Pachuca Hosts Liga Mx Champions Tigres This Saturday on NBC Universo
NBC Deportes presents Week 33 of the Liga Premier and Pachuca vs. Nuevo León in Week 13 of the Liga MX this weekend at the following schedule:
Saturday, April 9
West Ham vs. Arsenal, 7:30AM/6:30C/4:30P on NBC UNIVERSO. The Gunners come into this weekend's match after shutting out Watford 4-0 and with the prospect of edging closer to first-place Leicester if they win both of the two games they have left. As the tournament draws to a close, West Ham also has hopes of being among the privileged group eligible to compete in next season's European cups. West Ham needs every win it can to keep this dream alive and will make the most of its home field advantage at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park this Saturday.
Chelsea at Swansea City, 9:45AM/8:45C/6:45P on NBC UNIVERSO. A vital match for Chelsea, another team eager to rank among the top five. The Blues have yet to lose to Swansea since the latter returned to the Liga Premier in 2011, with a total of 6 wins and 3 ties in their last nine games. Most recently, they shut out the Swans 5-0 in Week 22 of the 2014-2015 season.
Southampton vs. Newcastle, 9:55AM/8:55C/6:55P exclusively on NBC Deportes EN VIVO EXTRA.
West Brom at Manchester City, 12:25PM/11:25C/9:25P on NBC UNIVERSO. Despite its fourth-place standing and with a match pending, Man City can't count on an easy win over mid-ranked West Brom. A victory is crucial to cementing the Citizens' hopes of competing in next season's European-wide tournaments.
Pachuca vs. Tigres, 9PM/8C/6P on NBC UNIVERSO. Saturday's game is a crucial opportunity for Pachuca to seize second place and put pressure on league leader Monterrey with a victory over the Tigres, who haven't won a game since beating América 4-1 in Week 8. Pachuca has everything its needs to win this weekend's game at Hidalgo Stadium: a better offense and goal difference as well as the distinction of scoring the most goals in a home game, 6-0 over Veracruz in Week 11. The team's top scorers, Hirving Lozano (6 goals) and Franco Jara (5 goals), are eager to add a few more notches to their belts. Great chance to see in action to Andre-Pierre Gignac, Tigres top scorer this season and leader with 15 goals.
Sunday, April 10
The Premier League continues with Sunderland vs. Leicester City, 8:25AM/7:25C/5:25P on NBC UNIVERSO. First-place Leicester visits the Light Stadium to take on Sunderland, whose fortunes are looking up after making it since Week 28 without a loss. A win will allow the Foxes to continue their reign as the undisputed league leader, and Jamie Vardy is eager for the chance to put more space between himself and Romelu Lukaku and Sergio Agüero in the race to catch up to top scorer Harry Kane.
Tottenham vs. Manchester United, 10:55AM/9:55C/7:55P on TELEMUNDO. Another one of the season's surprises, Tottenham won't let Manchester United rest easy in the certainty of securing a spot in the upcoming European cups. Having gone without a loss since Week 28, the Spurs are the only team that still has a chance of pushing Leicester out of first place.
Liverpool vs. Stoke, 10:55AM/9:55C/7:55P exclusively on NBC Deportes EN VIVO EXTRA.