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Wednesday, August 24th, 2022
FIRST-PLACE ARSENAL HOST FULHAM THIS SATURDAY, AUG. 27, AT 12:30 P.M. ET ON NBC, PEACOCK AND UNIVERSO
Harry Kane and Tottenham Visit Nottingham Forest Sunday at 11:30 a.m. ET on USA Network and Telemundo
Goal Rush Whip-Around Show on Peacock During Five-Match Window Saturday at 10 a.m. ET, Including Matchup of Unbeatens as Leeds United Visit Brighton & Hove Albion
STAMFORD, Conn. – Aug. 24, 2022 – First-place Arsenal host Fulham this Saturday, Aug. 27, at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC, Peacock and Universo, highlighting Premier League action across NBC Sports this weekend.
Arsenal, who are the only club to win all three of their matches this season, topped Bournemouth, 3-0, last weekend behind two goals from Martin Ødegaard. Fulham defeated Brentford, 3-2, behind Aleksandar Mitrović’s 90th minute game-winner last weekend, marking the club’s first victory of the season. Peter Drury and Graeme Le Saux will call the action live from Emirates Stadium.
This weekend’s coverage begins Saturday with Premier League Mornings live at 7 a.m. ET on USA Network, followed by Southampton hosting Manchester United at 7:30 a.m. ET on USA Network and Universo. Manchester United earned their first Premier League victory under new manager Erik ten Hag on Monday with a 2-1 win over Liverpool.
Five matches will be presented live at 10 a.m. ET on Saturday: Brighton & Hove Albion v. Leeds United (USA Network, Universo), Brentford v. Everton (Peacock), Chelsea v. Leicester City (Peacock), Liverpool v. Bournemouth (Peacock), and Manchester City v. Crystal Palace (Peacock). Peacock will also present the Manchester City-Crystal Palace match live in Spanish with Copan Alvarez and Carlos Hermosillo calling the action. The Goal Rush whip-around show will stream live on Peacock at 10 a.m. ET, providing viewers the most compelling action in real time and on replay so they won’t miss a single goal or key play.
On Sunday, Premier League Mornings begins at 8 a.m. ET on USA Network ahead of Aston Villa hosting West Ham (USA Network and Telemundo) and Newcastle visiting Wolverhampton Wanderers (Peacock) at 9 a.m. ET.
At 11:30 a.m. ET on Sunday, Harry Kane and unbeaten Tottenham visit Nottingham Forest on USA Network and Telemundo. Drury and Jim Beglin will call the match live on USA Network. This weekend’s coverage concludes with Goal Zone at 1:30 p.m. ET on USA Network.
Rebecca Lowe hosts this weekend’s Premier League Mornings, Premier League Live and Goal Zone shows alongside former Premier League and Jamaica National Team player Robbie Earle and former Premier League player Robbie Mustoe.
This season, Peacock will once again 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 Manchester United topping Liverpool, Manchester City dropping points, Leeds shocking Chelsea, 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, MLB Sunday Leadoff, Sunday Night Football, Notre Dame Football, NASCAR, NTT IndyCar Series, golf, Olympic sports, and much more. Peacock also offers daily sports programming on the NBC Sports channel.
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 to desktops, mobile, tablets, and connected TVs via authentication, giving consumers additional value to their subscription service, and making high-quality content available to MVPD customers both in and out of the home and on multiple platforms. The full HD-quality video stream will come directly from NBC’s broadcasts. NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app are available on the iTunes App Store, Google Play, Windows Store, Roku Channel Store, Apple TV, Amazon Fire, Samsung Smart TVs, Xbox, and Chromecast.
Following is the NBC Sports’ schedule for this weekend’s Premier League coverage (all times ET, subject to change):
|Sat., Aug. 27||7 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||USA Network|
|Sat., Aug. 27||7:30 a.m.||Southampton v. Manchester United||USA Network, Universo|
|Sat., Aug. 27||9:30 a.m.||Premier League Live||USA Network|
|Sat., Aug. 27||10 a.m.||Brighton & Hove Albion v. Leeds United||USA Network, Universo|
|Sat., Aug. 27||10 a.m.||Brentford v. Everton||Peacock|
|Sat., Aug. 27||10 a.m.||Chelsea v. Leicester City||Peacock|
|Sat., Aug. 27||10 a.m.||Liverpool v. Bournemouth||Peacock|
|Sat., Aug. 27||10 a.m.||Manchester City v. Crystal Palace||Peacock|
|Sat., Aug. 27||10 a.m.||Goal Rush||Peacock|
|Sat., Aug. 27||12:30 p.m.||Arsenal v. Fulham||NBC, Peacock, Universo|
|Sun., Aug. 28||8 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||USA Network|
|Sun., Aug. 28||9 a.m.||Aston Villa v. West Ham||USA Network, Telemundo|
|Sun., Aug. 28||9 a.m.||Wolverhampton Wanderers v. Newcastle||Peacock|
|Sun., Aug. 28||11 a.m.||Premier League Live||USA Network|
|Sun., Aug. 28||11:30 a.m.||Nottingham Forest v. Tottenham||USA Network, Telemundo|
|Sun., Aug. 28||1:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||USA Network|