Christian Pulisic will have one final EPL game to play before the World Cup. (Photo courtesy of Chelsea)
Christian Pulisic and Chelsea visit third-place Newcastle United Saturday at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC, Peacock, and Universo, highlighting Premier League action across NBC Sports this weekend.
This weekend’s action marks the final match week before the English Premier League’s break for the World Cup.
Pulisic will join his U.S. men’s national team teammates to prepare for the World Cup in Qatar next week.
Chelsea fell to Arsenal, 1-0, last weekend and sit in seventh place with 21 points in 13 matches. Newcastle defeated Southampton, 4-1, last weekend and is unbeaten in its past nine EPL matches, including four consecutive victories. Saturday’s match will mark Newcastle’s first time playing an EPL game starting the day in the top three since November 2011. Peter Drury and Graeme Le Saux will call the match live from St. James’ Park. Le Saux played for Chelsea for a total of 12 seasons across two stints at the club (1987-1993, 1997-2003).
The weekend’s coverage begins Saturday at 7 a.m. ET with Premier League Mornings on USA Network, followed by Premier League leading goal scorer Erling Haaland (18 goals) and second-place Manchester City hosting Brentford at 7:30 a.m. ET on USA Network and Universo.
Five matches will be presented live at 10 a.m. ET on Saturday: Liverpool v. Southampton (USA Network, Universo), Bournemouth v. Everton (Peacock), Tottenham v. Leeds United (Peacock), West Ham v. Leicester City (Peacock), and Nottingham Forest v. Crystal Palace (Peacock). Peacock will also present the Tottenham-Leeds United match live in Spanish. The Goal Rush whip-around show will stream live on Peacock at 10 a.m. ET, providing viewers the most compelling action in real time and on replay so they won’t miss a single goal or key play.
Following Newcastle-Chelsea on Saturday (12:30 p.m. ET on NBC, Peacock and Universo) is first-place Arsenal visiting Wolverhampton Wanderers at 2:45 p.m. ET on USA Network and Universo.
Sunday’s coverage begins at 8 a.m. ET with Premier League Mornings on USA Network, followed by Brighton & Hove Albion hosting Aston Villa at 9 a.m. ET (USA Network). At 11:30 a.m. ET, Manchester United visit Fulham on USA Network and Universo. Drury and Lee Dixon will call the action live from Craven Cottage. Goal Zone follows Fulham-Manchester United at 1:30 p.m. ET on USA Network.
|Sat., Nov. 12||7 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||USA Network|
|Sat., Nov. 12||7:30 a.m.||Manchester City v. Brentford||USA Network, Universo|
|Sat., Nov. 12||9:30 a.m.||Premier League Live||USA Network|
|Sat., Nov. 12||10 a.m.||Liverpool v. Southampton||USA Network, Universo|
|Sat., Nov. 12||10 a.m.||Bournemouth v. Everton||Peacock|
|Sat., Nov. 12||10 a.m.||Tottenham v. Leeds United||Peacock|
|Sat., Nov. 12||10 a.m.||West Ham v. Leicester City||Peacock|
|Sat., Nov. 12||10 a.m.||Nottingham Forest v. Crystal Palace||Peacock|
|Sat., Nov. 12||10 a.m.||Goal Rush||Peacock|
|Sat., Nov. 12||Noon||Premier League Live||USA Network|
|Sat., Nov. 12||12:30 p.m.||Newcastle v. Chelsea||NBC, Peacock, Universo|
|Sat., Nov. 12||2:30 p.m.||Premier League Live||USA Network|
|Sat., Nov. 12||2:45 p.m.||Wolverhampton Wanderers v. Arsenal||USA Network, Universo|
|Sat., Nov. 12||4:45 p.m.||Goal Zone||USA Network|
|Sun., Nov. 13||8 a.m.||Premier League Mornings||USA Network|
|Sun., Nov. 13||9 a.m.||Brighton & Hove Albion v. Aston Villa||USA Network|
|Sun., Nov. 13||11 a.m.||Premier League Live||USA Network|
|Sun., Nov. 13||11:30 a.m.||Fulham v. Manchester United||USA Network, Universo|
|Sun., Nov. 13||1:30 p.m.||Goal Zone||USA Network|