NBC Sports Group Continues Premier League Coverage this Weekend
NBC Sports Group continues its coverage of the Premier League with three matches on NBCSN, one on USA and one on NBC this weekend. Match coverage is highlighted by first-place Chelsea hosting sixth-place Everton and U.S. Men's National Team goalkeeper Tim Howard on Saturday at 7:45 a.m. ET on NBCSN, immediately following live coverage of the 2014 Olympic Winter Games.
USA Network airs Arsenal v. Sunderland on Saturday at 10 a.m. ET, followed by Crystal Palace v. Manchester United on NBC at 12:30 p.m. ET (schedule below). The four additional matches in the 10 a.m. ET slot on Saturday will be available via Extra Time.
The interactive Premier League Game Finder can be accessed at http://www.nbcsports.com/ExtraTime.
Lead play-by-play voice Arlo White and four-time league champion Lee Dixon will call the Crystal Palace-Manchester United match. White joins former Chelsea defender Graeme Le Saux to call Liverpool v. Swansea City on Sunday at 8:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN. Sunday's coverage begins at 8 a.m. ET with Premier League Live.
MLS lead play-by-play announcer John Strong hosts Premier League Live pre-game, halftime and post-game shows alongside former English footballer Robbie Mustoe and former Jamaican National Team footballer Robbie Earle from the NBC Sports Group International Broadcast Center in Stamford, Conn.
All Premier League games will be streamed on NBC Sports Live Extra, NBC Sports Group's live streaming product for desktops, mobile devices and tablets. Games airing on NBC Sports Network will be live streamed via "TV Everywhere," the media industry's effort to make quality content available to MVPD customers both in and out of the home and on multiple platforms.
To date, AT&T U-verse®, Bright House Networks, Cablevision's Optimum, Comcast's Xfinity TV, Cox, DIRECTV, Mediacom, Suddenlink, and Time Warner Cable have opted to carry the additional Premier League matches via the Premier League Extra Time package, and AT&T U-verse, Cablevision's Optimum, Charter, Comcast's Xfinity TV, Cox, DIRECTV, DISH, Suddenlink and Verizon FiOS will make all Premier League games available through TV Everywhere. Additionally, over 100 NCTC partners have either signed-on to the Premier League Extra Time package or have opted-in via TV Everywhere, including Blue Ridge Communications, Buckeye CableSystem, CenturyLink Prism, and RCN. In some cases, the Premier League Extra Time package will be available in select markets.
Below is the schedule for the 27th week of the Premier League season (all times ET):
Date Time Home v. Away Network
Sat., Feb. 22 7:45 a.m. Chelsea v. Everton NBCSN, mun2
Sat., Feb. 22 9:45 a.m. Premier League Live NBCSN
Sat., Feb. 22 10 a.m. Arsenal v. Sunderland USA, mun2
Sat., Feb. 22 10 a.m. Manchester City v. Stoke City Extra Time
Sat., Feb. 22 10 a.m. West Ham United v. Southampton Extra Time
Sat., Feb. 22 10 a.m. Cardiff City v. Hull City Extra Time
Sat., Feb. 22 10 a.m. West Bromwich Albion v. Fulham Extra Time
Sat., Feb. 22 12:30 p.m. Crystal Palace v. Manchester United NBC
Sat., Feb. 23 12 a.m. NBCSN's Match of the Day NBCSN
Sun., Feb. 23 8 a.m. Premier League Live NBCSN
Sun., Feb. 23 8:30 a.m. Liverpool v. Swansea City NBCSN
Sun., Feb. 23 8:30 a.m. Newcastle United v. Aston Villa Extra Time
Sun., Feb. 23 10:30 a.m. Premier League Live NBCSN
Sun., Feb. 23 11 a.m. Norwich City v. Tottenham Hotspur NBCSN
Sun., Feb. 23 1 p.m. Goal Zone NBCSN
Sun., Feb. 23 11 p.m. NBCSN's Match of the Day II NBCSN