NBC Sports presents a Premier League doubleheader this Sunday, March 21 as fifth-place West Ham host Arsenal at 11 a.m. ET on Peacock Premium, followed by Harry Kane and Tottenham visiting Aston Villa at 3:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo, highlighting Premier League action across NBC Sports this week.
West Ham lost to Manchester United, 1-0, last Sunday and sit three points behind fourth-place Chelsea, while Arsenal topped Tottenham, 2-1, in the North London Derby.
Aston Villa drew Newcastle, 1-1, last Friday. Tottenham’s Kane is tied for second in the Premier League with 16 goals and leads the league with 13 assists. Arlo White and former Premier League player Graeme Le Saux will call the match live from Villa Park.
This weekend’s coverage begins Friday, March 19 at 3:30 p.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN, followed by Fulham v. Leeds United at 4 p.m. ET (NBCSN, Peacock Premium and Universo). Following Fulham-Leeds United on NBCSN is Goal Zone at 6 p.m. ET.
Liam McHugh (Friday and Saturday) and Ahmed Fareed (Sunday) host this weekend’s Premier League Live, Premier League Mornings and Goal Zone shows alongside former Premier League players Danny Higginbotham and Tim Howard.
On Saturday, coverage begins at 3:30 p.m. ET on Peacock Premium with Premier League Live, followed by Brighton & Hove Albion hosting Newcastle at 4 p.m. ET and Goal Zone at 6 p.m. ET.
Also this weekend, NBC Sports will present an interview with Premier League Chief Executive Richard Masters – one year after play stopped due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The interview will be on Peacock Premium during Saturday’s Premier League Live and will air Sunday on Premier League Live on NBCSN. The full conversation will be available on NBCSports.com.
Here’s the schedule of soccer commentators for this weekend’s Premier League matches (all times Eastern):
Friday, March 19
Saturday, March 20
Brighton vs. Newcastle, 4pm, Peacock Premium — Jim Proudfoot and Matt Holland
Sunday, March 21
West Ham vs. Arsenal, 11am, Peacock Premium — Peter Drury and Don Hutchison
Author: World Soccer Talk