On Saturday, week 6 of the Premier League season continues with a London Derby between Tottenham and Chelsea the first game at 7:45am ET, live on NBCSN. At 10am ET Aston Villa host Manchester City, as the Citizens aim to go top of the table, then Swansea and Arsenal do battle at 12:30pm ET live on NBC. And of course on Sunday and Monday there are plenty of huge games coming your way.
But in case you can’t be in front of a TV, you can watch every single Premier League game live online and on your mobile device with NBC Sports Live Extra.
Customers with participating cable, satellite and telco TV providers can access the free service, which provides streaming coverage of all live NBC Sports events on both NBC and NBCSN through NBCSports.com/LiveExtra and the NBC Sports Live Extra app for iOS and select Android devices (available at the App Store and Google Play).
And for the first-time this season you can watch every PL game back whenever you want, as we will make each match available on full-game replay. A post on where to find will be coming up later today.
You can watch all of the games below on NBC Sports Live Extra this weekend.
FULL TV SCHEDULE
7:45 am EST: Tottenham Hotspur vs. Chelsea *NBCSN
10:00 am EST: Aston Villa vs. Manchester City *NBCSN
10:00 am EST: Southampton vs. Crystal Palace *Premier League Extra Time
10:00 am EST: Manchester United vs. West Brom *Premier League Extra Time
10:00 am EST: Hull City vs. West Ham *Premier League Extra Time
10:00 am EST: Fulham vs. Cardiff City *Premier League Extra Time
12:30 pm EST: Swansea City vs. Arsenal *NBC
8:30am EST: Stoke City vs. Norwich City *NBCSN
11:00am EST: Sunderland vs. Liverpool *NBCSN
3:00pm EST: Everton vs. Newcastle United *NBCSN
In some ways, all managers are the same: intelligent football men messing around with the puzzle that is winning matches.
But to listen to Jurgen Klopp’s introductory press conference is to get a different view. While some managers sound like they create the puzzles, or even create the game itself, Klopp speaks of the challenge with reverence.
[ MORE: Klopp unveiled as “the Normal One” ]
In other words, it seems unlikely we will be hearing him utter phrases designed at painting himself as a Picasso of the pitch, rather that of a museum curator.
For example, here’s the new Liverpool boss on the club’s history.
From JPW on Merseyside:
“Twenty-five years ago [since the last league title] is a long time,” Klopp said. “History is only the base for us, [we shouldn’t] keep the history in our backpack all day. I want to see the first step next week and not always compare with other times. This is a great club with big potential. Everything is there. Let’s try to start a new way. Everything is different – I don’t know it all but I’m a pretty good listener.”
The “normal one” speaks like an honor student, not the know-it-all professor demanding students regurgitate facts from the book he wrote and tossed on the syllabus.
And perhaps this is the manner in which the Reds will add a new, positive chapter to their storied history.
Broadcaster and New York soccer hero Shep Messing caused quite a stir with his comments during the Red Bulls/Impact match on Wednesday, and those words have cause plenty of reaction in MLS.
If you missed it, Messing claims that New York City FC is ready to move on from Jason Kreis after just one season, and that Seattle coach Sigi Schmid is set to swap jobs with the NYC boss.
Messing also claims that Caleb Porter could end his disappointing run in Portland to head back to college soccer.
Kreis and Schmid disagree. The latter says he loves the Sounders and is committed to bringing an MLS Cup to Seattle. Kreis was just flabbergasted.
“I was watching the game last night, and it caught me completely by surprise. I thought that was an absolutely ludicrous statement and unfounded,” Kreis said after training Thursday. “I have no knowledge of that information at all, and I kind of scratch my head because at the end of the day I’m very happy here.”
So is there any truth here? The Porter part makes sense, especially if the Timbers fail to make the postseason again and the brash coach wishes to go back to a place where he’s had success.
As for Schmid and Kreis, that’s a curious one. Maybe NYC’s star studded roster would like a change, and Schmid has more success with big egos. And Kreis would thrive just about anywhere, but why would NYC ditch a man who built this from scratch? They’ve invested so much in the ex-RSL legend.