Saturday’s Manchester Derby Marks 20th Time NBC Sports will Present the Historic Fixture
Matchweek Kicks Off Tomorrow, Thursday, Jan. 12, as Chelsea Visit Fulham at 3 p.m. ET on Peacock
Goal Rush Whip-Around Show Presented Live on Peacock this Saturday During 10 a.m. ET Multi-Match Window
STAMFORD, Conn. – Jan. 11, 2023 – Two massive derby fixtures highlight Premier League action across NBC Sports this weekend as PL leading goal scorer Erling Halaand and second-place Manchester City visit Marcus Rashford and fourth-place Manchester United in the Manchester Derby this Saturday, Jan. 14, at 7:30 a.m. ET on USA Network and Telemundo. Then on Sunday at 11:30 a.m. ET on Peacock, Tottenham host first-place Arsenal in the North London Derby.
Manchester City defeated Chelsea, 1-0, in their most recent Premier League match on Jan. 5. Manchester United has won all three of their matches since returning from the World Cup break, including a 3-0 win against Bournemouth on Jan. 3. Saturday’s Manchester Derby marks the 189th edition of the historic matchup and the 20th time NBC Sports will present the fixture. Peter Drury and Graeme Le Saux will call the action live from Old Trafford.
Arsenal drew Newcastle, 0-0, on Jan. 3 and sit five points ahead of Manchester City for first place. Tottenham defeated Aston Villa, 4-0, on Jan. 4 as Harry Kane scored two goals. Drury and Lee Dixon will call the action live from Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.
This week’s coverage begins tomorrow, Thursday, Jan. 12, with Premier League Live at 2 p.m. ET on Peacock, followed by Fulham hosting Chelsea at 3 p.m. ET (Peacock). On Friday, Leeds United visit Aston Villa at 3 p.m. ET on USA Network and Universo.
Saturday’s coverage begins at 7 a.m. ET with Premier League Mornings on USA Network, followed by the Manchester Derby (7:30 a.m. ET on USA Network and Telemundo).
Four matches will be presented live at 10 a.m. ET on Saturday: Everton v. Southampton (USA Network, Universo), Wolverhampton Wanderers v. West Ham (Peacock), Brighton & Hove Albion v. Liverpool (Peacock), and Nottingham Forest v. Leicester City (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.
At 12:30 p.m. ET on Saturday, Brentford host Bournemouth on NBC, Peacock, and Universo.
On Sunday, Premier League Mornings begins at 8 a.m. ET on USA Network, followed at 9 a.m. ET by Chelsea hosting Crystal Palace (USA Network, Telemundo) and Fulham visiting third-place Newcastle (Peacock). The weekend’s coverage concludes at 11:30 a.m. ET as first-place Arsenal visit Tottenham in the North London Derby on Peacock. Peacock will also present Tottenham-Arsenal live in Spanish.
Rebecca Lowe hosts Saturday’s and Sunday’s Premier League Mornings, Premier League Live and Goal Zone shows alongside former Premier League and Jamaica National Team player Robbie Earle and former USMNT and Premier League player Tim Howard. On Thursday, Paul Burmeister hosts alongside Howard and Danny Higginbotham. Ahmed Fareed hosts Friday’s coverage alongside Earle and Howard.
This season, Peacock will once again stream all games airing on the NBC broadcast network live. In addition, Peacock will feature studio shows, full match replays and the Premier League TV channel. All matchdays and windows exclusively on Peacock will feature NBC Sports’ Premier League studio 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 Arsenal being held goalless at the Emirates to Newcastle, Manchester City’s massive three points over Chelsea, and more. “The 2 Robbies” podcast is available anywhere you listen to podcasts.
PREMIER LEAGUE PICK ‘EM
NBC Sports’ Premier League Pick ‘Em returns on the free-to-play NBC Sports Predictor powered by PointsBet games app, available in the App Store and Google Play Store. Each match week, Premier League Pick ‘Em features a $50,000 jackpot prize for a “perfect score” – predicting the correct exact results of all featured matches in that contest (information on scoring, prizing, and Official Rules here).
Matches in Play for Premier League Pick ‘Em:
NBC SPORTS PUB PASS
For commercial establishments looking to show Premier League, they can get the NBC Sports Pub Pass, the new customizable platform specifically for the retail pub/restaurant market in the USA. The NBC Sports Pub Pass offers Pubs, Bars, Clubs and Restaurants and commercial establishments nationwide all the Premier League matches and programming specifically for commercial establishments – Live, Commercial-Free and On-Demand. To subscribe or to find out more information about the NBC Sports Pub Pass go to https://www.nbcpubpass.com/.
STREAMING ON PEACOCK
Peacock’s expansive programming features live sports coverage including Premier League, MLB Sunday Leadoff, Sunday Night Football, Notre Dame Football, NASCAR, NTT IndyCar Series, golf, Olympic sports, 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 this week’s Premier League coverage (all times ET, subject to change):
|Thurs., Jan. 12||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||Peacock|
|Thurs., Jan. 12||3 p.m.||Fulham v. Chelsea||Peacock|
|Thurs., Jan. 12||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||Peacock|
|Fri., Jan. 13||2 p.m.||Premier League Live||USA Network|
|Fri., Jan. 13||3 p.m.||Aston Villa v. Leeds United||USA Network, Universo|
|Fri., Jan. 13||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||USA Network|
|Sat., Jan. 14||7 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||USA Network|
|Sat., Jan. 14||7:30 a.m.||Manchester United v. Manchester City||USA Network, Telemundo|
|Sat., Jan. 14||9:30 a.m.||Premier League Live||USA Network|
|Sat., Jan. 14||10 a.m.||Everton v. Southampton||USA Network, Universo|
|Sat., Jan. 14||10 a.m.||Wolverhampton Wanderers v. West Ham||Peacock|
|Sat., Jan. 14||10 a.m.||Brighton & Hove Albion v. Liverpool||Peacock|
|Sat., Jan. 14||10 a.m.||Nottingham Forest v. Leicester City||Peacock|
|Sat., Jan. 14||10 a.m.||Goal Rush||Peacock|
|Sat., Jan. 14||12:30 p.m.||Brentford v. Bournemouth||NBC, Peacock, Universo|
|Sat., Jan. 14||2:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||NBC, Peacock|
|Sun., Jan. 15||8 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||USA Network|
|Sun., Jan. 15||9 a.m.||Chelsea v. Crystal Palace||USA Network, Telemundo|
|Sun., Jan. 15||9 a.m.||Newcastle v. Fulham||Peacock|
|Sun., Jan. 15||11 a.m.||Premier League Live||USA Network, Peacock|
|Sun., Jan. 15||11:30 a.m.||Tottenham v. Arsenal||Peacock|