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Wednesday, April 7th, 2021
SECOND-PLACE MANCHESTER UNITED VISIT TOTTENHAM THIS SUNDAY, APRIL 11 AT 11:30 A.M. ET ON PEACOCK; CHELSEA AT CRYSTAL PALACE SATURDAY AT 12:30 P.M. ET ON NBC & UNIVERSO
Peacock Presents Sunday’s Tottenham-Manchester United Match in English and Spanish
Matchweek Begins this Friday, April 9 at 3 p.m. ET with Fulham v. Wolverhampton Wanderers on Peacock
USMNT & Barnsley Forward Daryl Dike and Dallas Mavericks Guard Josh Richardson Featured on New Episode of THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW on Monday, April 12 at 5:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN
Chelsea Manager Thomas Tuchel Joins Graeme Le Saux on Next Episode of Inside the Mind
STAMFORD, Conn. – April 7, 2021 – Bruno Fernandes and second-place Manchester United visit Harry Kane and Tottenham this Sunday, April 11 at 11:30 a.m. ET on Peacock, and Chelsea visit Crystal Palace Saturday, April 10 at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC and Universo, highlighting Premier League action across NBC Sports this weekend.
Manchester United topped Brighton & Hove Albion, 2-1, on Sunday behind a late winner from Mason Greenwood. Tottenham drew Newcastle, 2-2, last weekend as Kane, who leads the Premier League with 19 goals, netted a brace. Peacock presents the match in English and Spanish as Arlo White and former Premier League player Lee Dixon will call the match in English live from Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, and play-by-play commentator Andres Cantor and analyst Manuel Sol will call the action in Spanish.
Fifth-place Chelsea lost to West Brom, 5-2, last weekend as Christian Pulisic scored his first Chelsea goal under manager Thomas Tuchel. Chelsea are one point out of the top four. Crystal Palace drew Everton, 1-1, on Monday. White and former Premier League player Graeme Le Saux will call the action live from Selhurst Park.
This week’s coverage begins Friday, April 9 with Premier League Live at 2:30 p.m. ET on Peacock, followed by Fulham v. Wolverhampton Wanderers at 3 p.m. ET and Goal Zone at 5 p.m. ET.
Liam McHugh hosts this Friday’s Premier League Live and Goal Zone shows alongside former Premier League players Danny Higginbotham and Tim Howard. Rebecca Lowe hosts Saturday’s shows with Higginbotham and Howard. On Sunday, Lowe hosts with Howard and former Premier League player Robbie Mustoe. Ahmed Fareed hosts Monday’s coverage alongside Howard and Mustoe.
Saturday’s coverage begins at 7 a.m. ET on Peacock with Premier League Mornings, followed by first-place Manchester City hosting Leeds United at 7:30 a.m. ET. At 10 a.m. ET, Mohamed Salah and Liverpool host Aston Villa on NBCSN and Universo.
On Sunday, match coverage begins at 7 a.m. ET with Burnley-Newcastle on Peacock, followed by West Ham v. third-place Leicester City at 9:05 a.m. ET on Peacock. Following Tottenham-Manchester United at 11:30 a.m. ET on Peacock, Arsenal visit Sheffield United at 2 p.m. ET (Peacock).
This weekend’s coverage concludes with two matches on Monday, April 12 as West Brom host Southampton at 1 p.m. ET (NBCSN) and Everton visit Brighton & Hove Albion at 3:15 p.m. ET (NBCSN, Peacock, Universo). Following Brighton-Everton is Goal Zone at 5:15 p.m. ET on NBCSN and a new episode of THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW, featuring USMNT and Barnsley forward Daryl Dike and Dallas Mavericks guard Josh Richardson, premiering at 5:30 p.m. ET.
“INSIDE THE MIND” OF THOMAS TUCHEL
Graeme Le Saux hosts the next edition of Inside the Mind and speaks with Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel. 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 Chelsea’s defeat to West Brom and what to make of another injury concern for Pulisic, Arsenal showing their inconsistencies in their defeat to Liverpool, 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):
|Fri., Apr. 9||2:30 p.m.||Premier League Live||Peacock Premium|
|Fri., Apr. 9||3 p.m.||Fulham v. Wolverhampton Wanderers||Peacock Premium|
|Fri., Apr. 9||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||Peacock Premium|
|Sat., Apr. 10||7 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||Peacock Premium|
|Sat., Apr. 10||7:30 a.m.||Manchester City v. Leeds United||Peacock Premium|
|Sat., Apr. 10||9:30 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sat., Apr. 10||10 a.m.||Liverpool v. Aston Villa||NBCSN, Universo|
|Sat., Apr. 10||Noon||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sat., Apr. 10||12:30 p.m.||Crystal Palace v. Chelsea||NBC, Universo|
|Sat., Apr. 10||2:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBC|
|Sun., Apr. 11||6:50 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||Peacock Premium|
|Sun., Apr. 11||7 a.m.||Burnley v. Newcastle||Peacock Premium|
|Sun., Apr. 11||9:05 a.m.||West Ham v. Leicester City||Peacock Premium|
|Sun., Apr. 11||11:05 a.m.||Premier League Live||Peacock Premium|
|Sun., Apr. 11||11:30 a.m.||Tottenham v. Manchester United||Peacock Premium|
|Sun., Apr. 11||1:30 p.m.||Premier League Live||Peacock Premium|
|Sun., Apr. 11||2 p.m.||Sheffield United v. Arsenal||Peacock Premium|
|Sun., Apr. 11||4 p.m.||Goal Zone||Peacock Premium|
|Mon., Apr. 12||12:30||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Mon., Apr. 12||1 p.m.||West Brom v. Southampton||NBCSN|
|Mon., Apr. 12||3 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Mon., Apr. 12||3:15 p.m.||Brighton & Hove Albion v. Everton||NBCSN, Peacock Premium, Universo|
|Mon., Apr. 12||5:15 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Mon., Apr. 12||5:30 p.m.||THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW||NBCSN|