Christopher Harris

Publisher of World Soccer Talk, Christopher Harris founded the site in 2005. He has been interviewed by The New York Times, The Guardian and several other publications. Plus he has made appearances on NPR, BBC World, CBC, BBC Five Live, talkSPORT and beIN SPORT. Harris, who was born and raised in Wales, has lived in Florida since 1984, and supported Swansea City since 1979. Last but not least, he got engaged during half-time of a MLS game.
NBC Sports Live Extra to Launch New Tactical Cam to Enhance Premier League Coverage
NBC Sports Live Extra to Launch New Tactical Cam to Enhance Premier League Coverage

EXCLUSIVE: Eagle-eyed viewers will have noticed that NBC Sports beta tested a brand-new feature on its app during a Premier League match last weekend that featured a tactical cam (see screenshot above). Officially, NBC Sports Digital will formally debut its “Tactical Cam” during next Monday’s Manchester City-Liverpool game (3pm ET […]

Premier League Coverage On NBC Scores Best Opening Weekend Ever
Premier League Coverage On NBC Scores Best Opening Weekend Ever

NBC Sports reported today that its coverage of the 2014/15 Premier League season scored the best opening weekend ever on US TV for the world’s most popular sports league. More than 3.3 million people tuned in to five telecasts on NBC and NBCSN Saturday and Sunday — up 3% from […]

Highs and Lows of the Soccer Viewing Experience, August 15-18
Highs and Lows of the Soccer Viewing Experience, August 15-18

In a new feature on World Soccer Talk, I’ll review the highs and lows of my soccer viewing experience on a weekly basis. The feature will review what’s it like watching the beautiful game online and on TV from the perspective of a soccer fan — someone, like you, who […]

Malky Mackay to Be Named Crystal Palace Manager to Replace Tony Pulis
Malky Mackay to Be Named Crystal Palace Manager to Replace Tony Pulis

Former Cardiff City manager Malky Mackay is set to be confirmed as the manager of Crystal Palace, to replace Tony Pulis who left the club by mutual consent last week. In December, Mackay was sacked by Cardiff owner Vincent Tan despite the club being in 15th position in the Premier […]

A New Beginning – EPL Weekend Review (World Soccer Talk Podcast)
A New Beginning – EPL Weekend Review (World Soccer Talk Podcast)

The debut weekend of the 2014/15 Premier League season was a new beginning for football supporters as we welcomed many of our favorite footballers back to the TV sets. And at World Soccer Talk, it’s a new beginning as we introduce a brand-new host to the longest-running soccer podcast on […]

Watch NBCSN’s Exclusive Interview With Steven Gerrard On Sunday at 7am ET
Watch NBCSN’s Exclusive Interview With Steven Gerrard On Sunday at 7am ET

In the latest 20-minute episode of Premier League Download, NBC’s Rebecca Lowe sits down with Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard for a heartfelt interview with the Premier League footballer. Whether you’re a Liverpool fan or not, the interview is a must-see. Lowe, in a reserved but purposeful manner, manages to allow […]

Swansea City 2014/15 Season Preview: Garry Monk Faces Difficult Challenge
Swansea City 2014/15 Season Preview: Garry Monk Faces Difficult Challenge

On the surface, Swansea appears to be stronger than where they left off last season. The club signed French striker Bafetimbi Gomis to solve the goalscoring issue, while Gylfi Sigurdsson returns to the club to add an impetus as an attacking midfielder. The Swans also finally acquired Marvin Emnes, who has […]

Commentators for Premier League Matches On NBC Sports, Gameweek 1
Commentators for Premier League Matches On NBC Sports, Gameweek 1

NBC has announced the commentators for this weekend’s Premier League matches that will be shown on television and Internet across the United States. Here’s the line-up: Saturday, August 16: Manchester United vs Swansea City, 7:45am, NBCSN and mun2 and NBC Sports Live Extra; Peter Drury & Jim Beglin Leicester City […]

FAQ On Watching Premier League Games In US Movie Theaters
FAQ On Watching Premier League Games In US Movie Theaters

Since announcing the news that NBC Sports has teamed with Fathom Events to bring select Premier League matches to movie theaters across the United States, we’ve been inundated with questions from you, the readers, about the who, what, when and where. The very first Premier League match that will be […]

West Ham vs Spurs to be First EPL Game Shown In US Movie Theaters
West Ham vs Spurs to be First EPL Game Shown In US Movie Theaters

Saturday’s London derby between West Ham United and Tottenham Hotspur will be the first Premier League game ever shown in US movie theaters. The 10am ET/7am PT kickoff featuring the Hammers against Spurs will be available in 33 select movie theaters nationwide in a deal between NBC Sports and Fathom […]

NBC Sports Will Offer Enhanced Matchday Coverage For Premier League Season
NBC Sports Will Offer Enhanced Matchday Coverage For Premier League Season

After a debut Premier League season where NBC Sports exceeded everyone’s expectations, the sports network is preparing for its sophomore season in covering the world’s most popular sports league. While there have been plenty of changes on the pitch, with transfers galore by each club, NBC Sports is planning on several […]

2014-15 Premier League Table Predictions: What’s Your Top 20?
2014-15 Premier League Table Predictions: What’s Your Top 20?

For the past seven years, we’ve asked you — the reader — to predict how you think the Premier League table will finish up at the end of the season. The challenge is that we ask you this before the season kicks off, and before the summer transfer window ends. It’s an […]

Premier League Season Preview (World Soccer Talk Podcast)
Premier League Season Preview (World Soccer Talk Podcast)

Matt, Kris and Morgan are back in the saddle. And after a short lay off we recap some of the news and notes from the transfer window, do some quick previews on some of the big signings and give our predictions to the top 7 in the 2014/15 Premier League […]

NBCSN to Debut Weekly Men In Blazers TV Show Starting Late August
NBCSN to Debut Weekly Men In Blazers TV Show Starting Late August

NBCSN will debut a weekly TV show from the Men In Blazers every Monday night beginning in late August, according to The Wall Street Journal. The English duo of Michael Davies and Roger Bennett will be moving from ESPN to NBC after their successful World Cup show won over a […]