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Tuesday, January 28th, 2020
SERGIO AGUERO & MANCHESTER CITY VISIT TOTTENHAM THIS SUNDAY AT 11:30 A.M. ET ON NBCSN & TELEMUNDO, HEADLINING WEEKEND PREMIER LEAGUE ACTION
First-Place Liverpool Visit West Ham Tomorrow, Wednesday, Jan. 29, at 2:45 P.M. ET on NBCSN
Two-Hour Premier League Live: Transfer Deadline Special this Friday, Jan. 31, at 6 P.M. ET Features Breaking Transfer News & Analysis
NBC Sports Gold Presents Exclusive Live Coverage of Five Weekend Matches; Available Now for $64.99
A Special Encore Presentation of Matthew McConaughey on Men in Blazers Show tomorrow at 5:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN; Tottenham’s Heung-Min Son Chats with Arlo White on Friday’s Inside the Mind Ahead of Match Against Manchester City
STAMFORD, Conn. – Jan. 28, 2020 – NBC Sports’ coverage of the Premier League continues this weekend, headlined by Sergio Aguero and Manchester City visiting Heung-Min Son and Tottenham this Sunday, Feb. 2, at 11:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN and Telemundo.
Manchester City defeated Sheffield United, 1-0, in their most recent PL action and currently sit in second place, three points ahead of third-place Leicester City. Tottenham beat Norwich City, 2-1, last week behind goals from Dele Alli and Son. Spurs are in sixth place and enter the weekend six points outside the top-four. Arlo White and Graeme Le Saux will call the match from Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.
This weekend’s coverage begins on Saturday with Premier League Mornings at 7 a.m. ET on NBCSN, followed by fourth-place Chelsea visiting third-place Leicester City at 7:30 a.m. ET (NBCSN & Universo). The match features the Premier League’s leading scorer, Leicester City’s Jamie Vardy (17 goals this season), and Chelsea’s Tammy Abraham, who ranks sixth with 13 goals.
Then at 10 a.m. ET on NBCSN, Mohamed Salah and first-place Liverpool host Southampton. Liverpool, who defeated Wolverhampton Wanderers, 2-1, last Thursday, are unbeaten in their last 40 PL matches (35 wins, five draws) dating back to last season, and sit 16 points ahead of second-place Manchester City as they aim for their first-ever PL title.
At 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC and Universo, fifth-place Manchester United host seventh-place Wolverhampton Wanderers. Both clubs are level on points (34) with Tottenham. White and Le Saux will call the match from Old Trafford.
NBC Sports Gold presents exclusive live coverage of five matches this Saturday at 10 a.m. ET – Bournemouth v. Aston Villa; Crystal Palace v. Sheffield United; Newcastle v. Norwich City; Watford v. Everton; and West Ham v. Brighton & Hove Albion.
Tomorrow, Wednesday, Jan. 29 at 2:45 p.m. ET, NBCSN will present a rescheduled West Ham-Liverpool match. Coverage begins with Premier League Live at 2 p.m. ET on NBCSN.
THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW, hosted by soccer personalities Michael Davies and Roger Bennett, will air a special encore presentation with Matthew McConaughey, who welcomed viewers on NBC Sports for the Premier League Mornings Live Austin Fan Fest last October, tomorrow, Wednesday. Jan. 29, at 5:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN.
Rebecca Lowe hosts Goal Zone, Premier League Mornings, and Premier League Live, joined by former USMNT player Kyle Martino, and former Premier League footballer Robbie Mustoe.
PREMIER LEAGUE TRANSFER DEADLINE DAY SPECIAL THIS FRIDAY
This Friday, Jan. 31, NBCSN will present a two-hour Premier League Live: Transfer Deadline Special at 6 p.m. ET. The live two-hour special will cover breaking news and include insights and analysis on all the latest transfers at Friday’s deadline. The show will also include live coverage from Sky Sports’ studios in London.
Lowe, Martino and Mustoe will host coverage stateside, while White and Le Saux will be stationed in the UK. Sky Sports News chief reporter Bryan Swanson will also join the program.
“INSIDE THE MIND” OF HEUNG-MIN SON
On Friday’s episode of Inside the Mind, Arlo White chats with Tottenham forward Heung-Min Son ahead of his club’s match against Manchester City on Sunday. The interview can be seen on the Premier League on NBC YouTube channel on Friday.
THE 2 ROBBIES PODCAST
Robbie Earle and Robbie Mustoe discuss and dissect the top Premier League storylines after every match day on The 2 Robbies podcast. On the latest episode, the Robbies discuss Liverpool’s historic run this season.
PREMIER LEAGUE PICK ‘EM
NBC Sports’ Premier League Pick ‘Em returns this season from the 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 gives 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 $2,500 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:
Match Week 25
|Sat., Feb. 1||10 a.m. – NBCSN||Liverpool v. Southampton|
|Sat., Feb. 1||10 a.m. – NBC Sports Gold||Watford v. Everton|
|Sat., Feb. 1||12:30 p.m. – NBC, Universo||Manchester United v. Wolverhampton Wanderers|
|Sun., Feb. 2||9 a.m. – NBCSN||Burnley v. Arsenal|
|Sun., Feb. 2||11:30 a.m. – NBCSN, Telemundo||Tottenham v. Manchester City|
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.
NBC Sports Gold – NBC Sports Digital’s direct-to-consumer live streaming product – has launched its upgraded “Premier League Pass” for the 2019-20 season. For the first time, “Premier League Pass” will also include full-event replay for all 380 matches on demand*, new Sky Sports content, and more than 1,400 hours of the most robust offering of Premier League shoulder programming ever available in the U.S. Fans can purchase the enhanced “Premier League Pass,” priced at $64.99, today by visiting NBCSportsGold.com. Also available for purchase on NBCSportsGold.com is the new “MatchDay Pass” for $39.99, which features 140 live matches.
Following is the match schedule for this week (all times ET, subject to change):
|Wed., Jan. 29||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Wed., Jan. 29||2:45 p.m.||West Ham v. Liverpool||NBCSN|
|Wed., Jan. 29||4:45 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Wed., Jan. 29||5:30 p.m.||THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW||NBCSN|
|Fri., Jan. 31||6 p.m.||Premier League Live: Transfer Deadline Special||NBCSN|
|Sat., Feb. 1||7 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||NBCSN|
|Sat., Feb. 1||7:30 a.m.||Leicester City v. Chelsea||NBCSN, Universo|
|Sat., Feb. 1||10 a.m.||Liverpool v. Southampton||NBCSN|
|Sat., Feb. 1||10 a.m.||Bournemouth v. Aston Villa||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Feb. 1||10 a.m.||Crystal Palace v. Sheffield United||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Feb. 1||10 a.m.||Newcastle v. Norwich City||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Feb. 1||10 a.m.||Watford v. Everton||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Feb. 1||10 a.m.||West Ham v. Brighton||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Feb. 1||10 a.m.||Goal Rush||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Feb. 1||12:30 p.m.||Manchester United v. Wolverhampton Wanderers||NBC, Universo|
|Sat., Feb. 1||2:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBC|
|Sun., Feb. 2||8 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||NBCSN|
|Sun., Feb. 2||9 a.m.||Burnley v. Arsenal||NBCSN|
|Sun., Feb. 2||11 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sun., Feb. 2||11:30 a.m.||Tottenham v. Manchester City||NBCSN, Telemundo|
|Sun., Feb. 2||1:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|