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What Jozy Altidore’s Transfer Means to American Soccer Fans and NBC Sports

Posted on by Adam Marcus
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Jozy Altidore has capped off an amazing season for club and country by transferring to Sunderland. This will be Jozy’s second go-around in the Premier League after his non-successful loan spell with Hull City during the 2009-10 season. Altidore, coming … Continue reading

Giant Billboard of Gareth Bale Takes Over New York Times Square [PHOTO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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NBC Sports has unveiled a giant billboard featuring Tottenham Hotspur’s Gareth Bale in Times Square in New York City to promote the network’s coverage of the English Premier League. Bale, who’s wearing the brand new Tottenham Hotspur home shirt, is … Continue reading

AT&T U-verse Adds NBC Sports Live Extra; Great News For EPL Fans

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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With just 42 days to go before the 2013-14 Premier League season starts, AT&T U-verse had added NBC Sports Live Extra for its customers so they can have access to 100% of Premier League matches online, via tablets and smart … Continue reading

‘MLS Breakaway’ Is Returning to NBC Sports Network On August 3

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Exclusive: NBC Sports Network will announce on Monday that the network will televise its second MLS Breakaway show on Saturday, August 3. The live whip-around coverage of 4 games on August 3 will include a 90-minute MLS Breakaway show. In March, NBC Sports … Continue reading

What EPL Fans Can Expect With ‘Premier League Extra Time’ From NBC Sports: Screenshot

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Ever since NBC Sports unveiled their Premier League coverage plans in April, there’s been a lot of excitement about not only the quantity of games that will be available, but also the new options to experience the world’s most popular … Continue reading

If You Want Your EPL, Time Warner Customers, It’s Time To Take Action

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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If you’re a Time Warner customer and you’re a fan of watching the Premier League, you could miss out on up to 49% of all matches that will be shown live by NBC Sports beginning with the 2013-14 season. Currently, … Continue reading

NBC Sports Releases New Ad To Promote Premier League Coverage: Sounds [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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NBC Sports has released its latest 30 second spot to promote the group’s coverage of the Premier League, which kicks off on NBC on August 17, 2013. In the latest ad, NBC focuses on the sounds that make the Premier … Continue reading

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Kyle Martino Joins NBC’s Premier League Studio Team: Why He Deserves Another Chance

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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NBC Sports has announced that Kyle Martino will be joining NBC’s studio team for its coverage of the Premier League beginning this August. Martino will rotate with Robbie Earle and Robbie Mustoe as one of NBC’s Premier League analysts, and … Continue reading

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Premier League Clubs Agree to Give TV Channels More Access to Players: Nightly Soccer Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Premier League clubs have agreed a landmark deal that will have a profound impact on the TV experience of matches on television. They’ve agreed to give TV channels around the world more access to players, which means pre-match interviews and … Continue reading

New NBC Sports Video Promotes EPL Coverage [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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NBC Sports has released a new 30 second spot to promote its coverage of the Premier League on US television beginning this August. This is the third promo spot NBC Sports has released thus far. The other two being “Every,” … Continue reading

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‘I Want My EPL’: How to Make Sure You Don’t Miss Any EPL Matches On NBC

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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With less than 90 days to go before NBC Sports begins televising the Premier League on US television, the number of TV providers who will providing access to every single Premier League match next season still only numbers five. They … Continue reading

NBC’s New Ad For Its EPL Coverage: Forget Downton Abbey, This Is Real English Drama [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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NBC debuted a brand-new 30-second spot this past weekend to promote its coverage of the English Premier League that kicks off August 17, 2013. For those of you who know me, you’ll know that I don’t swear very often. But … Continue reading

NBC Sports Releases First Video to Promote Its Premier League Coverage [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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NBC Sports has released their first video to promote its coverage of the Premier League. The 30-second spot gets the message across that NBC Sports will be broadcasting every game live — either on their TV networks or via the … Continue reading

DISH Network Agrees Deal With NBC Sports to Carry NBC Sports Live Extra: Great News For EPL Fans

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Great news for soccer fans in the US. DISH Network has agreed a deal with NBC Sports to provide its subscribers with access to NBC Sports Live Extra. That means that when the next Premier League season begins on August … Continue reading

Why NBC Wants You To Subscribe To Cable To Watch The Premier League

Posted on by Dave Warner
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Philip Badger’s plea to NBC Sports Network to let Premier League fans pay for NBC Sports Live Extra separately covers a few of the reasons why the online service will be available only to cable subscribers, but it ignores some … Continue reading

Dear NBC: Take My Money For NBC Sports Live Extra, Please

Posted on by Phillip Badger
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Like many other Americans who follow the Premier League closely, I’ve been reading the news about NBC’s plans for their coverage next season with great interest. For the most part, it sounds like a great improvement over what FOX Soccer … Continue reading

Andres Cantor Named Telemundo’s Lead Commentator for Spanish-Language Network’s EPL Coverage

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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EXCLUSIVE: Andres Cantor, one of the most recognizable soccer commentators on US television, will be the lead commentator for Telemundo’s coverage of the English Premier League beginning with the 2013-14 season. Cantor is best known for his signature “GOOOOLLLLLLLL” call. … Continue reading

Everything You Need to Know About NBC’s Coverage of the Premier League

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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In the past several months, many of the readers to EPL Talk have posted many detailed questions about all of the ins- and -outs of NBC’s coverage plans for the Premier League, which will begin on August 17, 2013 when … Continue reading