Category: Leagues: EPL

EPL commentator assignments on NBC Sports, Gameweek 31

Fourth-place Liverpool host Watford this Saturday, March 17, at 1:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo, highlighting NBC Sports Group’s live Premier League coverage this weekend. The Reds look to maintain their top-four position and bounce back from a 2-1 loss to Manchester United, which snapped their three-match Premier League winning streak. NBC Sports Group’s lead Premier League play-by-play announcer Arlo White calls the match, joined by analyst Lee Dixon at Anfield. Saturday’s coverage begins at 10:30 a.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN, followed by Huddersfield Town v. Crystal Palace at 11 a.m. ET. Crystal Palace, coming off ... Read more

Oprah Winfrey and Mindy Kaling discuss love of Swansea City on UK TV show [VIDEO]

On a daytime talk show in Great Britain this week, American actress Mindy Kaling discussed her role as part-owner of Swansea City Football Club. And none other than Oprah Winfrey chimed in to say that she believes in the club and joked that she ought to invest in the Premier League side too. Kaling, best known for her role in the American version of The Office TV series, bought shares in Swansea City in 2017 when Steve Kaplan and Jason Levien led the 68% controlling stake buy-out of the club. Along with Kaplan and Levien, there were more than 25 ... Read more

Watch West Ham United’s toxic atmosphere erupt against Burnley [VIDEO]

Emotions reached a boiling point on Saturday when West Ham United supporters protested against club owners David Gold and David Sullivan during the home defeat against Burnley. If you missed any of the context before, during and after the match, YouTuber’s Hammers Chat did an incredible job at capturing what happened as well as explaining the mood amongst West Ham supporters. By watching the video, it provides excellent insight into why the move from Upton Park to the Olympic Stadium has been a failure, as well as why West Ham supporters are sick of experiencing what’s happening on and off ... Read more

Where to find Man United vs. Liverpool on US TV and streaming

If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Man United vs. Liverpool on US TV in the Premier League, you’ve come to the right place. Saturday’s match will be the 200th meeting between the sides in all competitions. Both Manchester United and Liverpool are battling for second place in the Premier League. Will it be the Red Devils or the Reds who are superior in this must-watch game? Match: Man United vs. Liverpool Kickoff: Saturday, 7:30am ET Looking to watch Man United vs. Liverpool online from your work, home or on the go? If you live in the ... Read more

EPL commentator assignments on NBC Sports, Gameweek 30

Second-place Manchester United host third-place Liverpool this Saturday, March 10, at 7:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN and Telemundo, highlighting NBC Sports Group’s Premier League coverage this week. The Red Devils come off a dramatic 3-2 win over Crystal Place, with Nemanja Matic scoring the game-winning goal in stoppage time. Liverpool come off a 2-0 win over Newcastle, led by joint Premier League-leading scorer Mohamed Salah (24 goals, tied with Harry Kane). Live match coverage begins Saturday at 6:30 a.m. ET with Premier League Live. NBC Sports Group’s lead Premier League play-by-play commentator Arlo White calls the match, joined by analysts ... Read more

How Carvalhal saved Swansea in just four weeks

Having been in the relegation zone in the Premier League for nearly the entire season, Swansea City sit five spots above the bottom three in 13th position. After a slow and disappointing first half of the season under manager Paul Clement, the Swansea board felt it was time to part ways with the Englishman. After cycling through three managers last season, they gave Clement as much time as possible this season. After all, there was some faith behind the Englishman after he pulled the Swans out of the relegation zone in the second half of last season to stay up. ... Read more

Englishman’s quest to remain connected to his EPL team strikes a chord in new book

As regular readers of World Soccer Talk know, there is an absolute glut of soccer available to fans every week on television and the Internet. It has never been easier to watch your favorite club or catch a match when you have some free time. It was not too long ago, however, that seeing ANY soccer in the U.S. required major sacrifice. For those who may not remember or have experienced those days, Gary France’s memoir of his early years in the U.S. is a history lesson for you. The author is from northern England and fell in love with ... Read more

Goalkeeper Mattia Perin should be on Arsenal’s summer radar

As Petr Cech is beginning to show is age, Arsenal are said to be in the market for a new goalkeeper this summer. The 35-year-old Cech has made numerous blunders during the current campaign, and is not the world-class keeper he once was. The Gunners brought in the former Czech Republic international from rivals Chelsea in the summer of 2015, and while he has performed fairly well up until this season, Arsenal should be looking to replace their number one shot-stopper with a younger keeper. Atletico Madrid’s Jan Oblak and Athletic Bilbao’s Kepa Arrizabalaga would be outstanding choices to replace ... Read more