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Wednesday, February 17th, 2021
LIVERPOOL HOST EVERTON THIS SATURDAY, FEB. 20 AT 12:30 P.M. ET ON NBC AND UNIVERSO, HEADLINING PREMIER LEAGUE ACTION ACROSS NBC SPORTS
Peacock Premium to Stream Its First-Ever Live Spanish-Language Sporting Event – Arsenal v. Manchester City – This Sunday at 11:30 a.m. ET
NBCSN Presents Sky Sports’ Micah Richards: Tackling Racism Monday, Feb. 22 at 5:30 p.m. ET
Two Matches Today on NBCSN: Burnley-Fulham (1 p.m. ET) and Everton-Manchester City (3:15 p.m. ET)
STAMFORD, Conn. – Feb. 17, 2021 – Mohamed Salah and Liverpool host Everton this Saturday, Feb. 20 at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC and Universo, as the 238th Merseyside Derby highlights Premier League action across NBC Sports this weekend.
On Sunday at 11:30 a.m. ET, Peacock Premium presents its first-ever live Spanish-language sporting event with the Arsenal-Manchester City match. Peacock Premium will also have exclusive live English-language coverage of the game.
As NBCUniversal continues to celebrate Black History Month, NBCSN will present Sky Sports’ Micah Richards: Tackling Racism on Monday, Feb. 22 at 5:30 p.m. ET. The documentary focuses on areas of the game that are affected by racism with the objective of seeking real answers, solutions and achievable targets moving forward, making the game safer and more inclusive for all.
This week’s coverage begins today at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN with Premier League Live, followed by two rescheduled midweek matches: Burnley host Fulham at 1 p.m. ET on NBCSN, and first-place Manchester City visit Everton at 3:15 p.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo. Manchester City opened a seven-point lead atop the table after defeating Tottenham, 3-0, last weekend. Following Everton-Manchester City is Goal Zone at 5:15 p.m. ET on NBCSN.
Liam McHugh hosts Premier League Live and Goal Zone today, joined by former Premier League players Danny Higginbotham and Robbie Mustoe.
Rebecca Lowe hosts this weekend’s Premier League Mornings, Premier League Live and Goal Zone shows, joined by Mustoe and former Premier League player Tim Howard on Friday and Saturday, and Higginbotham and Howard on Sunday. McHugh hosts Monday’s shows alongside Higginbotham and Howard.
This Friday, Feb. 19, coverage kicks off with Premier League Live at 2:30 p.m. ET on Peacock Premium, followed by Wolverhampton Wanderers v. Leeds United at 3 p.m. ET.
Saturday’s coverage begins at 7 a.m. ET with Premier League Mornings on NBCSN, followed by Southampton hosting fourth-place Chelsea, who are unbeaten under Thomas Tuchel, at 7:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo. At 10 a.m. ET, West Brom visit Burnley on NBCSN and Universo. Following Liverpool-Everton at 12:30 p.m. ET (NBC, Universo), Fulham host Sheffield United at 3 p.m. ET on Peacock Premium.
Liverpool fell to Leicester City, 3-1, last weekend and look to bounce back from three consecutive losses. Everton, who lost to Fulham, 2-0, last Sunday, sit three points behind Liverpool in the table. Salah leads the Premier League with 17 goals, while Everton’s Dominic Calvert-Lewin is tied for third with 13 goals. Arlo White and former Premier League player Lee Dixon will call the action live from Anfield.
On Sunday, Feb. 21, Peacock Premium will present four matches, beginning at 7 a.m. ET with fifth-place West Ham v. Harry Kane and Tottenham. At 9 a.m. ET, third-place Leicester City visit Aston Villa, followed by Arsenal hosting first-place Manchester City at 11:30 a.m. ET (Peacock Premium in English and Spanish). The match will be called by play-by-play commentator Andres Cantor and analyst Manuel Sol in Spanish, and White and Graeme Le Saux in English. Sunday’s match coverage concludes on Peacock Premium at 2 p.m. ET as second-place Manchester United host Newcastle.
This weekend’s coverage concludes on Monday, Feb. 22 as Crystal Palace visit Brighton & Hove Albion at 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN. Following Crystal Palace-Brighton on NBCSN is Goal Zone at 5 p.m. ET.
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 Manchester City’s dominant win over Tottenham, Liverpool losing their third straight Premier League match, 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 schedule for NBC Sports’ upcoming Premier League coverage (all times ET, subject to change):
|Wed., Feb. 17||12:30 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Wed., Feb. 17||1 p.m.||Burnley v. Fulham||NBCSN|
|Wed., Feb. 17||3:15 p.m.||Everton v. Manchester City||NBCSN, Universo|
|Wed., Feb. 17||5:15 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Fri., Feb. 19||2:30 p.m.||Premier League Live||Peacock Premium|
|Fri., Feb. 19||3 p.m.||Wolverhampton Wanderers v. Leeds United||Peacock Premium|
|Fri., Feb. 19||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||Peacock Premium|
|Sat., Feb. 20||7 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||NBCSN|
|Sat., Feb. 20||7:30 a.m.||Southampton v. Chelsea||NBCSN, Universo|
|Sat., Feb. 20||9:30 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sat., Feb. 20||10 a.m.||Burnley v. West Brom||NBCSN, Universo|
|Sat., Feb. 20||Noon||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sat., Feb. 20||12:30 p.m.||Liverpool v. Everton||NBC, Universo|
|Sat., Feb. 20||2:30 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBC|
|Sat., Feb. 20||2:45 p.m.||Premier League Live||Peacock Premium|
|Sat., Feb. 20||3 p.m.||Fulham v. Sheffield United||Peacock Premium|
|Sat., Feb. 20||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||Peacock Premium|
|Sun., Feb. 21||6:50 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||Peacock Premium|
|Sun., Feb. 21||7 a.m.||West Ham v. Tottenham||Peacock Premium|
|Sun., Feb. 21||9:05 a.m.||Aston Villa v. Leicester City||Peacock Premium|
|Sun., Feb. 21||11 a.m.||Premier League Live||Peacock Premium|
|Sun., Feb. 21||11:30 a.m.||Arsenal v. Manchester City||Peacock Premium|
|Sun., Feb. 21||1:30 p.m.||Premier League Live||Peacock Premium|
|Sun., Feb. 21||2 p.m.||Manchester United v. Newcastle||Peacock Premium|
|Sun., Feb. 21||4 p.m.||Goal Zone||Peacock Premium|
|Mon., Feb. 22||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Mon., Feb. 22||3 p.m.||Brighton & Hove Albion v. Crystal Palace||NBCSN|
|Mon., Feb. 22||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Mon., Feb. 22||5:30 p.m.||Micah Richards: Tackling Racism||NBCSN|
|Tues., Feb. 23||12:30 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Tues., Feb. 23||1 p.m.||Leeds United v. Southampton||NBCSN|
|Tues., Feb. 23||3 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|