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Thursday, February 29th, 2024

MANCHESTER DERBY EXCLUSIVELY ON PEACOCK THIS SUNDAY, MARCH 3, AT 10:30 A.M. ET HEADLINES THIS WEEK’S PREMIER LEAGUE COVERAGE

Manchester City Host Manchester United at Etihad Stadium – Pre-Game Coverage Begins Sunday at 10 a.m. ET on Peacock

Luton Town Host Aston Villa Saturday at 12:30 p.m. ET on USA Network and Universo; Sheffield United Host Arsenal Monday at 3 p.m. ET on USA Network and Universo

Goal Rush Whip-Around Show Streams Live on Peacock During Saturday 10 a.m. ET Multi-Match Window

Premier League Originals Documentary, Part of Premier League Kicks Series, Celebrates Increase in PL Popularity among Black Americans

STAMFORD, Conn. – February 29, 2024 – One of the Premier League’s most famous rivalries will be shown exclusively on Peacock this weekend, as Erling Haaland and second-place Manchester City host Marcus Rashford and Manchester United in the Manchester Derby this Sunday, March 3, at 10:30 a.m. ET, headlining this week’s Premier League coverage across NBC Sports’ platforms.

Manchester City are unbeaten in their past 11 Premier League matches and topped Bournemouth, 1-0, last Saturday behind a goal from Phil Foden. Manchester United had their five-match PL unbeaten streak snapped in a 2-1 defeat against Fulham last Saturday and currently sit in sixth place in the Premier League table. In the most recent edition of the Manchester Derby on Oct. 29, 2023, Haaland scored twice and assisted on Foden’s goal, as City defeated United by a score of 3-0 at Old Trafford. Jon Champion and Stephen Warnock will have the call from Etihad Stadium. Peacock will also present the Manchester Derby live in Spanish.

This weekend’s coverage begins Saturday with Premier League Mornings at 9 a.m. ET on USA Network and Peacock, followed by six matches live at 10 a.m. ET: Everton v. West Ham (USA Network, Universo), Fulham v. Brighton & Hove Albion (Peacock), Nottingham Forest v. Liverpool (Peacock), Newcastle v. Wolverhampton Wanderers (Peacock), Brentford v. Chelsea (Peacock) and Tottenham v. Crystal Palace (Peacock). The Goal Rush whip-around show will stream live on Peacock Saturday 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.

At 12:30 p.m. ET on Saturday, fourth-place Aston Villa will visit Luton Town (USA Network, Universo). Peter Drury and Lee Dixon will have the call from Kenilworth Road.

Sunday’s coverage begins at 7 a.m. ET with Premier League Mornings on USA Network, followed by Burnley hosting Bournemouth at 8 a.m. ET (USA Network, Telemundo, Universo). Pre-game coverage of the Manchester Derby begins at 10 a.m. ET on USA Network and Peacock leading into exclusive match coverage on Peacock at 10:30 a.m. ET.

This weekend’s coverage concludes on Monday, March 4, as Sheffield United host Arsenal at 3 p.m. ET on USA Network and Universo.

Rebecca Lowe hosts Saturday’s and Sunday’s Premier League Mornings, Premier League Live and Goal Zone shows alongside former Premier League player Robbie Mustoe and former USMNT and Premier League player Tim Howard. On Monday, Paul Burmeister hosts coverage alongside Mustoe 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, the Robbies discuss Arsenal’s dominant 4-1 win v. Newcastle, Manchester City’s victory over Bournemouth and Manchester United’s loss to Fulham.

Click here to listen to the podcast or click here to watch on YouTube.

 

PREMIER LEAGUE ORIGINALS DOCUMENTARY, PART OF PREMIER LEAGUE KICKS SERIES, CELEBRATES INCREASE IN PL POPULARITY AMONG BLACK AMERICANS

A new Premier League Originals documentary, available now on the NBC Sports YouTube channel, celebrates the increase in popularity of the Premier League among Black Americans. The documentary, part of the Premier League Kicks stories, travels stateside to learn more about this growing appeal. Hosted by California native Aaron Dolores, football fan and founder of Black Arrow, the documentary journeys to meet Black Americans who are engrossed in the Premier League and its culture, and features NBC Sports’ Tim Howard, USMNT and Crystal Palace player Chris Richards, former USMNT and Premier League player Jozy Altidore, and more.

 

STREAMING ON PEACOCK

Peacock’s expansive programming features live coverage of the Premier League, U.S. Women’s and Men’s National Teams soccer matches (in Spanish), Sunday Night Football, Big Ten football and basketball, Olympic and Paralympic 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’ Premier League coverage schedule this weekend (all times ET, subject to change):

 

Date Time (ET) Match Platform
Sat., March 2 9 a.m. Premier League Mornings USA Network, Peacock
Sat., March 2 10 a.m. Everton v. West Ham USA Network, Universo
Sat., March 2 10 a.m. Fulham v. Brighton & Hove Albion Peacock
Sat., March 2 10 a.m. Newcastle v. Wolverhampton Wanderers Peacock
Sat., March 2 10 a.m. Nottingham Forest v. Liverpool Peacock
Sat., March 2 10 a.m. Brentford v. Chelsea Peacock
Sat., March 2 10 a.m. Tottenham v. Crystal Palace Peacock
Sat., March 2 10 a.m. Goal Rush Peacock
Sat., March 2 Noon Premier League Live USA Network, Peacock
Sat., March 2 12:30 p.m. Luton Town v. Aston Villa USA Network, Universo
Sun., March 3 7 a.m. Premier League Mornings USA Network
Sun., March 3 8 a.m. Burnley v. Bournemouth USA Network, Telemundo, Universo
Sun., March 3 10 a.m. Premier League Live USA Network, Peacock
Sun., March 3 10:30 a.m. Manchester City v. Manchester United Peacock
Sun., March 3 12:30 p.m. Goal Zone Peacock
Mon., March 4 2 p.m. Premier League Live USA Network
Mon., March 4 3 p.m. Sheffield United v. Arsenal USA Network, Universo
Mon., March 4 5 p.m. Goal Zone USA Network

 

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