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Tuesday, December 28th, 2021
*UPDATED* MOHAMED SALAH & LIVERPOOL VISIT LEICESTER CITY TOMORROW, TUESDAY, DEC. 28 AT 3 P.M. ET ON NBCSN AND UNIVERSO
“Festive Fixtures” Continues with Four Midweek Matches Tomorrow Beginning at 10 a.m. ET Across NBCSN, Peacock & Universo
Christian Pulisic & Third-Place Chelsea Host Brighton & Hove Albion this Wednesday at 2:30 p.m. ET on Peacock; First-Place Manchester City Visit Brentford at 3:15 p.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo
Cristiano Ronaldo & Manchester United v. Burnley Thursday at 3:15 p.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo
*UPDATED* See Below Grid for Updated Match Schedule Due to COVID Postponements
STAMFORD, Conn. – Dec. 27, 2021 – Mohamed Salah and second-place Liverpool visit Leicester City tomorrow, Tuesday, Dec. 28 at 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo, highlighting midweek Premier League action as “Festive Fixtures” continue this week across NBC Sports.
Liverpool drew with Tottenham, 2-2, in their most recent match on Dec. 19. Salah (15 goals) and Diogo Jota (10) rank first and second in goals scored and are the only players in the Premier League this season to score 10+ goals. Leicester City lost to Manchester City, 6-3, yesterday. Jamie Vardy is third in the PL with 9 goals this season. Arlo White and Graeme Le Saux will call the action live from King Power Stadium.
Tomorrow’s coverage begins with Premier League Live at 9 a.m. ET on NBCSN, leading into three matches at 10 a.m. ET: Southampton v. Tottenham (NBCSN, Universo), Crystal Palace v. Norwich City (Peacock), and Watford v. West Ham (Peacock).
On Wednesday, Dec. 29, Christian Pulisic and third-place Chelsea host Brighton & Hove Albion at 2:30 p.m. ET on Peacock, and first-place Manchester City visit Brentford at 3:15 p.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo.
Midweek action concludes this Thursday, Dec. 30 as Cristiano Ronaldo and Manchester United host Burnley at 3:15 p.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo. Following the match on NBCSN is Goal Zone at 5:15 p.m. ET.
Rebecca Lowe hosts this week’s Premier League Live and Goal Zone shows alongside former Jamaica National Team and Premier League player Robbie Earle and former Premier League player Robbie Mustoe tomorrow. On Wednesday, Lowe is joined by Mustoe and former USMNT and Premier League player Tim Howard, and on Thursday, Lowe hosts alongside Howard and former Premier League player Danny Higginbotham.
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
On the most recent episode, Robbie Earle and Robbie Mustoe present a special holiday edition of “The 2 Robbies” podcast when Robbie Mustoe is joined by his former Middlesbrough manager and Manchester United legend, Bryan Robson, to look back on the illustrious career of the former England great. This special episode 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.
UPDATED SCHEDULE BELOW DUE TO COVID POSTPONEMENTS
Following is NBC Sports’ schedule for the Premier League this week (all times ET, subject to change):
|Tues., Dec. 28||7:30 a.m.||Arsenal v. Wolverhampton Wanderers||Postponed|
|Tues., Dec. 28||9 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Tues., Dec. 28||10 a.m.||Southampton v. Tottenham||NBCSN, Universo|
|Tues., Dec. 28||10 a.m.||Crystal Palace v. Norwich City||Peacock|
|Tues., Dec. 28||10 a.m.||Watford v. West Ham||Peacock|
|Tues., Dec. 28||Noon||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Tues., Dec. 28||12:30 p.m.||Leeds United v. Aston Villa||Postponed|
|Tues., Dec. 28||1 p.m.||Promoted: Brentford||NBCSN|
|Tues., Dec. 28||1:30 p.m.||THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW||NBCSN|
|Tues., Dec. 28||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Tues., Dec. 28||3 p.m.||Leicester City v. Liverpool||NBCSN, Universo|
|Tues., Dec. 28||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Wed., Dec. 29||2:30 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Wed., Dec. 29||2:30 p.m.||Chelsea v. Brighton & Hove Albion||Peacock|
|Wed., Dec. 29||3:15 p.m.||Brentford v. Manchester City||NBCSN, Universo|
|Wed., Dec. 29||5:15 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Thurs., Dec. 30||2:30 p.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Thurs., Dec. 30||2:30 p.m.||Everton v. Newcastle||Postponed|
|Thurs., Dec. 30||3:15 p.m.||Manchester United v. Burnley||NBCSN, Universo|
|Thurs., Dec. 30||5:15 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Sat., Jan. 1||7 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||USA Network|
|Sat., Jan. 1||7:30 a.m.||Arsenal v. Manchester City||USA Network, Universo|
|Sat., Jan. 1||9:30 a.m.||Premier League Live||USA Network|
|Sat., Jan. 1||10 a.m.||Watford v. Tottenham||USA Network, Universo|
|Sat., Jan. 1||10 a.m.||Leicester City v. Norwich City||Peacock|
|Sat., Jan. 1||Noon||Premier League Live||USA Network|
|Sat., Jan. 1||12:30 p.m.||Crystal Palace v. West Ham||USA Network, Universo|
|Sat., Jan. 1||2:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||USA Network|
|Sun., Jan. 2||7 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||USA Network|
|Sun., Jan. 2||9 a.m.||Everton v. Brighton & Hove Albion||USA Network, Telemundo|
|Sun., Jan. 2||9 a.m.||Brentford v. Aston Villa||Peacock|
|Sun., Jan. 2||9 a.m.||Leeds United v. Burnley||Peacock|
|Sun., Jan. 2||9 a.m.||Southampton v. Newcastle||Peacock|
|Sun., Jan. 2||11 a.m.||Premier League Live||USA Network|
|Sun., Jan. 2||11:30 a.m.||Chelsea v. Liverpool||USA Network, Telemundo|
|Sun., Jan. 2||1:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||USA Network|
|Mon., Jan. 3||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||USA Network|
|Mon., Jan. 3||3 p.m.||Manchester United v. Wolverhampton Wanderers||USA Network, Universo|
|Mon., Jan. 3||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||USA Network|