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Thursday, August 24th, 2023
FIRST-PLACE BRIGHTON & HOVE ALBION HOST WEST HAM THIS SATURDAY, AUG. 26, AT 12:30 P.M. ET ON NBC, PEACOCK, AND UNIVERSO
Erling Haaland and Manchester City Visit Newly-Promoted Sheffield United this Sunday at 9 a.m. ET on USA Network and Telemundo; Followed by Newcastle-Liverpool at 11:30 a.m. ET
Goal Rush Whip-Around Show Streams Live on Peacock this Saturday During 10 a.m. ET Multi-Match Window
STAMFORD, Conn. – Aug. 24, 2023 – Kaoru Mitoma and Brighton & Hove Albion host James Ward-Prowse and West Ham this Saturday, Aug. 26, at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC, Peacock, and Universo, highlighting Premier League action across NBC Sports this weekend.
West Ham defeated Chelsea, 3-1, last Sunday for their first win of the season. Brighton & Hove Albion sit atop the Premier League table through two matches, following a 4-1 victory at Wolverhampton Wanderers, and have netted a league-high eight goals through two matches. Peter Drury and Lee Dixon will call the match live from American Express Stadium.
Coverage this weekend begins on Friday, Aug. 25, with Premier League Live at 2 p.m. ET on Peacock leading into Luton Town at Chelsea at 3 p.m. ET (Peacock).
On Saturday, Premier League Mornings begins at 7 a.m. ET on USA Network, leading into Bournemouth v. Tottenham at 7:30 p.m. ET (USA Network, Universo). The 10 a.m. ET window features four matches: Arsenal v. Fulham (USA Network, Universo), Manchester United v. Nottingham Forest (Peacock), Brentford v. Crystal Palace (Peacock), and Everton v. Wolves (Peacock). 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.
Coverage on Sunday begins with Premier League Mornings at 8 a.m. ET on USA Network, followed by a pair of matches at 9 a.m. ET: Sheffield United v. Erling Haaland and Manchester City (USA Network, Telemundo) and Burnley v. Aston Villa (Peacock). Joe Speight and Stephen Warnock will have the call of Sheffield United v. Man City. At 11:30 a.m. ET, Newcastle host Liverpool on USA Network and Telemundo, with Jon Champion and Lee Dixon on the call. Sunday’s coverage concludes with Goal Zone on USA Network following Newcastle v. Liverpool.
Rebecca Lowe hosts Saturday and Sunday’s Premier League Mornings, Premier League Live and Goal Zone shows alongside former Premier League player Robbie Mustoe and former Jamaica National Team and Premier League player Robbie Earle. Mustoe will anchor Friday’s studio coverage alongside Earle and former Premier League player Danny Higginbotham.
Throughout the 2023-24 season, Premier League coverage will be featured across NBC, Peacock and USA Network. Peacock continues its expansive coverage of the Premier League this season — including exclusive matches, all games airing live on the NBC broadcast network, studio shows, full match replays, and more. USA Network begins its second full season as the cable home of the PL. Telemundo, Universo and Peacock will provide extensive Spanish-language 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 including Manchester City’s chances of repeating as champions following a 1-0 win against Newcastle, Manchester United’s 2-0 loss to Tottenham, Liverpool overcoming a slow start and red card to defeat Bournemouth 3-1, and West Ham spoiling Moises Caicedo’s Chelsea debut with a 3-1 win.
STREAMING ON PEACOCK
Peacock’s expansive programming offers the most live sports of any SVOD service in the United States, including live coverage of the Premier League, FIFA Women’s and Men’s World CupTM (in Spanish), U.S. Women’s and Men’s National Teams soccer matches (in Spanish), Sunday Night Football, Big Ten football (beginning in September), Olympic Games, MLB Sunday Leadoff, Notre Dame Football, NASCAR, NTT IndyCar Series, 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 the first weekend of Premier League coverage (all times ET, subject to change):
|Fri., Aug. 25||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||Peacock|
|Fri., Aug. 25||3 p.m.||Chelsea v. Luton Town||Peacock|
|Fri., Aug. 25||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||Peacock|
|Sat., Aug. 26||7 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||USA Network|
|Sat., Aug. 26||7:30 a.m.||Bournemouth v. Tottenham||USA Network, Universo|
|Sat., Aug. 26||10 a.m.||Arsenal v. Fulham||USA Network, Universo|
|Sat., Aug. 26||10 a.m.||Manchester United v. Nottingham Forest||Peacock|
|Sat., Aug. 26||10 a.m.||Brentford v. Crystal Palace||Peacock|
|Sat., Aug. 26||10 a.m.||Everton v. Wolves||Peacock|
|Sat., Aug. 26||10 a.m.||Goal Rush||Peacock|
|Sat., Aug. 26||12:30 p.m.||Brighton & Hove Albion v. West Ham||NBC, Peacock, Universo|
|Sun., Aug. 27||8 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||USA Network|
|Sun., Aug. 27||9 a.m.||Sheffield United v. Manchester City||USA Network, Telemundo|
|Sun., Aug. 27||9 a.m.||Burnley v. Aston Villa||Peacock|
|Sun., Aug. 27||11:30 a.m.||Newcastle v. Liverpool||USA Network, Telemundo|
|Sun., Aug. 27||1:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||USA Network|