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Tuesday, January 19th, 2021
CHRISTIAN PULISIC & CHELSEA VISIT THIRD-PLACE LEICESTER CITY TODAY AT 3:15 P.M. ET ON NBCSN, HEADLINING MIDWEEK PREMIER LEAGUE ACTION ACROSS NBC SPORTS
Pulisic Featured on New Episode of THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW Today at 6 p.m. ET on NBCSN
Pep Guardiola Joins Tim Howard on Next Episode of Inside the Mind
STAMFORD, Conn. – Jan. 19, 2021 – Christian Pulisic and Chelsea visit Jamie Vardy and third-place Leicester City this afternoon at 3:15 p.m. ET on NBCSN, highlighting NBC Sports’ midweek slate of Premier League competition.
Chelsea topped Fulham, 1-0, last weekend behind a goal from Mason Mount, while Leicester City defeated Southampton, 2-0, to remain unbeaten in their past five Premier League matches.
Today’s coverage begins at 12:30 p.m. ET with Premier League Live on Peacock Premium, followed by West Ham v. West Brom at 1 p.m. ET (Peacock Premium).
Following Leicester City- Chelsea, today’s coverage continues on NBCSN with Goal Zone at 5:15 p.m. ET and a new episode of THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW, hosted by Roger Bennett and Michael Davies, at 6 p.m. ET with special guests Pulisic and musician Samuel T. Herring of Future Islands.
Rebecca Lowe hosts Premier League Live this week, joined by former Jamaica National Team player Robbie Earle (today-Thursday) and former Premier League footballers Robbie Mustoe (today) and Danny Higginbotham (Wednesday and Friday).
Tomorrow, Wednesday, Jan. 20, coverage begins at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN with Premier League Live. At 1 p.m. ET, second-place Manchester City, who have won five consecutive PL matches, including a 4-0 win over Crystal Palace last weekend, host Aston Villa on NBCSN and Universo. Following Manchester City-Aston Villa, Marcus Rashford and first-place Manchester United visit Fulham at 3:15 p.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo.
On Thursday, Premier League leading scorer Mohamed Salah (13 goals) and fourth-place Liverpool host Burnley at 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo.
This week’s coverage concludes Saturday, Jan. 23 as Newcastle visit Aston Villa at 3 p.m. ET on Peacock Premium.
“INSIDE THE MIND” OF PEP GUARDIOLA
Tim Howard hosts the next edition of Inside the Mind and speaks with Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola. The interview will be available on the Premier League on NBC Sports YouTube channel.
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 their latest episode, Earle and Mustoe discuss the key takeaways from Liverpool and Manchester United’s scoreless draw at Anfield, Leicester City’s 2-0 victory over Southampton, and more. The “2 Robbies” podcast is available anywhere you listen to podcasts.
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 schedule for NBC Sports’ upcoming Premier League coverage (all times ET, subject to change):
|Tues., Jan. 19||12:30 p.m.||Premier League Live||Peacock Premium|
|Tues., Jan. 19||1 p.m.||West Ham v. West Brom||Peacock Premium|
|Tues., Jan. 19||3 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Tues., Jan. 19||3:15 p.m.||Leicester City v. Chelsea||NBCSN|
|Tues., Jan. 19||5:15 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Tues., Jan. 19||6 p.m.||THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW||NBCSN|
|Wed., Jan. 20||12:30 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Wed., Jan. 20||1 p.m.||Manchester City v. Aston Villa||NBCSN, Universo|
|Wed., Jan. 20||3 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Wed., Jan. 20||3:15 p.m.||Fulham v. Manchester United||NBCSN, Universo|
|Wed., Jan. 20||5:15 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Thurs., Jan. 21||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Thurs., Jan. 21||3 p.m.||Liverpool v. Burnley||NBCSN, Universo|
|Thurs., Jan. 21||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Sat., Jan. 23||3 p.m.||Aston Villa v. Newcastle||Peacock Premium|