STAMFORD, Conn. – Kevin De Bruyne and first-place Manchester City host Cristiano Ronaldo and fourth-place Manchester United in the 187th edition of the Manchester Derby Sunday at 11:30 a.m. ET on USA Network and Telemundo.
That match will highlight English Premier League action across NBC Sports this weekend.
Sunday’s match – the 18th Manchester Derby to be presented by NBC Sports – could feature two top-four clubs for the 7th time since the start of the 2013-14 season. City topped United, 2-0, on Nov. 6, 2021 in their most recent meeting. Last weekend, Manchester City beat Everton, 1-0, and Manchester United drew Watford, 0-0. Arlo White, Lee Dixon and Graeme Le Saux will call the match live from Etihad Stadium.
This weekend’s coverage begins Saturday, March 5, with Premier League Mornings at 7 a.m. ET on USA Network, followed by Leeds United visiting Leicester City at 7:30 a.m. ET (USA Network, Universo). Leeds will be led for the first time by head coach Jesse Marsch, who is the 3rd American to manage in the Premier League. At 10 a.m. ET on Saturday, NBC Sports presents five matches live: Burnley v. Christian Pulisic and Chelsea (USA Network, Universo), Aston Villa v. Southampton (Peacock), Newcastle v. Brighton & Hove Albion (Peacock), Norwich City v. Brentford (Peacock), and Wolverhampton Wanderers v. Crystal Palace (Peacock). During the 10 a.m. ET multi-match window, Goal Rush will stream on Peacock, providing viewers the most compelling action in real time and on replay so they won’t miss a single goal or key play.
At 12:30 p.m. ET on Saturday, Mohamed Salah and second-place Liverpool host fifth-place West Ham on NBC, Peacock and Universo. Liverpool beat Chelsea on penalties last Sunday in the EFL Cup Final to capture the first major trophy of the English football season. West Ham defeated Wolverhampton Wanderers, 1-0, last weekend and sit two points behind Manchester United for fourth place. White and Dixon will call the action live from Anfield.
On Sunday, March 6, Premier League Mornings begins at 8 a.m. ET on USA Network, followed by Arsenal visiting Watford.
This weekend’s coverage concludes Monday, March 7, as Harry Kane and Tottenham host Everton at 3 p.m. ET on USA Network and Universo, followed by Goal Zone at 5 p.m. ET (USA Network).
Paul Burmeister hosts this weekend’s Premier League Mornings, Premier League Live and Goal Zone shows alongside former Premier League player Robbie Mustoe and former USMNT and Premier League player Tim Howard on Saturday and Sunday. On Monday, Burmeister is joined by Howard and former Premier League player Danny Higginbotham.
Following is NBC Sports’ schedule for the Premier League this week (all times ET, subject to change):
|Sat., Mar. 5||7 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||USA Network|
|Sat., Mar. 5||7:30 a.m.||Leicester City v. Leeds United||USA Network, Universo|
|Sat., Mar. 5||9:30 a.m.||Premier League Live||USA Network|
|Sat., Mar. 5||10 a.m.||Burnley v. Chelsea||USA Network, Universo|
|Sat., Mar. 5||10 a.m.||Aston Villa v. Southampton||Peacock|
|Sat., Mar. 5||10 a.m.||Newcastle v. Brighton & Hove Albion||Peacock|
|Sat., Mar. 5||10 a.m.||Norwich City v. Brentford||Peacock|
|Sat., Mar. 5||10 a.m.||Wolverhampton Wanderers v. Crystal Palace||Peacock|
|Sat., Mar. 5||10 a.m.||Goal Rush||Peacock|
|Sat., Mar. 5||12:30 p.m.||Liverpool v. West Ham||NBC, Peacock, Universo|
|Sun., Mar. 6||8 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||USA Network|
|Sun., Mar. 6||9 a.m.||Watford v. Arsenal||USA Network|
|Sun., Mar. 6||11 a.m.||Premier League Live||USA Network|
|Sun., Mar. 6||11:30 a.m.||Manchester City v. Manchester United||USA Network, Telemundo|
|Sun., Mar. 6||1:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||USA Network|
|Mon., Mar. 7||3 p.m.||Tottenham v. Everton||USA Network, Universo|
|Mon., Mar. 7||5 p.m.||Goal Zone||USA Network|