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Premier League TV schedule, stream links for Boxing Day

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Week 18 of the 2016-17 Premier League season is here and Boxing Day takes center stage.

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Watford host struggling Crystal Palace to kick things off on Boxing Day (7:30 a.m. ET live NBCSN and online via NBC Sports.com) as the Eagles are managerless after Alan Pardew was fired.

Then there’s a clash at Old Trafford as in-form Manchester United host Sunderland (10 a.m. ET live NBCSN and online via NBC Sports.com) with Jose Mourinho welcoming ex-United manager David Moyes.

As the same time Premier League leaders Chelsea host Bournemouth at Stamford Bridge (10 a.m. ET live CNBC and online via NBC Sports.com) as Antonio Conte has to deal with the absence of suspended duo Diego Costa and N'Golo Kante. Bournemouth

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Rounding things on Boxing Day we have relegation-haunted Hull City hosting title-chasing Manchester City (12:15 p.m. ET live NBCSN and online via NBC Sports.com) as Pep Guardiola gets his first taste of the marquee day in English soccer’s festive schedule.

On Tuesday Dec. 27 Liverpool welcome Stoke City to Anfield (12:15 p.m. ET live on NBCSN and online via NBC Sports.com) as Jurgen Klopp hopes to keep the pressure on Chelsea as we enter the halfway point of the season.

To round off Week 18, Southampton welcome Tottenham Hotspur to St Mary’s (2:45 p.m. ET live NBCSN and online via NBC Sports.com) with Claude Puel and Mauricio Pochettino clashing for the first time in the Premier League. Former Saints boss Pochettino has struggled against his old team in the past, while Puel will be hoping Saints can push further towards the top six.

You can watch every single second of every single game live online via NBC Sports.com and the NBC Sports App, plus you can also watch Premier League “Goal Rush” at 10 a.m. ET for all the goals as they go in. Goal Rush is available via NBC Sports.com and the NBC Sports App,

If you’re looking for full-event replays of Premier League games, you can find them here. They are available soon after the final whistle, but rights limit us to a certain number each week. Looking for game highlights? Try this. Here’s your full TV schedule for the coming days. Enjoy.


FULL TV SCHEDULE

Monday (Boxing Day)
7:30 a.m. ET: Watford vs. Crystal Palace – NBCSN [STREAM]
10 a.m. ET: Manchester United vs. Sunderland – NBCSN [STREAM]
10 a.m. ET:  Chelsea vs. Bournemouth – CNBC [STREAM]
10 a.m. ET: Arsenal vs. West Brom – Premier League Extratime [STREAM]
10 a.m. ET: Leicester City vs. Everton– Premier League Extratime [STREAM]
10 a.m. ET: Swansea City vs. West Ham – Premier League Extratime [STREAM]
10 a.m. ET: Burnley vs. Middlesbrough – Premier League Extratime [STREAM]
12:15 p.m. ET: Hull City vs. Manchester City – NBCSN [STREAM]

Tuesday
12:15 p.m. ET: Liverpool vs. Stoke City – NBCSN [STREAM]

Wednesday
2:45 p.m. ET: Southampton vs. Tottenham Hotspur – NBCSN [STREAM]

Manchester clubs release statements after terror attack

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The City of Manchester is united.

Both Manchester United and Manchester City released statements on Tuesday as a suicide bomber struck Manchester Arena late on Monday, killing 22 and injuring 59 as families and young children walked out of an Ariana Grande concert.

United’s staff held a minute’s silence before training and have canceled all media activity ahead of their Europa League final against Ajax in Stockholm on Wednesday, while City’s Etihad Stadium is being used as a support center as part of the ongoing relief effort in the northern English city.

It has also been reported by the Daily Telegraph that the wife and two daughters of Man City manager Pep Guardiola were at the concert but were unharmed.

Below is the statement from United.

Everyone at Manchester United is deeply shocked by last night’s terrible events at the Manchester Arena. Our thoughts and prayers go out to all those affected, including our supporters, club staff and members of our community such as the children from our Manchester United Foundation partner schools who were attending the concert at the Arena. Club staff are ready to help the police and other emergency services in any way that may be required at this challenging time for our city.

And here is a statement from City.

The thoughts and prayers of our ownership, Board and everyone at Manchester City are with the people of Manchester and all those affected following the horrifying events of last night’s Manchester Arena attack.

We have offered our full support throughout the night and this morning to the leaders of the City of Manchester itself and to the Emergency Services who are doing so much to support our city in these most challenging of circumstances.

The Etihad Stadium is being used as a support centre following the tragic events and Greater Manchester Police have advised that anyone needing assistance relating to the attack can access that help at the Etihad Stadium via Gate 11.

Man United honor attack victims ahead of Europa League final

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Manchester United’s players and coaching staff held a minute’s silence ahead of training on Tuesday at their Carrington base in Manchester.

Following the terrorist attack in Manchester late on Monday where a suicide bomber killed 22 people and injured 59 at an Ariana Grande concert at Manchester Arena, United will not hold a press conference and other media activities on Tuesday ahead of the Europa League final in Stockholm, Sweden.

The Europa League final against Ajax on Wednesday will still go ahead as planned at the Friends Arena in nearby Solna, with UEFA releasing a statement reassuring fans that there was no security threat in the Swedish capital.

“UEFA is shocked by last night’s attack in Manchester. Our thoughts are with the victims and the families of those affected. There is currently no specific intelligence which might suggest that any of the UEFA Europa League final activities in Stockholm may be the target of attacks.

“UEFA has been closely working with local authorities and the Swedish FA for many months and the terrorist risk had been taken into account since the very beginning of the project. Furthermore, a number of additional security measures were implemented following the attacks in Stockholm last April. Due to the tight security arrangements, UEFA urges fans to arrive at the stadium as early as possible, as detailed checks will be made at the entrances, resulting in potential delays in accessing the stadium.”

United released the following statement early on Tuesday morning following the attack, while many of their players and key figures in the soccer world have been sharing their condolences on social media.

Everyone at Manchester United is deeply shocked by last night’s terrible events at the Manchester Arena. Our thoughts and prayers go out to all those affected, including our supporters, club staff and members of our community such as the children from our Manchester United Foundation partner schools who were attending the concert at the Arena. Club staff are ready to help the police and other emergency services in any way that may be required at this challenging time for our city.

Soccer world reacts to the Manchester attacks

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NBC News is reporting that at least 19 people have been killed and another 50 are injured following a possible suicide bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester.

Multiple senior U.S. intelligence officials who are monitoring British authorities told NBC News that preliminary reports indicate that a single explosion took place outside the arena on the southwest side opposite the train station. The explosion occurred as the concert ended, catching people as they exited.

Soccer clubs, players and personalities around the world are reacting to the horrible event.

Juventus purchases Cuadrado from Chelsea

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If you didn’t realize Juan Cuadrado still belonged to Chelsea, you’re forgiven.

The Colombian attacker will complete his second season at Juventus after the UEFA Champions League Final against Real Madrid, and won’t be headed back to Chelsea afterwards.

Juve has purchased Cuadrado, and the fee is $22 million, and Juve will pay it over three seasons. Cuadrado, 28, is now signed through 2020 with The Old Lady.

Cuadrado first went on loan to Juve in Aug. 2015, and has eight goals and 18 assists in 83 career appearances with the club.

Chelsea bought Cuadrado from Fiorentina for around $32 million in the January 2015 transfer window, but made just 14 appearances with the club.