FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, February 20th, 2019
MANCHESTER UNITED HOST LIVERPOOL THIS SUN., FEB. 24 AT 9:05 A.M. ET ON NBCSN & TELEMUNDO, HIGHLIGHTING 28 PREMIER LEAGUE MATCHES IN 10-DAY STRETCH
Live Match Coverage Kicks off Friday, Feb. 22 at 2:45 p.m. ET with West Ham v. Fulham on NBCSN & Universo and Cardiff City v. Watford on NBC Sports Gold
Liverpool Star Mohamed Salah Joins Arlo White for “Inside the Mind” Series on NBC Sports’ YouTube Channel
Midweek Match Coverage Kicks off Next Tuesday, Feb. 26 with Four Matches Across NBC Sports; Chelsea Host Tottenham on Wed., Feb. 27 at 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN & Universo
New Episode of THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW featuring rapper Killer Mike on Wed., Feb. 27 at 5:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN
STAMFORD, Conn. – February 20, 2019 – Beginning this Friday, Feb. 22, NBC Sports presents 28 Premier League matches over 10 days, highlighted by 4th-place Manchester United v. 2nd-place Liverpool in a top-4 clash of archrivals on Sunday, Feb. 24 at 9:05 a.m. ET on NBCSN and Telemundo. Paul Pogba and Manchester United are unbeaten in their last nine Premier League matches, while Mohamed Salah and Liverpool can reclaim the top spot in the table with a win or draw. Arlo White calls the match, joined by Graeme Le Saux and Lee Dixon.
This week’s live match coverage begins on Friday, Feb. 22 at 2 p.m. ET with Premier League Live, followed by West Ham v. Fulham on NBCSN and Universo and Cardiff City v. Watford on NBC Sports Gold. Fulham and Cardiff City will continue their fight against relegation, with 12 matches remaining this season.
Weekend coverage begins on Saturday, Feb. 23 at 7 a.m. ET with Premier League Mornings, followed by Burnley v. 3rd-place Tottenham at 7:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo. Tottenham sit just five points behind Manchester City and Liverpool, while Burnley have not lost a Premier League match in 2019. At 10 a.m. ET, NBCSN and Universo present coverage of Newcastle v. Huddersfield, and Bournemouth host Wolverhampton Wanderers on NBC Sports Gold.
Saturday’s match coverage concludes with Leicester City v. Crystal Palace at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC. Crystal Palace sit one place below Leicester City, who haven’t won since New Year’s Day. White calls the match, joined by Dixon.
Premier League Mornings kicks off Sunday’s coverage, beginning at 8 a.m. ET on NBCSN. At 9:05 a.m. ET, NBC Sports Gold presents 5th-place Arsenal v. Southampton. Arsenal sit one point out of the top-4, while Southampton are currently one point from safety.
Premier League action picks back up on Tuesday, Feb. 26 with four matches across NBC Sports. Newcastle face Burnley at 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN and NBC Sports Gold presents Cardiff City v. Everton, Huddersfield v. Wolverhampton Wanderers and Leicester City v. Brighton & Hove Albion, and at 2:45 p.m. ET.
Midweek match coverage concludes on Wednesday, Feb. 27 with six matches on NBCSN and NBC Sports Gold. In a highly-anticipated London derby, Chelsea host Tottenham at 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo. White calls the match, joined by Le Saux.
NBC Sports Gold presents Manchester City v. West Ham, Crystal Palace v. Manchester United, Arsenal v. Bournemouth, Liverpool v. Watford, and Southampton v. Fulham.
Following Wednesday’s match coverage, NBCSN presents a new episode of THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW hosted by popular soccer personalities Michael Davies and Roger Bennett at 5:30 p.m. ET. Rapper Killer Mike will join next week’s episode.
Rebecca Lowe hosts Premier League Mornings, Premier League Live, and Goal Zone, joined by a combination of former Jamaica National Team player Robbie Earle, former U.S. Men’s National Team midfielder Kyle Martino, and former Premier League footballer Robbie Mustoe.
Next weekend (March 2-3), NBC Sports presents a full 10-match Premier League slate, leading off with the North London Derby at 7:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN as Tottenham host Arsenal.
INSIDE THE MIND OF MOHAMED SALAH
Liverpool star forward Mohamed Salah joins Arlo White for this week’s episode of “Inside the Mind,” exclusively on NBC Sports’ YouTube channel (available Saturday, Feb. 23).
PREMIER LEAGUE PICK ‘EM
NBC Sports’ Premier League Pick ‘Em is the first game from the new, free-to-play NBC Sports Predictor games app. The app, developed with Boom Fantasy, is available in the App Store and Google Play Store, and will give eligible fans the chance to win hundreds of thousands of dollars in prizes over the next year. Each match week, Premier League Pick ‘Em will feature at least $5,000 in weekly prizes, with a $50,000 grand prize for a “perfect week” – picking the correct scores of all five Premier League matches in that match week’s competition (information on scoring, prizing, and Official Rules here).
Matches in Play for Premier League Pick ‘Em this Week:
Match Days 27 & 28
|Sat., Feb. 23||10 a.m. – NBCSN||Newcastle v. Huddersfield|
|Sat., Feb. 23||10 a.m. – NBC Sports Gold||Bournemouth v. Wolverhampton Wanderers|
|Sat., Feb. 23||12:30 p.m. – NBC||Leicester City v. Crystal Palace|
|Sun., Feb. 24||9:05 a.m. – NBCSN||Manchester United v. Liverpool|
|Sun., Feb. 24||9:05 a.m. – NBC Sports Gold||Arsenal v. Southampton|
|Tues., Feb. 26||2:45 p.m. – NBC Sports Gold||Leicester City v. Brighton & Hove Albion|
|Tues., Feb. 26||3 p.m. – NBCSN||Newcastle v. Burnley|
|Wed., Feb. 27||2:45 p.m. – NBC Sports Gold||Arsenal v. Bournemouth|
|Wed., Feb. 27||3 p.m. – NBCSN||Chelsea v. Tottenham|
|Wed., Feb. 27||3 p.m. – NBC Sports Gold||Manchester City v. West Ham|
NBC Sports Gold – NBC Sports Digital’s direct-to-consumer live streaming product – “Premier League Pass” features 150 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. “Premier League Pass” features more than 1,000 hours of additional non-match content throughout the season. Fans can purchase by visiting NBCSportsGold.com for the 2018-19 season of “Premier League Pass,” available for the rest of the season at a reduced price of $24.99. Click here for more information.
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 games 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, subject to change):
|Fri., Feb. 22||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Fri., Feb. 22||2:45 p.m.||West Ham v. Fulham||NBCSN, Universo|
|Fri., Feb. 22||2:45 p.m.||Cardiff City v. Watford||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Feb. 23||7 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||NBCSN|
|Sat., Feb. 23||7:30 a.m.||Burnley v. Tottenham||NBCSN, Universo|
|Sat., Feb. 23||10 a.m.||Newcastle v. Huddersfield||NBCSN|
|Sat., Feb. 23||10 a.m.||Bournemouth v. Wolverhampton Wanderers||NBC Sports Gold, Universo|
|Sat., Feb. 23||12:30 p.m.||Leicester City v. Crystal Palace||NBC|
|Sun., Feb. 24||1 a.m.||Match of the Day||NBCSN|
|Sun., Feb. 24||8 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||NBCSN|
|Sun., Feb. 24||9:05 a.m.||Manchester United v. Liverpool||NBCSN, Telemundo|
|Sun., Feb. 24||9:05 a.m.||Arsenal v. Southampton||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sun., Feb. 24||11:05 a.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Mon., Feb. 25||1:30 a.m.||Match of the Week||NBCSN|
|Tues., Feb. 26||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Tues., Feb. 26||2:45 p.m.||Cardiff City v. Everton||NBC Sports Gold|
|Tues., Feb. 26||2:45 p.m.||Huddersfield v. Wolverhampton Wanderers||NBC Sports Gold|
|Tues., Feb. 26||2:45 p.m.||Leicester City v. Brighton & Hove Albion||NBC Sports Gold|
|Tues., Feb. 26||2:45 p.m.||Goal Rush||NBC Sports Gold|
|Tues., Feb. 26||3 p.m.||Newcastle v. Burnley||NBCSN|
|Tues., Feb. 26||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Wed., Feb. 27||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Wed., Feb. 27||3 p.m.||Chelsea v. Tottenham||NBCSN, Universo|
|Wed., Feb. 27||2:45 p.m.||Arsenal v. Bournemouth||NBC Sports Gold|
|Wed., Feb. 27||2:45 p.m.||Southampton v. Fulham||NBC Sports Gold|
|Wed. Feb. 27||3 p.m.||Manchester City v. West Ham||NBC Sports Gold|
|Wed., Feb. 27||3 p.m.||Crystal Palace v. Manchester United||NBC Sports Gold|
|Wed., Feb. 27||3 p.m.||Liverpool v. Watford||NBC Sports Gold|
|Wed., Feb. 27||2:45 p.m.||Goal Rush||NBC Sports Gold|
|Wed., Feb. 27||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Wed., Feb. 27||5:30 p.m.||THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW||NBCSN|
|Sat., Mar. 2||6:30 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||NBCSN|
|Sat., Mar. 2||7:30 a.m.||Tottenham v. Arsenal||NBCSN, Universo|
|Sat., Mar. 2||10 a.m.||Manchester United v. Southampton||NBCSN, Universo|
|Sat., Mar. 2||10 a.m.||Bournemouth v. Manchester City||CNBC|
|Sat., Mar. 2||10 a.m.||Brighton & Hove Albion v. Huddersfield||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Mar. 2||10 a.m.||Burnley v. Crystal Palace||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Mar. 2||10 a.m.||Wolverhampton Wanderers v. Cardiff City||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Mar. 2||10 a.m.||Goal Rush||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Mar. 2||12:30 p.m.||West Ham v. Newcastle||NBCSN, Universo|
|Sat., Mar. 2||2:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Sun., Mar. 3||6:30 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||NBCSN|
|Sun., Mar. 3||7 a.m.||Watford v. Leicester City||NBCSN|
|Sun., Mar. 3||9:05 a.m.||Fulham v. Chelsea||NBCSN, Universo|
|Sun., Mar. 3||11:15 a.m.||Everton v. Liverpool||NBCSN, Telemundo|
|Sun., Mar. 3||1:15 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
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