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Wednesday, April 13th, 2022
HARRY KANE & TOTTENHAM HOST BRIGHTON & HOVE ALBION THIS SATURDAY, APRIL 16 AT 7:30 A.M. ET ON USA NETWORK & UNIVERSO
Sunday’s Manchester City-Liverpool Match Averages 1.6 Million Viewers Across USA Network & Telemundo
Joe Seaward & Dave Bayley of the Band “Glass Animals” Featured in New Episode of THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW Sunday, April 17 on Peacock
Mohamed Salah and Second-Place Liverpool Host Manchester United Next Tuesday, April 19 at 3 p.m. ET on USA Network and Universo, Highlighting Midweek Action
STAMFORD, Conn. – April 13, 2022 – Harry Kane and fourth-place Tottenham host Brighton & Hove Albion this Saturday, April 16 at 7:30 a.m. ET on USA Network and Universo, highlighting Premier League action across NBC Sports this weekend.
Tottenham defeated Aston Villa, 4-0, last weekend for their fourth consecutive win, and sit three points ahead of Arsenal for fourth place as the race for European qualification heats up. Brighton & Hove Albion topped Arsenal, 2-1, last weekend and are currently in 11th place.
Saturday’s coverage begins at 7 a.m. ET on USA Network with Premier League Mornings, leading into Tottenham-Brighton. At 10 a.m. ET, NBC Sports presents three matches live: Manchester United v. Norwich City (USA Network, Universo), Watford v. Brentford (CNBC), and Southampton v. Arsenal (Peacock).
On Sunday, April 17, coverage begins with Premier League Mornings at 8 a.m. ET on USA Network, followed by two matches at 9:15 a.m. ET: Newcastle-Leicester City (USA Network, Universo) and West Ham-Burnley (Peacock).
A new episode of THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW, hosted by Roger Bennett and Michael Davies, features Glass Animals bandmates Joe Seaward (a Chelsea supporter) and Dave Bayley (an Arsenal supporter) this Sunday on Peacock.
Rebecca Lowe hosts this weekend’s Premier League Mornings, 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.
Midweek action next week begins Tuesday, April 19 as Mohamed Salah and second-place Liverpool host Manchester United at 3 p.m. ET on USA Network and Universo. Liverpool drew first-place Manchester City, 2-2, last weekend at the Etihad Stadium and remain one point behind City at the top of the table with seven games remaining. Arlo White, Lee Dixon, and Graeme Le Saux will call the match live from Anfield.
On Wednesday, April 20, NBC Sports presents three matches live at 2:45 p.m. ET: Christian Pulisic and third-place Chelsea v. Arsenal (USA Network, Universo), Everton v. Leicester City (Peacock), and Newcastle v. Crystal Palace (Peacock). Then at 3 p.m. ET, first-place Manchester City host Brighton & Hove Albion on Peacock.
Midweek action concludes Thursday, April 21, as Southampton visit Burnley, who are attempting to avoid relegation, at 2:45 p.m. ET on USA Network and Universo.
Ahmed Fareed hosts next Tuesday’s and Wednesday’s Premier League Live and Goal Zone shows alongside Earle and Mustoe. Lowe hosts Thursday’s shows alongside Earle 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.
SUNDAY’S MANCHESTER CITY-LIVERPOOL MATCH AVERAGES RECORD 1.6 MILLION VIEWERS ACROSS USA NETWORK & TELEMUNDO
Sunday’s thrilling Manchester City-Liverpool match (a 2-2 draw) on USA Network and Telemundo averaged a Total Audience Delivery of 1.6 million viewers, topping the April 2015 Manchester Derby (1.5 million viewers across NBCSN and Telemundo) as the most-watched Premier League match presented on an English-language cable network and on Spanish-language television.
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 the most recent episode, Earle and Mustoe discuss the thrilling Manchester City-Liverpool draw 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:
|Match Week 33 & 34
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, Notre Dame Football, NTT IndyCar Series and much more. Peacock Originals streaming now include Joe Montana: Cool Under Pressure, Meddling, Picabo and American Rock Stars. 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 USA Network 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):
|Sat., Apr. 16||7 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||USA Network|
|Sat., Apr. 16||7:30 a.m.||Tottenham v. Brighton & Hove Albion||USA Network, Universo|
|Sat., Apr. 16||9:30 a.m.||Premier League Live||USA Network|
|Sat., Apr. 16||10 a.m.||Manchester United v. Norwich City||USA Network, Universo|
|Sat., Apr. 16||10 a.m.||Watford v. Brentford||CNBC|
|Sat., Apr. 16||10 a.m.||Southampton v. Arsenal||Peacock|
|Sat., Apr. 16||Noon||Goal Zone||USA Network|
|Sun., Apr. 17||8 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||USA Network|
|Sun., Apr. 17||9:15 a.m.||Newcastle v. Leicester City||USA Network, Universo|
|Sun., Apr. 17||9:15 a.m.||West Ham v. Burnley||Peacock|
|Sun., Apr. 17||11:15 a.m.||Goal Zone||USA Network|
|Sun., Apr. 17||2:30 p.m.||THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW||Peacock|
|Tues., Apr. 19||2:30 p.m.||Premier League Live||USA Network|
|Tues., Apr. 19||3 p.m.||Liverpool v. Manchester United||USA Network, Universo|
|Tues., Apr. 19||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||USA Network|
|Wed., Apr. 20||2:30 p.m.||Premier League Live||USA Network|
|Wed., Apr. 20||2:45 p.m.||Chelsea v. Arsenal||USA Network, Universo|
|Wed., Apr. 20||2:45 p.m.||Everton v. Leicester City||Peacock|
|Wed., Apr. 20||2:45 p.m.||Newcastle v. Crystal Palace||Peacock|
|Wed., Apr. 20||3 p.m.||Manchester City v. Brighton & Hove Albion||Peacock|
|Wed., Apr. 20||4:45 p.m.||Goal Zone||USA Network|
|Thurs., Apr. 21||2:30 p.m.||Premier League Live||USA Network|
|Thurs., Apr. 21||2:45 p.m.||Burnley v. Southampton||USA Network, Universo|
|Thurs., Apr. 21||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||USA Network|