton v. Brighton & Hove Albion||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Mar. 10||10 a.m.||Huddersfield v. Swansea City||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Mar. 10||10 a.m.||West Bromwich Albion v. Leicester City||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Mar. 10||10 a.m.||West Ham v. Burnley||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Mar. 10||12:30 p.m.||Chelsea v. Crystal Palace||NBCSN, Universo|
|Sat., Mar. 10||2:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Sun., Mar. 11||6 a.m.||Match of the Day||NBCSN|
|Sun., Mar. 11||8:30 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sun., Mar. 11||9:30 a.m.||Arsenal v. Watford||NBCSN, Telemundo|
|Sun., Mar. 11||Noon||Bournemouth v. Tottenham||NBCSN, Telemundo|
|Sun., Mar. 11||2 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Mon., Mar. 12||3 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Mon., Mar. 12||4 p.m.||Stoke City v. Manchester City||NBCSN, Universo|
|Mon., Mar. 12||6 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
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