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Wednesday, December 2nd, 2020
1ST-PLACE TOTTENHAM HOST ARSENAL THIS SUNDAY AT 11:30 AM ET ON PEACOCK PREMIUM; MANCHESTER UNITED VISIT WEST HAM SATURDAY AT 12:30 PM ET ON NBC & UNIVERSO, HEADLINING WEEKEND PREMIER LEAGUE ACTION
Matchweek Concludes Monday with Brighton & Hove Albion v. Southampton at 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN
New Episode of THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW Monday, Dec. 7 at 5:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN Features Atlanta Hawks Forward John Collins
STAMFORD, Conn. – Dec. 2, 2020 – Harry Kane and first-place Tottenham host Arsenal in the North London Derby this Sunday at 11:30 a.m. ET on Peacock Premium, and Manchester United visit fifth-place West Ham this Saturday, Dec. 5 at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC and Universo, highlighting this weekend’s Premier League action. West Ham’s London Stadium will have 2,000 fans in attendance on Saturday, marking the first Premier League match with fans since March. Sunday’s North London Derby at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium will also host 2,000 supporters.
Spurs, who drew with Chelsea, 0-0, last weekend, are unbeaten in their last nine PL matches and enter the weekend sitting atop the table. Kane is tied for fifth in goals (seven) and leads the Premier League in assists (nine), and Heung-Min Son is second in goals with nine. Arsenal look to rebound from a 2-1 defeat to Wolverhampton Wanderers last weekend. Arlo White and former Premier League player Graeme Le Saux will call the match live from Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.
Manchester United, who have won three straight PL matches, came from behind to top Southampton, 3-2, last weekend behind two goals from Edinson Cavani, including the winner in stoppage time. West Ham have also won three matches in a row after defeating Aston Villa, 2-1, on Monday. White and Le Saux will call the action live from London Stadium.
Rebecca Lowe hosts Goal Zone, Premier League Mornings, and Premier League Live on Saturday and Sunday, joined by former Jamaica National Team player Robbie Earle and former Premier League footballer Robbie Mustoe. Ahmed Fareed hosts coverage on Monday with Mustoe.
Saturday begins with Premier League Morning at 7:00 a.m. ET on NCBSN, before match action begins at 7:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo as Premier League leading scorer Dominic Calvert-Lewin and Everton visit Burnley, followed by Manchester City-Fulham at 10 a.m. ET (NBCSN and Universo). Following West Ham-Man United at 12:30 p.m. on NBC, the day’s matches conclude at 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo with Christian Pulisic and third-place Chelsea hosting Leeds United at Stamford Bridge.
Sunday begins with Premier League Mornings at 6:50 a.m. ET on Peacock Premium, followed by West Brom v. Crystal Palace at 7 a.m. ET. Continuing on Peacock Premium, Sheffield United host Jamie Vardy and fourth-place Leicester City at 9:15 a.m. ET. Following Tottenham-Arsenal at 11:30 a.m. ET on Peacock Premium, second-place Liverpool visit seventh-place Wolverhampton Wanderers at 2:15 p.m. ET.
On Monday, Premier League coverage begins at 2 p.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN, followed by Brighton & Hove Albion v. Southampton at 3 p.m. ET (NBCSN).
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 Atlanta Hawks forward and Chelsea supporter John Collins.
THE 2 ROBBIES PODCAST
Robbie Earle and Robbie Mustoe discuss and dissect the top Premier League storylines after every matchweek on “The 2 Robbies” podcast. On last Monday’s episode, Earle and Mustoe discuss the key stories from Matchday 10 in the Premier League, including Chelsea and Tottenham’s scoreless draw at Stamford Bridge, Manchester United’s comeback win at Southampton, 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., Dec. 5||7 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||NBCSN|
|Sat., Dec. 5||7:30 a.m.||Burnley v. Everton||NBCSN, Universo|
|Sat., Dec. 5||9:30 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sat., Dec. 5||10 a.m.||Manchester City v. Fulham||NBCSN, Universo|
|Sat., Dec. 5||Noon||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sat., Dec. 5||12:30 p.m.||West Ham v. Manchester United||NBC, Universo|
|Sat., Dec. 5||2:30 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sat., Dec. 5||3 p.m.||Chelsea v. Leeds United||NBCSN, Universo|
|Sat., Dec. 5||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Sun., Dec. 6||6:50 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||NBCSN|
|Sun., Dec. 6||7 a.m.||West Brom v. Crystal Palace||Peacock Premium|
|Sun., Dec. 6||9:15 a.m.||Sheffield United v. Leicester City||Peacock Premium|
|Sun., Dec. 6||11:15 a.m.||Premier League Live||Peacock Premium|
|Sun., Dec. 6||11:30 a.m.||Tottenham v. Arsenal||Peacock Premium|
|Sun., Dec. 6||1:30 p.m.||Premier League Live||Peacock Premium|
|Sun., Dec. 6||2:15 p.m.||Liverpool v. Wolverhampton Wanderers||Peacock Premium|
|Sun., Dec. 6||4:15 p.m.||Goal Zone||Peacock Premium|
|Mon., Dec. 7||2:30 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Mon., Dec. 7||3 p.m.||Brighton & Hove Albion v. Southampton||NBCSN|
|Mon., Dec. 7||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Mon., Dec. 7||5:30 p.m.||THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW||NBCSN|