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Wednesday, October 20th, 2021
CRISTIANO RONALDO & MANCHESTER UNITED V. MOHAMED SALAH & LIVERPOOL THIS SUNDAY AT 11:30 A.M. ET ON NBCSN & TELEMUNDO HIGHLIGHTS ACTION-PACKED “PREMIER LEAGUE MORNINGS LIVE” FAN FESTIVAL IN LOS ANGELES
Matchweek Begins Friday, Oct. 22 as Arsenal Host Aston Villa at 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo
Coverage this Saturday Begins on NBCSN with Premier League Mornings Live at 7 a.m. ET, Followed by First-Place Chelsea v. Norwich City at 7:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo
Goal Rush Whip-Around Show on Peacock This Saturday at 10 a.m. ET
Two-Day Outdoor Fan Festival to Feature Special Guests, the Premier League Trophy, Club Mascots, & More; Fans Can Participate in Free On-Site Activities and Register to Attend Here
STAMFORD, Conn. – October 20, 2021 – NBC Sports and the Premier League take the Premier League Mornings Live fan festival to the West Coast for the first time this weekend, travelling to Los Angeles, Calif., on Saturday, Oct. 23 and Sunday, Oct. 24, highlighted by Cristiano Ronaldo and Manchester United hosting Mohamed Salah and Liverpool Sunday at 11:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN and Telemundo.
Liverpool defeated Watford, 5-0, last weekend behind a hat trick from Roberto Firmino. Salah has scored seven goals this season, tied with Leicester City’s Jamie Vardy for most in the Premier League. Manchester United look to bounce back from a 4-2 defeat to Leicester City last week. Arlo White, Lee Dixon, and Graeme Le Saux will call the match live from Old Trafford.
Manchester United-Liverpool culminates nine matches being played during the two-day festival – which will take place at the historic Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. Registered fans can get involved in NBC Sports’ live on-site broadcast, meet former Premier League stars and take part in free on-site activities. Click here for details.
NBC Sports’ studio team of host Rebecca Lowe and analysts Robbie Earle, Tim Howard and Robbie Mustoe will broadcast Premier League Mornings Live presented by Barclays from the event beginning each day at 7 a.m. ET/4 a.m. PT on Saturday, Oct. 23 and Sunday, Oct. 24 on NBCSN.
The weekend’s match coverage gets underway this Friday, Oct. 22 as Arsenal host Aston Villa at 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo.
Saturday’s coverage begins on NBCSN with Premier League Mornings Live at 7 a.m. ET, followed by first-place Chelsea hosting Norwich City at 7:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo.
Four matches will be presented live at 10 a.m. ET on Saturday: Leeds United v. Wolverhampton Wanderers (NBCSN, Universo), Everton v. Watford (USA Network), Crystal Palace v. Newcastle (Peacock), and Southampton v. Burnley (Peacock).
Then at 12:30 p.m. ET on Saturday, third-place Manchester City visit fourth-place Brighton & Hove Albion on NBC, Peacock, and Universo. White and Dixon will call the match live from American Express Community Stadium in Brighton.
On Sunday, a two-hour Premier League Mornings Live begins at 7 a.m. ET on NBCSN, followed by two matches at 9 a.m. ET as West Ham host Tottenham on NBCSN and Leicester City visit Brentford on Peacock. Following Manchester United-Liverpool (11:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN and Telemundo) is Goal Zone at 1:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN.
During Saturday’s 10 a.m. ET multi-match window, Goal Rush will stream on Peacock, providing viewers the most compelling action in real time and on replay so they won’t miss a single goal or key play.
This season, Peacock will stream all games airing on the NBC broadcast network live. In addition, Peacock will feature studio shows, full match replays and the Premier League TV channel. All matchdays and windows exclusively on Peacock will feature NBC Sports’ Premier League studio coverage.
NBC SPORTS & PREMIER LEAGUE HEAD TO LOS ANGELES FOR “PREMIER LEAGUE MORNINGS LIVE” FAN FESTIVAL ON OCTOBER 23-24
NBC Sports and the Premier League take the Premier League Mornings Live fan festival to the West Coast for the first time, travelling to Los Angeles, Calif., on October 23-24, 2021. The two-day fan festival will take place at the historic Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum – home to two Olympic Games (1932 and 1984) and two Super Bowls (I and VII).
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 is joined by Tim Howard to discuss Manchester United’s loss, Newcastle’s new era, 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 powered by PointsBet 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’s expansive sports programming features live sports coverage on the service including the Tour de France, 2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympics, Premier Lacrosse League, INDYCAR, Premiership Rugby, the 2021-22 Premier League season, Sunday Night Football, and Super Bowl LVI. Peacock Originals streaming on the service now include Lost Speedways, hosted by Dale Earnhardt, Jr.; Golden: The Journey of USA’s Elite Gymnasts; My Pursuit: Life, Legacy & Jordan Burroughs; The Greatest Race; Michael Phelps: Medals, Memories & More, and In Deep with Ryan Lochte. Peacock also offers daily sports programming on the NBC Sports channel which streams Peacock Original Brother from Another, as well as The Dan Patrick Show, PFT Live, and The Rich Eisen Show.
Premier League coverage will be available on Peacock Premium. Viewers can sign up at peacocktv.com. Peacock is currently available across devices, details here. Peacock Premium is included at no additional cost for Comcast’s eligible Xfinity X1 and Flex customers and Cox Contour customers.
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 NBC Sports’ schedule for the Premier League this week (all times ET, subject to change):
|Fri., Oct. 22||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Fri., Oct. 22||3 p.m.||Arsenal v. Aston Villa||NBCSN, Universo|
|Fri., Oct. 22||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Sat., Oct. 23||7 a.m.||Premier League Mornings Live||NBCSN|
|Sat., Oct. 23||7:30 a.m.||Chelsea v. Norwich City||NBCSN, Universo|
|Sat., Oct. 23||9:30 a.m.||Premier League Mornings Live||NBCSN|
|Sat., Oct. 23||10 a.m.||Leeds United v. Wolverhampton Wanderers||NBCSN, Universo|
|Sat., Oct. 23||10 a.m.||Everton v. Watford||USA Network|
|Sat., Oct. 23||10 a.m.||Crystal Palace v. Newcastle||Peacock|
|Sat., Oct. 23||10 a.m.||Southampton v. Burnley||Peacock|
|Sat., Oct. 23||10 a.m.||Goal Rush||Peacock|
|Sat., Oct. 23||12:30 p.m.||Brighton & Hove Albion v. Manchester City||NBC, Peacock, Universo|
|Sat., Oct. 23||2:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBC, Peacock|
|Sun., Oct. 24||7 a.m.||Premier League Mornings Live||NBCSN|
|Sun., Oct. 24||9 a.m.||West Ham v. Tottenham||NBCSN|
|Sun., Oct. 24||9 a.m.||Brentford v. Leicester City||Peacock|
|Sun., Oct. 24||11 a.m.||Premier League Mornings Live||NBCSN|
|Sun., Oct. 24||11:30 a.m.||Manchester United v. Liverpool||NBCSN, Telemundo|
|Sun., Oct. 24||1:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|