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Wednesday, September 23rd, 2020
CHAMPIONS LIVERPOOL HOST ARSENAL NEXT MONDAY, SEPT. 28 AT 3:15 PM ET EXCLUSIVELY ON PEACOCK, HIGHLIGHTING NBC SPORTS’ PREMIER LEAGUE COVERAGE
Chelsea Visit West Bromwich Albion this Saturday at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC & Universo, Headlining Saturday’s Match Coverage
NBCSN Features a Trio of Matches this Sunday, Sept. 27 – Sheffield United-Leeds United at 7 a.m. ET, Tottenham-Newcastle at 9 a.m. ET and Manchester City-Leicester City at 11:30 a.m. ET
Peacock Premium is Exclusive Home to Four Premier League Matches in Final Week of September – Includes Monday Doubleheader Starting at 1 p.m. ET
STAMFORD, Conn. – Sept. 23, 2020 – Mohamed Salah and 2019-20 champions Liverpool host Arsenal in a clash of unbeaten clubs at Anfield next Monday, Sept. 28 at 3:15 p.m. ET, exclusively on Peacock Premium, highlighting this weekend’s Premier League action. Liverpool-Arsenal is one of four Premier League matches exclusively on Peacock Premium in the final week of September.
Both Liverpool and Arsenal look to continue their perfect start to the Premier League season. Led by Sadio Mane‘s second-half double, the Reds are coming off a 2-0 win at Chelsea last Sunday. Eddie Nketiah‘s late goal off the bench lifted the Gunners to victory over West Ham last Saturday at Emirates Stadium.
Arlo White will call the match on Peacock Premium, joined by former Chelsea player Graeme Le Saux, live from Anfield.
Rebecca Lowe hosts Goal Zone, Premier League Mornings, and Premier League Live, joined by former Jamaica National Team player Robbie Earle, and former Premier League footballer Robbie Mustoe.
This weekend’s coverage kicks off Saturday at 7 a.m. ET with Premier League Mornings on NBCSN, followed by an NBCSN and Universo doubleheader – Brighton & Hove Albion v. Manchester United at 7:30 a.m. ET and Crystal Palace v. Everton at 10 a.m. ET. At 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC and Universo, Chelsea visit West Bromwich Albion, who are looking for their first Premier League victory since rejoining the Premier League this season. White and Le Saux will call West Bromwich Albion-Chelsea on NBC. Then at 3 p.m. ET, Burnley host Southampton on Peacock Premium, followed by Goal Zone at 5 p.m. ET.
Sunday’s live Premier League coverage features a trio of NBCSN matches – coverage begins at 7 a.m. ET with Sheffield United v. Leeds United (NBCSN, Universo), followed at 9 a.m. ET by Tottenham v. Newcastle (NBCN, Telemundo). In Spurs’ 5-2 victory against Southampton on Sunday, Heung-Min Son scored four goals, which were all assisted by Harry Kane. Kane also scored the final goal.
Then at 11:30 a.m. ET Manchester City host Jamie Vardy and Leicester City (NBCSN, Telemundo). Coverage switches to Peacock Premium at 2 p.m. ET when West Ham host Wolverhampton Wanderers.
The match week concludes next Monday, Sept. 28, starting with Premier League Live at Noon ET on Peacock Premium, followed by a doubleheader on Peacock Premium – Fulham v. Aston Villa at 1 p.m. ET, then at 3:15 p.m. ET, Champions Liverpool host Arsenal at Anfield. Monday’s coverage concludes at 5:30 p.m. ET on Peacock Premium with Goal Zone.
“INSIDE THE MIND” OF PIERRE-EMERICK AUBAMEYANG
On this week’s episode of Inside the Mind, Arlo White will speak with Arsenal star forward and captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. The interview can be seen on the Premier League on NBC Sports YouTube channel.
THE 2 ROBBIES PODCAST
Robbie Mustoe and Robbie Earle discuss and dissect the top Premier League storylines after every match day on “The 2 Robbies” podcast. The Robbies reflected on Liverpool’s 2-0 win at Chelsea, Manchester United’s struggles against Crystal Palace and Dele Alli’s future at Tottenham on last Sunday’s episode. Earle and Mustoe will analyze Manchester City’s opening match of the season against Wolves and look ahead to the key storylines heading into Matchday 3 on today’s episode. The “2 Robbies” podcast is available anywhere you listen to podcasts.
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 featured matches in that contest (information on scoring, prizing, and Official Rules here).
Matches in Play for Premier League Pick ‘Em:
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NBC SPORTS PUB PASS
For commercial establishments looking to show Premier League, they can get the NBC Sports Pub Pass, the new customizable platform specifically for the retail pub/restaurant market in the USA. The NBC Sports Pub Pass offers Pubs, Bars, Clubs and Restaurants and commercial establishments nationwide all the Premier League matches and programming specifically for commercial establishments – Live, Commercial-Free and On-Demand. To subscribe or to find out more information about the NBC Sports Pub Pass go to https://www.nbcpubpass.com/.
Peacock – NBCUniversal’s new streaming service – features free and premium tiers across mobile, web and connected TV devices. Starting this season, Peacock Premium is the exclusive home of 175 live matches and a total of 1,500 hours of Premier League programming – the most robust offering ever available in the U.S. – including full-event replays for all 380 matches on-demand (after 9 p.m. ET) for the 2020-21 season. Premier League matches are included with Peacock Premium, which is $4.99 per month. Additionally, Peacock will feature Premier League news and other programming from Premier League Productions on its free, exclusive Premier League TV channel on Peacock, now streaming seven days a week. Visit peacocktv.com/premierleague for more information.
Viewers can sign up for Peacock for free at peacocktv.com. Peacock is currently available on the Roku platform; Apple devices including iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV 4K and Apple TV HD; Google platforms and devices including Android™, Android TV™ devices, Chromecast and Chromecast built-in devices; Microsoft’s Xbox One family of devices, including Xbox One S and Xbox One X; Sony PlayStation4 and PlayStation 4 Pro; and VIZIO SmartCast™ TVs and LG Smart TVs. Comcast’s eligible Xfinity X1 and Flex customers, as well as eligible Cox Contour customers, enjoy Peacock Premium included with their service at no additional cost.
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.
Following is the match schedule for this weekend’s Premier League coverage (all times ET, subject to change):
|Sat., Sept. 26||7 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||NBCSN|
|Sat., Sept. 26||7:30 a.m.||Brighton & Hove Albion v. Manchester United||NBCSN, Universo|
|Sat., Sept. 26||10 a.m.||Crystal Palace v. Everton||NBCSN, Universo|
|Sat., Sept. 26||12:30 p.m.||West Bromwich Albion v. Chelsea||NBC, Universo|
|Sat., Sept. 26||2:30 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBC|
|Sat., Sept. 26||3 p.m.||Burnley v. Southampton||Peacock Premium|
|Sat., Sept. 26||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||Peacock Premium|
|Sun., Sept. 27||7 a.m.||Sheffield United v. Leeds United||NBCSN, Universo|
|Sun., Sept. 27||9 a.m.||Tottenham v. Newcastle||NBCSN, Telemundo|
|Sun., Sept. 27||11 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sun., Sept. 27||11:30 a.m.||Manchester City v. Leicester City||NBCSN, Telemundo|
|Sun., Sept. 27||1:30 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sun., Sept. 27||2 p.m.||West Ham v. Wolverhampton Wanderers||Peacock Premium|
|Mon., Sept. 28||Noon||Premier League Live||Peacock Premium|
|Mon., Sept. 28||1 p.m.||Fulham v. Aston Villa||Peacock Premium|
|Mon., Sept. 28||3:15 p.m.||Liverpool v. Arsenal||Peacock Premium|
|Mon., Sept. 28||5:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||Peacock Premium|