ELP: Big weekend with Chelsea hosting Tottenham
NBC Sports Group continues its coverage of the Premier League with a tripleheader on NBCSN beginning at 7 a.m. ET on Saturday, with Premier League Live. Coverage is highlighted by a top-tier Premier League match at 12:30 p.m. ET featuring league leaders Chelsea hosting fifth-place Tottenham Hotspur. Chelsea look to extend their 13-match Premier League unbeaten streak.
NBCSN also presents West Bromwich Albion v. seventh-place Manchester United at 7:45 a.m. ET followed by Cardiff City v. Fulham at 10 a.m. ET. In addition, NBCSN presents the Major League Soccer season opener featuring Seattle Sounders FC against defending MLS Cup Champion Sporting Kansas City at 3 p.m. ET.
All matches not on NBCSN in the 10 a.m. ET Saturday window will be available on Premier League Extra Time, a bonus television package available to MVPDs at no extra cost for customers who receive NBCSN.
The interactive Premier League Game Finder can be accessed at http://www.nbcsports.com/ExtraTime.
Lead play-by-play voice Arlo White joins former Chelsea defender Graeme Le Saux on the call of Chelsea v. Tottenhamon Saturday.
All matches will be preceded and followed by Premier League Live pre- and post-match shows from the NBC Sports Group International Broadcast Center in Stamford, Conn., anchored by Rebecca Lowe, who returns from hosting Olympic coverage. Lowe hosts Premier League Live alongside former English footballer Robbie Mustoe and former Jamaican National Team player Robbie Earle.
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.
Below is the schedule for the 29th week of the Premier League season (all times ET):
|Date||Time||Home v. Away||Network|
|Mon., Mar. 3||11 p.m.||Barclays Premier League Review||NBCSN|
|Tues., Mar. 4||12 a.m.||Premier League Encore: Manchester Monday||NBCSN|
|Wed., Mar. 5||12 a.m.||Premier League Encore||NBCSN|
|Fri., Mar. 7||7 a.m.||Barclays Premier League News||NBCSN|
|Fri., Mar. 7||7:30 a.m.||Barclays Premier League World||NBCSN|
|Fri., Mar. 7||8 a.m.||Barclays Premier League Match Pack||NBCSN|
|Sat., Mar. 8||6:30 a.m.||Barclays Premier League Preview||NBCSN|
|Sat., Mar. 8||7 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sat., Mar. 8||7:45 a.m.||West Bromwich Albion v. Manchester United||NBCSN, mun2|
|Sat., Mar. 8||9:45 a.m.||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sat., Mar. 8||10 a.m.||Cardiff City v. Fulham||NBCSN|
|Sat., Mar. 8||10 a.m.||Crystal Palace v. Southampton||Extra Time|
|Sat., Mar. 8||10 a.m.||Norwich City v. Stoke City||Extra Time|
|Sat., Mar. 8||Noon||Premier League Live||NBCSN|
|Sat., Mar. 8||12:30 p.m.||Chelsea v. Tottenham Hotspur||NBCSN|
|Sat., Mar. 8||2:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBCSN|
|Sat., Mar. 8||3 p.m.||MLS: Seattle Sounders FC v. Sporting KC||NBCSN|
|Sat., Mar. 8||11 p.m.||NBCSN’s Match of the Day||NBCSN|