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Wednesday, November 18th, 2020
HARRY KANE AND 2ND-PLACE TOTTENHAM HOST MANCHESTER CITY THIS SATURDAY, NOV. 21 AT 12:30 PM ET ON NBC AND UNIVERSO, HEADLINING WEEKEND PREMIER LEAGUE ACTION
Defending Champions Liverpool Host First-Place Leicester City This Sunday, Nov. 22 at 2:15 p.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo
Chelsea Visit Newcastle, Sat. at 7:30 a.m. ET & Manchester United Host West Brom, Sat. at 3 p.m. ET, Highlighting Peacock Premium Coverage
New Episode of THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW Monday, Nov. 23 at 5:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN Features Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah & Musician Big Boi; Leicester City’s Jamie Vardy Joins Arlo White for New Episode of Inside the Mind
STAMFORD, Conn. – Nov. 18, 2020 – Harry Kane and second-place Tottenham host Kevin De Bruyne and Manchester City, this Saturday, Nov. 21 at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC and Universo, highlighting this weekend’s Premier League action.
Spurs are unbeaten in their last seven PL matches. Kane is tied for fifth in goals (seven) and leads the Premier League in assists (eight). Manchester City, Premier League champions in two of the past three seasons, are coming off a 1-1 draw with Liverpool. Arlo White and former Premier League player Lee Dixon will call the action live from Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.
On Sunday, defending champions Liverpool host Jamie Vardy and first-place Leicester City at 2:15 p.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo.
Liverpool, who currently sit in third place and are one point behind Leicester City, drew with Manchester City, 1-1, in their last Premier League match. The Foxes have won their last three PL matches, including a 1-0 victory over Wolverhampton Wanderers on Nov. 8. Vardy is tied with Everton’s Dominic Calvert-Lewin, Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah and Tottenham’s Heung-Min Son for first in the Premier League with eight goals this season. White will call the match, joined by former Premier League player Graeme Le Saux, live from Anfield.
This weekend’s coverage kicks off Saturday at 7 a.m. ET with Premier League Mornings on Peacock Premium, followed by Newcastle v. fourth-place Chelsea at 7:30 a.m. ET (Peacock Premium). Then at 10 a.m. ET, Jack Grealish and sixth-place Aston Villa host Brighton & Hove Albion on NBCSN and Universo.
Saturday’s match action concludes at 3 p.m. ET on Peacock Premium when Manchester United host West Brom at Old Trafford.
Rebecca Lowe hosts Goal Zone, Premier League Mornings, and Premier League Live on Saturday and Sunday, joined by former Jamaican National Team player Robbie Earle and former Premier League and U.S. Men’s National Team goalkeeper Tim Howard. Ahmed Fareed hosts coverage on Monday with Earle and Howard.
Sunday’s coverage kicks off at 6:50 a.m. ET on Peacock Premium as Dominic Calvert-Lewin and seventh-place Everton visit Fulham, followed by Sheffield United v. West Ham at 9 a.m. ET. Then at 11:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN and Telemundo, Patrick Bamford and Leeds United host Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Arsenal.
On Monday, Premier League coverage begins at Noon ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN, followed by Burnley v. Crystal Palace at 12:30 p.m. ET (NBCSN, Universo). The weekend’s match coverage concludes at 3 p.m. ET with a Top 10 matchup between ninth-place Wolverhampton Wanderers and fourth-place Southampton (NBCSN, Universo). Southampton have won three straight matches and are unbeaten in their past six, while Wolves look to bounce back from a 1-0 defeat to Leicester City in their most recent match.
Monday’s coverage continues with Goal Zone at 5 p.m. ET on NBCSN, followed by a new episode of THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW, hosted by Roger Bennett and Michael Davies, at 5:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN featuring Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah and musician Big Boi. Salah’s segment was recorded prior to his COVID-19 test results.
“INSIDE THE MIND” OF JAMIE VARDY
Arlo White hosts the latest edition of Inside the Mind and speaks with Leicester City’s Jamie Vardy, who is tied for first in the PL in goals this season with eight. 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. On last Sunday’s episode, Earle and Mustoe recapped the key stories from Matchday 8 in the Premier League, including the 1-1 draw between Manchester City and Liverpool, how Salah, Mane, Firmino & Jota all looked together, and more. 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., Nov. 21||7 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||Peacock Premium|
|Sat., Nov. 21||7:30 a.m.||Newcastle v. Chelsea||Peacock Premium|
|Sat., Nov. 21||9:30 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sat., Nov. 21||10 a.m.||Aston Villa v. Brighton & Hove Albion||NBCSN, Universo|
|Sat., Nov. 21||Noon||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sat., Nov. 21||12:30 p.m.||Tottenham v. Manchester City||NBC, Universo|
|Sat., Nov. 21||2:30 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBC|
|Sat., Nov. 21||3 p.m.||Manchester United v. West Brom||Peacock Premium|
|Sat., Nov. 21||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||Peacock Premium|
|Sun., Nov. 22||6:50 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||Peacock Premium|
|Sun., Nov. 22||7 a.m.||Fulham v. Everton||Peacock Premium|
|Sun., Nov. 22||9 a.m.||Sheffield United v. West Ham||Peacock Premium|
|Sun., Nov. 22||11 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sun., Nov. 22||11:30 a.m.||Leeds United v. Arsenal||NBCSN, Telemundo|
|Sun., Nov. 22||1:30 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sun., Nov. 22||2:15 p.m.||Liverpool v. Leicester City||NBCSN, Universo|
|Sun., Nov. 22||4:15 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Mon., Nov. 23||Noon||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Mon., Nov. 23||12:30 p.m.||Burnley v. Crystal Palace||NBCSN, Universo|
|Mon., Nov. 23||2:30 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Mon., Nov. 23||3 p.m.||Wolverhampton Wanderers v. Southampton||NBCSN, Universo|
|Mon., Nov. 23||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Mon., Nov. 23||5:30 p.m.||THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW||NBCSN|