EPL commentator assignments on NBC Sports, Gameweek 12

NBC Sports Group’s Premier League coverage this weekend is highlighted by one of the fiercest rivalries in English football, as Arsenal host Tottenham in the 181st North London Derby this Saturday, November 18, at 7:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo. In their last meeting (4/30/17), Spurs came out on top with a 2-0 win, which confirmed they would finish above their archrivals for the first time since 1994-95. Third-place Tottenham come off a 1-0 win against Crystal Place before the international break, while Arsenal look to bounce back from a 3-1 loss to Manchester City. Live match coverage begins at 6:30 a.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN.

Saturday’s live match coverage continues with first-place Manchester City visiting Leicester City at 10 a.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo. Manchester City are the only remaining unbeaten team in the Premier League, and have won their last nine PL matches. Also Saturday at 10 a.m. ET, NBC Sports Gold’s “Premier League Pass” presents five matches: Liverpool v. Southampton, West Bromwich Albion v. Chelsea, Bournemouth v. Huddersfield Town, Burnley v. Swansea City, and Crystal Palace v. Everton.

Saturday at 12:30 p.m. ET, NBC and Universo host coverage of second-place Manchester United v. Newcastle. The Red Devils look to bounce back from a 1-0 loss against Chelsea, and close the eight-point gap on leaders Manchester City. NBC Sports Group’s lead Premier League play-by-play announcer Arlo White calls the match, joined by analyst Lee Dixon at Old Trafford.

Immediately following the match, NBC presents a live Goal Zone at 2:30 p.m. ET. Rebecca Lowe hosts Goal Zone and Premier League Live, joined by former Jamaica National Team player Robbie Earle, and former Premier League footballer Robbie Mustoe.

Live Premier League coverage on Sunday, November 19, begins at 10 a.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN, followed by Watford v. West Ham United at 11 a.m. ET on NBCSN and Telemundo. This week’s live match coverage wraps up Monday, November 20, with Premier League Live at 2 p.m. ET on NBCSN followed by Brighton & Hove Albion v. Stoke City at 3 p.m. ET.

 

Here’s the schedule of soccer commentators for this weekend’s Premier League matches (all times Eastern):

 

 

Saturday, November 18

Arsenal vs. Spurs, 7:30am, NBCSN, Universo, Sling Blue, DIRECTV NOW and fubo Premier — Peter Drury and Jim Beglin

Leicester vs. Man City, 10am, NBCSN, Universo, Sling Blue, DIRECTV NOW and fubo Premier — David Stowell and Andy Walker

Crystal Palace vs. Everton, 10am, Premier League Pass — Gary Taphouse and Tony Gale

West Brom vs. Chelsea, 10am, Premier League Pass — Jonathan Beck and Efan Ekoku

Liverpool vs. Southampton, 10am, Premier League Pass — Jim Proudfoot and Matt Holland

Burnley vs. Swansea, 10am, Premier League Pass — Gary Weaver and Keith Andrews

Bournemouth vs Huddersfield, 10am, Premier League Pass — Tony Jones and Garry Birtles

Manchester United vs. Newcastle, 12:30pm, NBC, Universo, Sling Blue, DIRECTV NOW and fubo Premier — Arlo White and Lee Dixon

 

Sunday, November 19

Watford vs. West Ham, 11am, NBCSN, Telemundo, Sling Blue, DIRECTV NOW and fubo Premier — Jon Champion and Jim Beglin

 

Monday, November 20

Brighton vs. Stoke, 3pm, NBCSN, Sling Blue, DIRECTV NOW and fubo Premier — Martin Tyler and Danny Higginbotham

 

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