FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, January 7th, 2021
TOBIN HEATH & CHRISTEN PRESS IN ACTION WITH TWO FA WOMEN’S SUPER LEAGUE MATCHES LIVE ACROSS NBC SPORTS THIS SUNDAY
Heath, Press & First-Place Manchester United Visit Everton this Sunday Live at 7 a.m. ET on NBCSN
Third-Place Chelsea Face Reading Sunday Live at 9 a.m. ET on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports App
STAMFORD, Conn. – Jan. 7, 2021 – U.S. Women’s National Team stars Tobin Heath and Christen Press will be in action this weekend as NBC Sports’ coverage of the FA Women’s Super League continues after a holiday break with two live matches on Sunday.
Heath, Press and first-place Manchester United visit Everton live at 7 a.m. ET on NBCSN. Heath ties for second on the club and leads all U.S. players in the Women’s Super League with four goals this season. United, who sit atop the table with 26 points (8-2-0), have won their past three League matches and are unbeaten on the season.
Additionally on Sunday, third-place Chelsea play Reading live at 9 a.m. ET on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app.
Following is this weekend’s match schedule across NBC Sports (all times ET, subject to change):
|Sun., Jan. 10||7 a.m.||Everton v. Manchester United||NBCSN, NBCSports.com, NBC Sports app (LIVE)|
|9 a.m.||Reading v. Chelsea||NBCSports.com, NBC Sports app (LIVE)|
In partnership with Atalanta Media, NBC Sports will present 50 league matches between September and May across NBC Sports platforms, including at least 12 matches on NBCSN.
The FA Women’s Super League is the top level of women’s professional football in England, featuring 12 clubs throughout the country plus a relegation system with the 11-team FA Women’s Championship. Chelsea won last season’s title for the third time, while Aston Villa won the FA Women’s Championship to earn promotion for this season.