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Wednesday, April 27th, 2022
CHRISTIAN PULISIC & CHELSEA VISIT CRISTIANO RONALDO & MANCHESTER UNITED TOMORROW, THURS., APRIL 28 AT 2:45 P.M. ET ON USA NETWORK & UNIVERSO
First-Place Manchester City Visit Leeds United this Saturday, April 30 at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC, Peacock and Universo
West Ham Host Arsenal on Sunday at 11:30 a.m. ET on USA Network and Telemundo
Goal Rush Whip-Around Show on Peacock This Saturday at 10 a.m. ET
STAMFORD, Conn. – April 27, 2022 – Christian Pulisic and third-place Chelsea visit Cristiano Ronaldo and Manchester United tomorrow, Thursday, April 28 at 2:45 p.m. ET on USA Network and Universo, highlighting Premier League action across NBC Sports this week.
Chelsea, who sit seven points ahead of fifth-place Tottenham, topped West Ham, 1-0, last weekend on Pulisic’s 90th-minute goal. Manchester United lost to Arsenal, 3-1, last weekend and are currently in sixth place, six points behind Arsenal for fourth place as the race for European qualification continues. This match was rescheduled from earlier in the season.
Ahmed Fareed hosts Thursday’s Premier League Live and Goal Zone shows on USA Network, alongside former Jamaica National Team and Premier League player Robbie Earle and former Premier League player Danny Higginbotham.
This weekend’s coverage begins Saturday, April 30 with Premier League Mornings at 7 a.m. ET on USA Network, followed by Mohamed Salah and second-place Liverpool visiting Newcastle at 7:30 a.m. ET on USA Network and Universo. Liverpool enter the weekend one point behind leaders Manchester City with five matches remaining.
Following Newcastle-Liverpool, NBC Sports presents four matches live at 10 a.m. ET on Saturday: Watford v. Burnley (USA Network), Aston Villa v. Norwich City (CNBC, Peacock, Universo), Southampton v. Crystal Palace (Peacock), and Wolverhampton Wanderers v. Brighton & Hove Albion (Peacock). Norwich City would officially be relegated with a loss and a Burnley win on Saturday. During Saturday’s 10 a.m. ET multi-match windows, 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.
At 12:30 p.m. ET on Saturday, first-place Manchester City visit Leeds United on NBC, Peacock and Universo. Arlo White and Lee Dixon will call the action live from Elland Road. Saturday’s coverage concludes at 2:30 p.m. ET with Goal Zone on NBC and Peacock.
On Sunday, May 1, coverage begins with Premier League Mornings at 8 a.m. ET on USA Network, followed by two matches live at 9 a.m. ET: Everton v. Chelsea (USA Network, Telemundo) and Harry Kane and fifth-place Tottenham v. Leicester City (Peacock).
At 11:30 a.m. ET on Sunday, West Ham host Arsenal on USA Network and Telemundo. White and Graeme Le Saux will call the action live from London Stadium.
This weekend’s action concludes Monday, May 2 as Manchester United host Brentford at 3 p.m. ET on USA Network and Universo.
Rebecca Lowe hosts this weekend’s Premier League Mornings, Premier League Live and Goal Zone shows alongside Earle and former USMNT and Premier League player Tim Howard. Cara Banks hosts Monday’s shows alongside Earle and Howard.
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 the most recent episode, Earle and Mustoe discuss Liverpool topping Everton, Arsenal taking down Manchester United, 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:
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):
|Thurs., Apr. 28||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||USA Network|
|Thurs., Apr. 28||2:45 p.m.||Manchester United v. Chelsea||USA Network, Universo|
|Thurs., Apr. 28||4:45 p.m.||Goal Zone||USA Network|
|Sat., Apr. 30||7 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||USA Network|
|Sat., Apr. 30||7:30 a.m.||Newcastle v. Liverpool||USA Network, Universo|
|Sat., Apr. 30||9:30 a.m.||Premier League Live||USA Network|
|Sat., Apr. 30||10 a.m.||Watford v. Burnley||USA Network|
|Sat., Apr. 30||10 a.m.||Aston Villa v. Norwich City||CNBC, Peacock, Universo|
|Sat., Apr. 30||10 a.m.||Southampton v. Crystal Palace||Peacock|
|Sat., Apr. 30||10 a.m.||Wolverhampton Wanderers v. Brighton & Hove Albion||Peacock|
|Sat., Apr. 30||10 a.m.||Goal Rush||Peacock|
|Sat., Apr. 30||Noon||Premier League Live||USA Network|
|Sat., Apr. 30||12:30 p.m.||Leeds United v. Manchester City||NBC, Peacock, Universo|
|Sat., Apr. 30||2:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBC, Peacock|
|Sun., May 1||8 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||USA Network|
|Sun., May 1||9 a.m.||Everton v. Chelsea||USA Network, Telemundo|
|Sun., May 1||9 a.m.||Tottenham v. Leicester City||Peacock|
|Sun., May 1||11 a.m.||Premier League Live||USA Network|
|Sun., May 1||11:30 a.m.||West Ham v. Arsenal||USA Network, Telemundo|
|Sun., May 1||1:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||USA Network|
|Mon., May 2||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||USA Network|
|Mon., May 2||3 p.m.||Manchester United v. Brentford||USA Network, Universo|
|Mon., May 2||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||USA Network|