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Tuesday, August 30th, 2022
FIRST-PLACE ARSENAL VISIT MANCHESTER UNITED THIS SUNDAY, SEPT. 4, AT 11:30 A.M. ET ON USA NETWORK AND TELEMUNDO
Midweek Match Action Begins Today, Highlighted by Leeds United Hosting Everton at 3 p.m. ET on USA Network & Universo
Peacock to Present 13 Matches (12 Exclusively) in Next Six Days & Three Goal Rush Whip-Around Shows
Seven-Hour Premier League Transfer Deadline Special Live this Thursday, Sept. 1 Beginning at Noon ET on Peacock
STAMFORD, Conn. – Aug. 30, 2022 – First-place Arsenal visit Manchester United this Sunday, Sept. 4, at 11:30 a.m. ET on USA Network and Telemundo, highlighting Premier League action across NBC Sports this week.
Arsenal, who are the only club to win all four of their matches this season, came from behind to top Fulham, 2-1, last weekend. Manchester United notched their second consecutive victory last weekend, defeating Southampton, 1-0, behind a goal from Bruno Fernandes. Peter Drury and Lee Dixon will call the action live from Old Trafford.
Midweek action begins this afternoon with Premier League Live at 2 p.m. ET on USA Network, followed by two matches at 2:30 p.m. ET on Peacock: Crystal Palace v. Brentford and Fulham v. Brighton & Hove Albion. At 2:45 p.m. ET, Chelsea visit Southampton on Peacock and at 3 p.m. ET, Leeds United and head coach Jesse Marsch host Everton on USA Network and Universo. The Goal Rush whip-around show will stream live on Peacock today at 2:30 p.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.
Coverage tomorrow, Wed., Aug. 31, begins at 2 p.m. ET with Premier League Live on USA Network, followed by four matches on Peacock: Bournemouth v. Wolverhampton Wanderers, Arsenal v. Aston Villa, Manchester City v. Nottingham Forest at 2:30 p.m. ET, and West Ham v. Tottenham at 2:45 p.m. ET. At 3 p.m. ET, Mohamed Salah and Liverpool host Newcastle on USA Network and Universo, followed by Goal Zone at 5 p.m. ET on USA Network. Goal Rush will stream live on Peacock at 2:30 p.m. ET.
Midweek action concludes Thursday as Manchester United visit Leicester City at 3 p.m. ET on USA Network and Universo. Drury and Graeme Le Saux will call the match live from King Power Stadium.
Ahmed Fareed hosts this week’s Premier League Live and Goal Zone shows alongside former Premier League player Danny Higginbotham and former USMNT and Premier League player Tim Howard.
This weekend’s coverage begins Saturday with Premier League Mornings live at 7 a.m. ET on USA Network, followed by Liverpool visiting Everton at 7:30 a.m. ET on USA Network and Universo.
Six matches will be presented live at 10 a.m. ET on Saturday: Brentford v. Leeds United (USA Network, Universo), Newcastle v. Crystal Palace (Peacock), Nottingham Forest v. Bournemouth (Peacock), Tottenham v. Fulham (Peacock), Wolverhampton Wanderers v. Southampton (Peacock) and Chelsea v. West Ham (Peacock). Goal Rush will stream live on Peacock at 10 a.m. ET.
At 12:30 p.m. ET on Saturday, Premier League leading goal scorer Erling Haaland (six goals) and Manchester City visit Aston Villa on NBC, Peacock and Telemundo, followed by Goal Zone at 2:30 p.m. ET on NBC and Peacock.
On Sunday, Premier League Mornings begins at 8 a.m. ET on USA Network ahead of Leicester City visiting Brighton & Hove Albion at 9 a.m. ET on USA Network and Telemundo. Following Manchester United-Arsenal (11:30 a.m. ET on USA Network and Telemundo) is Goal Zone at 1:30 p.m. ET on USA Network.
Rebecca Lowe hosts Saturday’s and Sunday’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.
EXTENSIVE TRANSFER DEADLINE DAY COVERAGE ON PEACOCK ON THURSDAY, SEPT. 1 AT NOON ET
This Thursday, Sept. 1, NBC Sports presents extensive coverage of the Premier League Transfer Deadline Day as Peacock will stream live Sky Sports News’ seven-hour Premier League Transfer Deadline Special beginning at Noon ET.
NBC SPORTS & PREMIER LEAGUE TO BRING “PREMIER LEAGUE MORNINGS LIVE” FAN FESTIVAL TO PHILADELPHIA ON OCTOBER 15-16
NBC Sports and the Premier League are traveling to Philadelphia for the next Premier League Mornings Live fan festival, on October 15-16. The two-day fan festival will take place at Dilworth Park, located outside of Philadelphia’s City Hall in Center City, and features live action from nine Premier League fixtures presented across NBC, Peacock, USA Network, Telemundo and Universo.
Click here for more information.
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 Arsenal staying perfect, Haaland’s hat trick for Manchester City, Liverpool scoring nine goals in their last match against Bournemouth, 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 NBC Sports’ schedule for this week’s Premier League coverage (all times ET, subject to change):
|Tues., Aug. 30||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||USA Network|
|Tues., Aug. 30||2:30 p.m.||Crystal Palace v. Brentford||Peacock|
|Tues., Aug. 30||2:30 p.m.||Fulham v. Brighton & Hove Albion||Peacock|
|Tues., Aug. 30||2:30 p.m.||Goal Rush||Peacock|
|Tues., Aug. 30||2:45 p.m.||Southampton v. Chelsea||Peacock|
|Tues., Aug. 30||3 p.m.||Leeds United v. Everton||USA Network, Universo|
|Tues., Aug. 30||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||USA Network|
|Wed., Aug. 31||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||USA Network|
|Wed., Aug. 31||2:30 p.m.||Bournemouth v. Wolverhampton Wanderers||Peacock|
|Wed., Aug. 31||2:30 p.m.||Arsenal v. Aston Villa||Peacock|
|Wed., Aug. 31||2:30 p.m.||Manchester City v. Nottingham Forest||Peacock|
|Wed., Aug. 31||2:30 p.m.||Goal Rush||Peacock|
|Wed., Aug. 31||2:45 p.m.||West Ham v. Tottenham||Peacock|
|Wed., Aug. 31||3 p.m.||Liverpool v. Newcastle||USA Network, Universo|
|Wed., Aug. 31||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||USA Network|
|Thurs., Sept. 1||Noon||Premier League Transfer Deadline Day Special||Peacock|
|Thurs., Sept. 1||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||USA Network|
|Thurs., Sept. 1||3 p.m.||Leicester City v. Manchester United||USA Network, Universo|
|Thurs., Sept. 1||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||USA Network|
|Sat., Sept. 3||7 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||USA Network|
|Sat., Sept. 3||7:30 a.m.||Everton v. Liverpool||USA Network, Universo|
|Sat., Sept. 3||9:30 a.m.||Premier League Live||USA Network|
|Sat., Sept. 3||10 a.m.||Brentford v. Leeds United||USA Network, Universo|
|Sat., Sept. 3||10 a.m.||Newcastle v. Crystal Palace||Peacock|
|Sat., Sept. 3||10 a.m.||Nottingham Forest v. Bournemouth||Peacock|
|Sat., Sept. 3||10 a.m.||Tottenham v. Fulham||Peacock|
|Sat., Sept. 3||10 a.m.||Wolverhampton Wanderers v. Southampton||Peacock|
|Sat., Sept. 3||10 a.m.||Chelsea v. West Ham||Peacock|
|Sat., Sept. 3||10 a.m.||Goal Rush||Peacock|
|Sat., Sept. 3||12:30 p.m.||Aston Villa v. Manchester City||NBC, Peacock, Universo|
|Sat., Sept. 3||2:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBC, Peacock|
|Sun., Sept. 4||8 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||USA Network|
|Sun., Sept. 4||9 a.m.||Brighton & Hove Albion v. Leicester City||USA Network, Telemundo|
|Sun., Sept. 4||11 a.m.||Premier League Live||USA Network|
|Sun., Sept. 4||11:30 a.m.||Manchester United v. Arsenal||USA Network, Telemundo|
|Sun., Sept. 4||1:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||USA Network|