NBC Sports to broadcast Premier League Live from Manhattan in special fan festival
NBC Sports will be televising a special Premier League Live on Saturday, November 25 live from Manhattan as part of a soccer fan festival for supporters in the United States.
The live telecast will feature Rebecca Lowe, Robbie Mustoe and Robbie Earle broadcasting live from a “Premier League Mornings Fan Festival” in the South Street Seaport on Saturday, November 25, beginning at 9:30 a.m. ET. The Premier League Live team will broadcast from around the event throughout the day. The event will include supporters of many clubs, a turf pitch, match-viewing areas, a special glimpse at the Premier League trophy before it is handed off to this season’s champions, Chelsea youth coaches and the club’s mascot, and more.
Plus there’ll be other celebrities in attendance such as Andres Cantor (from Telemundo Deportes), Ashley Cole (ex-Chelsea and Arsenal) and former Premier League referee Mark Clattenburg.
Supporters will be out in full-force to cheer on their teams ahead of the day’s matches, highlighted by Manchester United v. Brighton & Hove Albion at 10 a.m. ET on NBCSN, Tottenham v. West Bromwich Albion at 10 a.m. ET on CNBC, and culminating with Liverpool v. Chelsea at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC. In addition, Lowe will host Goal Zone at 2:30 p.m. ET on NBC live from the festival, joined by Earle and Mustoe.
In their role as broadcasters of the Premier League in the United States market, NBC Sports continues to be a pioneer at introducing new ways to watch the world’s most popular sports league. Previous milestones have included broadcasting coverage directly from England, as well as their Behind The Badge series and other original programming.