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WATCH: Premier League TV Schedule for opening weekend

Aug 16, 2013, 2:35 PM EDT

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The first weekend of the Premier League starts tomorrow.

Excitement levels are through the roof across the world as the 2013-14 PL season promises to be the most exciting in the league’s history.

And you can watch every single second of every single game live via NBC Sports Group platforms.

Below is where and when you can watch every game in Week 1, and you will definitely want to bookmark the NBC Sports Live Extra page, as that’s where you can watch every single Premier League game.

And via you TV you can watch the games live on Premier League Extra Time. We will have a post explaining all that later, but for more information on Premier League Extra Time click this link. You can also watch every game live on the internet or on your phone via NBC Sports Live Extra.

We also have all the information on Match of the Day, Match of the Day 2 and Premier League Goal Zone, so check out all of that info below.

So folks, sit tight, here’s where it all begins. We have some 10 scintillating matches coming up exclusively across all of our channels. Here is the TV schedule for the opening weekend of the Barclays Premier League.

Saturday’s matches:
7:45 am EST: Liverpool v. Stoke (Anfield) *NBCSN
10:00 am EST: Arsenal v. Aston Villa (Emirates) *NBCSN
10:00 am EST: Norwich City v. Everton (Carrow Road) *Premier League Extra Time
10:00 am EST: Sunderland v. Fulham (Stadium of Light) *Premier League Extra Time
10:00 am EST: West Bromwich Albion v. Southampton (The Hawthorns) *Premier League Extra Time
10:00 am EST: West Ham United v. Cardiff City (Upton Park) *Premier League Extra Time
12:30 pm EST: Swansea City v. Manchester United (Liberty Stadium) *NBC

Sunday’s matches:
8:30am EST: Crystal Palace v. Tottenham Hotspur (Selhurst Park) *NBCSN
11:00am EST: Chelsea v. Hull City (Stamford Bridge) *NBCSN

Monday’s matches:
3:00pm: Manchester City v. Newcastle United (Etihad Stadium) *NBCSN

For full schedules of the matches going forward, bookmark this link.

Additional Programming

In addition to all the live action, NBC Sports will air pre-match, halftime and post-match studio shows.

Then on Saturday night at 11:00pm EST (set your DVRs), NBCSN will roll out its Match of the Day show, a two hour program featuring cut-down highlights of all the games, studio analysis and soundbites from players and managers across the league.

Immediately following the matches on Sunday, NBCSN will feature Barclays Premier League Goal Zone showing all the best goals from Saturday and Sunday. Then at 11:00 pm EST on Sunday, check out the Match of the Day 2 show for 90 more minutes of highlights, analysis and interviews.

Premier League Coverage and Video Highlights

Throughout the season Pro Soccer Talk will provide one-stop shopping for all your Premier League news, highlights and analysis. We will be posting all video highlights of the matches, which can also be found here. The only catch is that per Premier League rules, highlights will not be released until early evening on the day of a match.

  1. bman0921 - Aug 16, 2013 at 3:04 PM

    Did we just become best friends?

    • cownutz420 - Aug 17, 2013 at 7:12 AM

      I’m getting a bit nervous, leading up to the game I see the score ticker on the bottom of the screen..hope it’s not there during the game..it’s not only distracting but disrespectful to the game being played, what the game isn’t entertaining enough that you need a ticker to keep you occupied?

  2. bizzmeister - Aug 16, 2013 at 3:11 PM

    Can’t say this enough, thank you NBC, dream come true after many years of waiting!!!

  3. medic0nduty - Aug 16, 2013 at 4:35 PM

    Saturday: watch Jozy make his Sunderland debut.

    Sunday: watch the Spurs game and see how Paulinho, Chadli, and Soldado do in their first game.

    Monday: watch the new-look City play and cheer on the Boys in Blue.

    My weekend is set because of NBC Sports. Thank you all so much for putting in the hard work and effort to bring us every game of the Premier League this season. It doesn’t go unnoticed.

  4. atlrod - Aug 16, 2013 at 5:07 PM

    EVERY SINGLE game is streamed live on Live Extra? Even the games on NBCSN?

  5. sabanissatan - Aug 16, 2013 at 5:39 PM

    when will the nbcsports live extra app be added to the apple tv???

  6. patriotsdefense - Aug 16, 2013 at 5:43 PM

    I can’t wait for the XboxLive app. I wonder, will some games be available on demand? ESPN would allow it when they had the EPL. Not all games, but many would remain online for months after.

  7. pstevenson1082 - Aug 16, 2013 at 10:12 PM

    30 years too late but I’m glad someone decided to bring the EPL to American tv sets…….

    Completely screwed the 80’s babies…. Soccer would have been bigger.

  8. esjoya - Aug 17, 2013 at 12:16 AM

    Thank You NBC, you guys Rock! Cant thank you enough for making the EPL more accessible to America, and I cannot wait to catch all of the premier league action this season. My weekends are all set.

  9. riccorich - Aug 17, 2013 at 12:10 PM

    hey who ever wrote this article, should make it easier on themselves and save some space and just put team A @ or at Team B. #KIS

  10. P1s For Soccer Talk - Aug 18, 2013 at 10:50 AM

    MLS has been needing a Match of the Day type highlights show for a long time..

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