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Thursday, April 22nd, 2021
CHRISTIAN PULISIC & CHELSEA VISIT WEST HAM IN CHASE FOR TOP-FOUR FINISH THIS SATURDAY, APRIL 24 AT 12:30 P.M. ET ON NBC & UNIVERSO, HEADLINING PREMIER LEAGUE ACTION ACROSS NBC SPORTS
“Premier League: Up For This presented by Barclays,” Celebrating the Passionate American Premier League Supporter, Debuts this Sunday at 11:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN
Matchweek Begins Tomorrow, Friday April 23 as Arsenal Host Everton at 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN & Universo
Peacock Presents Liverpool-Newcastle Match in English and Spanish Saturday at 7:30 a.m. ET
STAMFORD, Conn. – April 22, 2021 – Christian Pulisic and fourth-place Chelsea visit fifth-place West Ham in the chase for a top-four finish this Saturday, April 24 at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC and Universo, highlighting Premier League action across NBC Sports this weekend.
Chelsea and West Ham each have 55 points as they contend for a top-four finish. Chelsea drew Brighton & Hove Albion, 0-0, on Tuesday. Pulisic has three goals in his past three league appearances. West Ham has won two of their past three PL matches after falling to Newcastle, 3-2, last Saturday. Arlo White and former Premier League player Lee Dixon will call the match live from London Stadium.
This week’s coverage begins tomorrow, Friday, April 23 at 2 p.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN, followed by Arsenal-Everton at 3 p.m. ET (NBCSN and Universo).
Rebecca Lowe hosts this weekend’s Premier League Mornings, Premier League Live and Goal Zone shows alongside former Premier League players Tim Howard and Robbie Mustoe Saturday and Sunday, and Howard and former Premier League player Danny Higginbotham Monday. Liam McHugh hosts Friday’s coverage with Howard and Mustoe.
Saturday’s coverage begins at 7 a.m. ET on Peacock with Premier League Mornings, followed by Liverpool-Newcastle at 7:30 a.m. ET on Peacock. Following Saturday’s 12:30 p.m. ET Chelsea-West Ham match (NBC and Universo), Brighton & Hove Albion visit Sheffield United at 3 p.m. ET on Peacock.
On Sunday, match coverage begins at 7 a.m. ET with Wolverhampton Wanderers hosting Burnley on NBCSN, followed by Leeds United-Manchester United at 9 a.m. ET (NBCSN, Peacock, Telemundo). White and former Premier League player Graeme Le Saux will call the action live from Elland Road. At 2 p.m. ET, West Brom visit Aston Villa on Peacock.
The weekend’s coverage concludes Monday, April 26 at 3 p.m. ET as third-place Leicester City host Crystal Palace on Peacock, followed by Goal Zone at 5 p.m. ET.
PREMIER LEAGUE: UP FOR THIS PRESENTED BY BARCLAYS DEBUTS SUNDAY AT 11:30 A.M. ET ON NBCSN
‘Premier League: Up For This presented by Barclays’ debuts this Sunday at 11:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN and celebrates the passionate, American Premier League supporter. Featuring interviews with fans from across the country and from the PL on NBC team, the 30-minute show tells the stories of how fans fell in love with English football, what watching Premier League Mornings means to them and how the Barclays Fan Fest has become the next best thing to being at a match.
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 Super League, Tottenham sacking Jose Mourinho, 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. 23||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Fri., Apr. 23||3 p.m.||Arsenal v. Everton||NBCSN, Universo|
|Fri., Apr. 23||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Sat., Apr. 24||7 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||Peacock Premium|
|Sat., Apr. 24||7:30 a.m.||Liverpool v. Newcastle||Peacock Premium|
|Sat., Apr. 24||12:30 p.m.||West Ham v. Chelsea||NBC, Universo|
|Sat., Apr. 24||2:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBC|
|Sat., Apr. 24||3:00 p.m.||Sheffield United v. Brighton & Hove Albion||Peacock Premium|
|Sun., Apr. 24||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||Peacock Premium|
|Sun., Apr. 25||7 a.m.||Wolverhampton Wanderers v. Burnley||NBCSN|
|Sun., Apr. 25||9 a.m.||Leeds United v. Manchester United||NBCSN, Peacock Premium, Telemundo|
|Sun., Apr. 25||11 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sun. Apr. 25||11:30 a.m.||Premier League: Up For This presented by Barclays||NBCSN|
|Sun., Apr. 25||1:30 p.m.||Premier League Live||Peacock Premium|
|Sun., Apr. 25||2 p.m.||Aston Villa v. West Brom||Peacock Premium|
|Sun., Apr. 25||4 p.m.||Goal Zone||Peacock Premium|
|Mon., Apr. 26||2:30 p.m.||Premier League Live||Peacock Premium|
|Mon., Apr. 26||3 p.m.||Leicester City. Crystal Palace||Peacock Premium|
|Mon., Apr. 26||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||Peacock Premium|