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Monday, December 13th, 2021
CHRISTIAN PULISIC & CHELSEA HOST EVERTON THIS THURSDAY, DEC. 16 AT 2:45 P.M. ET ON NBCSN & UNIVERSO
Midweek Match Coverage Begins Tomorrow at 2:45 p.m. ET as Aston Villa Visit Norwich City on Peacock; First-Place Manchester City Host Leeds United at 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN & Universo
Fourth-Place West Ham Visit Arsenal Wednesday, Dec. 15 at 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo
Actor Matthew McConaughey Featured in New Episode of THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW Thursday at 5:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN
STAMFORD, Conn. – Dec. 13, 2021 – Christian Pulisic and third-place Chelsea host Everton this Thursday, Dec. 16 at 2:45 p.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo, highlighting midweek Premier League action across NBC Sports.
Chelsea topped Leeds United, 3-2, on Saturday as Jorginho scored two penalties, including the late match-winner in stoppage time. Everton lost to Crystal Palace, 3-1, this weekend, after defeating Arsenal, 2-1, in their previous match on Dec. 6.
Midweek coverage begins tomorrow, Tuesday, Dec. 14, with Premier League Live at 2 p.m. ET on NBCSN, leading into first-place Manchester City hosting Leeds United at 3 p.m. ET (NBCSN and Universo). On Peacock, Aston Villa visit Norwich City at 2:45 p.m. ET.
Paul Burmeister hosts Tuesday’s Premier League Live and Goal Zone shows alongside former Premier League players Danny Higginbotham and Robbie Mustoe. On Wednesday and Thursday, Ahmed Fareed hosts Premier League Live and Goal Zone shows alongside Higginbotham and former USMNT and Premier League player Tim Howard.
This Wednesday, Peacock will present three matches at 2:30 p.m. ET: Brighton & Hove Albion v. Wolverhampton Wanderers, Burnley v. Watford, and Crystal Palace v. Southampton. At 3 p.m. ET, fourth-place West Ham visit Arsenal at 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo.
On Thursday, Dec. 16 on Peacock, Leicester City host Tottenham at 2:30 p.m. ET and Mohamed Salah and second-place Liverpool host Newcastle at 3 p.m. ET.
Following Chelsea-Everton Thursday on NBCSN is Goal Zone at 5 p.m. ET and a new episode of THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW, hosted by Roger Bennett and Michael Davies, featuring actor and Austin FC co-owner Matthew McConaughey at 5:30 p.m. ET.
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.
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 1-0 victory over Wolves, Chelsea and Leeds playing out a five-goal thriller, 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/.
STREAMING ON PEACOCK
Peacock’s expansive programming features live sports coverage including Premier League, Sunday Night Football, U.S. Figure Skating, FIS Skiing and Snowboarding World Cup, Premiership Rugby, and much more. Upcoming events streaming on Peacock include Super Bowl LVI and the Winter Olympics. Peacock Originals streaming now include Lost Speedways, hosted by Dale Earnhardt, Jr., Golden: The Journey of USA’s Elite Gymnasts, and Michael Phelps: Medals Memories and More. Peacock also offers daily sports programming on the NBC Sports channel which streams Peacock Original Brother from Another and staples like The Dan Patrick Show, Pro Football Talk Live, and The Rich Eisen Show.
To learn more about how to watch Premier League on Peacock and how to sign up visit peacocktv.com/sports/premier-league.
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):
|Tue., Dec. 14||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Tue., Dec. 14||2:45 p.m.||Norwich City v. Aston Villa||Peacock|
|Tue., Dec. 14||3 p.m.||Manchester City v. Leeds United||NBCSN, Universo|
|Tue., Dec. 14||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Wed., Dec. 15||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Wed., Dec. 15||2:30 p.m.||Brighton & Hove Albion v. Wolverhampton Wanderers||Peacock|
|Wed., Dec. 15||2:30 p.m.||Burnley v. Watford||Peacock|
|Wed., Dec. 15||2:30 p.m.||Crystal Palace v. Southampton||Peacock|
|Wed., Dec. 15||3 p.m.||Arsenal v. West Ham||NBCSN, Universo|
|Wed., Dec. 15||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Thurs., Dec. 16||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Thurs., Dec. 16||2:30 pm.||Leicester City v. Tottenham||Peacock|
|Thurs., Dec. 16||2:45 p.m.||Chelsea v. Everton||NBCSN, Universo|
|Thurs., Dec. 16||3 p.m.||Liverpool v. Newcastle||Peacock|
|Thurs., Dec. 16||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Thurs., Dec. 16||5:30 p.m.||THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW||NBCSN|