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Tuesday, July 7th, 2020
CHRISTIAN PULISIC & CHELSEA VISIT SHEFFIELD UNITED THIS SAT. AT 12:30 PM ET ON NBC & UNIVERSO; TOTTENHAM V. ARSENAL SUN. AT 11:30 AM ET ON NBCSN & TELEMUNDO, THIS WEEKEND IN PREMIER LEAGUE COVERAGE
Mid-Week Matches Continue, Highlighted by Arsenal v. Third-Place Leicester City Today and Brighton & Hove Albion v. Champions Liverpool Tomorrow – Both at 3:15 p.m. ET on NBCSN & Universo
Peacock & NBC Sports Gold Present Exclusive Live Coverage of Five Matches this Week, Highlighted by Wolverhampton Wanderers Visiting Sheffield United Tomorrow at 1 p.m. ET; NBC Sports Gold Available Now for $9.99
“The 2 Robbies” Podcast Discusses the Race to Qualify for the Champions League & the Clubs Fighting to Avoid Relegation
STAMFORD, Conn. – July 7, 2020 – Christian Pulisic and fourth-place Chelsea visit ninth-place Sheffield United this Saturday at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC and Universo, highlighting NBC Sports’ Premier League coverage this week. In four league matches since the Premier League’s return to play on June 17, Pulisic has scored two goals and drew two penalties which led to another pair of Chelsea goals. Last Saturday, goals from Willian, Ross Barkley, and Olivier Giroud gave the Blues a 3-0 win over Watford at Stamford Bridge.
Also this weekend, it’s the second North London Derby of the 2019-20 season, as seventh-place Arsenal visit eighth-place Tottenham this Sunday, July 12, at 11:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN and Telemundo. The Gunners are coming off a third-straight Premier League clean sheet with a 2-0 win at sixth-place Wolverhampton Wanderers last Saturday at Molineux Stadium, while Tottenham are coming off a 1-0 victory over Everton yesterday.
Arlo White will call both the Sheffield United v. Chelsea and Tottenham v. Arsenal matches this weekend, joined by former Chelsea player Graeme Le Saux at Bramall Lane this Saturday and Arsenal legend Lee Dixon from Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Sunday.
NBC Sports presents a full 10-match slate from today, Tuesday, July 7 through Thursday, July 9. Premier League Live kicks off coverage each day at Noon ET on NBCSN.
Today, Crystal Palace will host Chelsea at 1 p.m. ET on NBCSN, followed by third-place Leicester City visiting seventh-place Arsenal at 3:15 p.m. ET (NBCSN, Universo). Tomorrow’s coverage includes second-place Manchester City hosting Newcastle at 1 p.m. ET, followed by the newly crowned Champions Liverpool visiting Brighton & Hove Albion at 3:15 p.m. ET – both on NBCSN and Universo.
Thursday’s coverage begins at 1 p.m. ET with Bournemouth v. Tottenham on NBCSN and concludes at 3:15 p.m. ET with fifth-place Manchester United visiting Aston Villa (NBCSN, Universo).
Peacock and NBC Sports Gold present exclusive live coverage of five matches this week, including four matches at 1 p.m. ET during the mid-week – starting today with Watford v. Norwich City, continuing tomorrow with ninth-place Sheffield United v. the sixth-place Wolves and West Ham v. 10th-place Burnley, and followed by Everton v. Southampton this Thursday.
This weekend’s coverage kicks off this Saturday with Premier League Mornings at 7 a.m. ET on NBCSN. Saturday’s coverage includes first-place Liverpool v. 10th-place Burnley and concluding at 3 p.m. ET with Brighton & Hove Albion hosting Manchester City – both on NBCSN and Universo.
Sunday’s coverage begins with Wolverhampton Wanderers hosting Everton at 7 a.m. ET on NBCSN, followed by Aston Villa v. Crystal Palace at 9:15 a.m. ET and at 2 p.m. ET with Leicester City visiting Bournemouth. Matches conclude on Monday, July 13 with Manchester United hosting Southampton at 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo.
Rebecca Lowe hosts Goal Zone, Premier League Mornings, and Premier League Live, joined by former Jamaica National Team player Robbie Earle, former Premier League footballer Robbie Mustoe, and former USMNT player Kyle Martino. Ahmed Fareed hosts next Monday’s Premier League Live and Goal Zone, alongside Mustoe and Martino.
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. This week on “The 2 Robbies” podcast, Earle and Mustoe continue to recap the busy stretch of matches with a big focus on the race to qualify for the Champions League and analysis of how things are shaping up at the bottom of the table between the clubs fighting to avoid relegation.
PREMIER LEAGUE PICK ‘EM
NBC Sports’ Premier League Pick ‘Em returns on the free-to-play NBC Sports Predictor games app, available in the App Store and Google Play Store. Each match week, Premier League Pick ‘Em features a $50,000 jackpot prize for a “perfect score” – predicting the correct exact results of all five featured matches in that contest (information on scoring, prizing, and Official Rules here).
Matches in Play for Premier League Pick ‘Em:
|Match Week 34
Match Week 35
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 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 – launched its upgraded “Premier League Pass” for the 2019-20 season. For the first time, “Premier League Pass” includes 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 $9.99 (originally $64.99), today by visiting NBCSportsGold.com.
Peacock – NBCUniversal’s new streaming service – will stream all live matches currently available via NBC Sports Gold’s “Premier League Pass.” Premier League matches are included with Peacock Premium, which is currently available to Comcast’s Xfinity X1 and Flex customers across the country. Peacock will launch nationally with free and premium tiers across mobile, web and connected TV devices next Wednesday, July 15.
Following is NBC Sports’ Premier League match schedule through this week (all times ET, subject to change):
|Tues., July 7||Noon||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Tues., July 7||1 p.m.||Crystal Palace v. Chelsea||NBCSN|
|Tues., July 7||1 p.m.||Watford v. Norwich City||Peacock, NBC Sports Gold|
|Tues., July 7||3:15 p.m.||Arsenal v. Leicester City||NBCSN, Universo|
|Tues., July 7||5:15 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Wed., July 8||Noon||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Wed., July 8||1 p.m.||Manchester City v. Newcastle||NBCSN, Universo|
|Wed., July 8||1 p.m.||Sheffield United v. Wolverhampton Wanderers||Peacock, NBC Sports Gold|
|Wed., July 8||1 p.m.||West Ham v. Burnley||Peacock, NBC Sports Gold|
|Wed., July 8||3:15 p.m.||Brighton & Hove Albion v. Liverpool||NBCSN, Universo|
|Wed., July 8||5:15 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Thurs., July 9||Noon||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Thurs., July 9||1 p.m.||Bournemouth v. Tottenham||NBCSN|
|Thurs., July 9||1 p.m.||Everton v. Southampton||Peacock, NBC Sports Gold|
|Thurs., July 9||3:15 p.m.||Aston Villa v. Manchester United||NBCSN, Universo|
|Thurs., July 9||5:15 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Sat., July 11||7 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||NBCSN|
|Sat., July 11||7:30 a.m.||Norwich City v. West Ham||TBD|
|Sat., July 11||7:30 a.m.||Watford v. Newcastle||TBD|
|Sat., July 11||9:30 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sat., July 11||10 a.m.||Liverpool v. Burnley||NBCSN, Universo|
|Sat., July 11||Noon||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sat., July 11||12:30 p.m.||Sheffield United v. Chelsea||NBC, Universo|
|Sat., July 11||2:30 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBC|
|Sat., July 11||3 p.m.||Brighton & Hove Albion v. Manchester City||NBCSN, Universo|
|Sun., July 12||7 a.m.||Wolverhampton Wanderers v. Everton||NBCSN|
|Sun., July 12||9:15 a.m.||Aston Villa v. Crystal Palace||NBCSN|
|Sun., July 12||11 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sun., July 12||11:30 a.m.||Tottenham v. Arsenal||NBCSN, Telemundo|
|Sun., July 12||1:30 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sun., July 12||2 p.m.||Bournemouth v. Leicester City||NBCSN|
|Sun., July 12||4 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Mon., July 13||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Mon., July 13||3 p.m.||Manchester United v. Southampton||NBCSN, Universo|
|Mon., July 13||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|