Tobin Heath is ready to represent Manchester United again. (Andy Mead/YCJPhoto)
STAMFORD, Conn. – U.S. women’s national team standouts Tobin Heath, Rose Lavelle, Christen Press and Sam Mewis will be in action this weekend as NBC Sports’ coverage of the FA Women’s Super League continues with four live matches across NBC Sports.
That includes a pair of top-five clashes on NBCSN.
This weekend’s coverage kicks off with the Manchester Derby on Saturday, Nov. 14 live at 7:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN as Heath, Press and first-place Manchester United host Lavelle, Mewis and fifth-place Manchester City.
Manchester United has won five consecutive matches and remain unbeaten this season, while Manchester City look to build off last weekend’s 8-1 victory over Bristol City. Heath and Press have one goal apeicefor the Red Devils, while Mewis leads all U.S. players in the Women’s Super League with two goals this season.
Following the Manchester Derby, Everton hosts Reading at 11:30 a.m. ET live on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app.
Sunday’s coverage kicks off at 7:30 a.m. ET with West Ham v. Brighton live on the NBC Sports app. Then at 9:30 a.m. ET, it’s another top-five matchup as second-place Arsenal host third-place Chelsea live on NBCSN. Last weekend, Chelsea topped Everton, 4-0, for its fourth consecutive victory, while Arsenal suffered its first defeat of the season, falling to Manchester United.
Following is this weekend’s match schedule across NBC Sports (all times ET, subject to change):
|Sat., Nov. 14||7:30 a.m.||Manchester United v. Manchester City||NBCSN (LIVE)|
|Sat., Nov. 14||11:30 a.m.||Everton v. Reading||NBCSports.com, NBC Sports app (LIVE)|
|Sun., Nov. 15||7:30 a.m.||West Ham v. Brighton||NBCSports.com, NBC Sports app (LIVE)|
|Sun., Nov. 15||9:30 a.m.||Arsenal v. Chelsea||NBCSN (LIVE)|