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Mohamed Salah and Liverpool host Everton this Saturday, Feb. 20 at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC and Universo, as the 238th Merseyside Derby highlights Premier League action across NBC Sports this weekend.

On Sunday at 11:30 a.m. ET, Peacock Premium presents its first-ever live Spanish-language sporting event with the Arsenal-Manchester City match. Peacock Premium will also have exclusive live English-language coverage of the game.

As NBCUniversal continues to celebrate Black History Month, NBCSN will present Sky Sports’ Micah Richards: Tackling Racism on Monday, Feb. 22 at 5:30 p.m. ET. The documentary focuses on areas of the game that are affected by racism with the objective of seeking real answers, solutions and achievable targets moving forward, making the game safer and more inclusive for all.

Rebecca Lowe hosts this weekend’s Premier League Mornings, Premier League Live and Goal Zone shows, joined by Mustoe and former Premier League player Tim Howard on Friday and Saturday, and Higginbotham and Howard on Sunday. McHugh hosts Monday’s shows alongside Higginbotham and Howard.

This Friday, Feb. 19, coverage kicks off with Premier League Live at 2:30 p.m. ET on Peacock Premium, followed by Wolverhampton Wanderers v. Leeds United at 3 p.m. ET.

Saturday’s coverage begins at 7 a.m. ET with Premier League Mornings on NBCSN, followed by Southampton hosting fourth-place Chelsea, who are unbeaten under Thomas Tuchel, at 7:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo. At 10 a.m. ET, West Brom visit Burnley on NBCSN and Universo. Following Liverpool-Everton at 12:30 p.m. ET (NBC, Universo), Fulham host Sheffield United at 3 p.m. ET on Peacock Premium.

Liverpool fell to Leicester City, 3-1, last weekend and look to bounce back from three consecutive losses. Everton, who lost to Fulham, 2-0, last Sunday, sit three points behind Liverpool in the table. Salah leads the Premier League with 17 goals, while Everton’s Dominic Calvert-Lewin is tied for third with 13 goals. Arlo White and former Premier League player Lee Dixon will call the action live from Anfield.

On Sunday, Feb. 21, Peacock Premium will present four matches, beginning at 7 a.m. ET with fifth-place West Ham v. Harry Kane and Tottenham. At 9 a.m. ET, third-place Leicester City visit Aston Villa, followed by Arsenal hosting first-place Manchester City at 11:30 a.m. ET (Peacock Premium in English and Spanish). The match will be called by play-by-play commentator Andres Cantor and analyst Manuel Sol in Spanish, and White and Graeme Le Saux in English. Sunday’s match coverage concludes on Peacock Premium at 2 p.m. ET as second-place Manchester United host Newcastle.

This weekend’s coverage concludes on Monday, Feb. 22 as Crystal Palace visit Brighton & Hove Albion at 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN. Following Crystal Palace-Brighton on NBCSN is Goal Zone at 5 p.m. ET.

 

Here’s the schedule of soccer commentators for this weekend’s Premier League matches (all times Eastern):

 

Friday, February 19

Wolves vs. Leeds United, 3pm, Peacock Premium — Bill Leslie and Karen Carney

 

Saturday, February 20

Southampton vs. Chelsea, 7:30am, NBCSN, Universo, fuboTV, Sling Blue and Hulu + Live TV — Jim Proudfoot and Matt Holland

Burnley vs. West Brom, 10am, NBCSN, Universo, fuboTV, Sling Blue and Hulu + Live TV — David Stowell and Stephen Warnock

Liverpool vs. Everton, 12:30pm, NBC, Universo, fuboTV, Sling Blue and Hulu + Live TV — Arlo White and Lee Dixon

Fulham vs. Sheffield United, 3pm, Peacock Premium — Joe Speight and Don Hutchinson

 

Sunday, February 21

West Ham vs. Spurs, 7am, Peacock Premium — Tony Jones and Chris Sutton

Aston Villa vs. Leicester, 9am, Peacock Premium — Steve Wilson and David Prutton

Arsenal vs. Man City, 11:30am, Peacock Premium — Arlo White and Graeme Le Saux

Man United vs. Newcastle, 2pm, Peacock Premium — Peter Drury and Jim Beglin

 

Monday, February 22

Brighton vs. Crystal Palace, 3pm, NBCSN, fuboTV, Sling Blue and Hulu + Live TV — Martin Tyler and Matthew Upson

 



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