WATCH, STREAM: Premier League TV schedule – Matchday 8

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Week 8 of the 2016-17 Premier League season as action returns following the two-week break for internationals.

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It all kicks off with Chelsea hosting Leicester City (7:30 a.m. ET live NBCSN and online via NBC Sports.com) at Stamford Bridge as Italians Antonio Conte and Claudio Ranieri clash on the sidelines. Can Chelsea get back on track against the reigning champions?

Then Manchester City welcomes Everton to the Etihad Stadium (10 a.m. ET live NBCSN and online via NBC Sports.com) with former teammates Pep Guardiola and Ronald Koeman doing battle. Their similar ideologies will see an intriguing tactical battle play out. Expect goals.

At the same time Bob Bradley’s managerial debut also takes center stage as he takes Swansea City to Arsenal (10 a.m. ET live CNBC and online via NBC Sports.com) and will become the first-ever American to manage in the Premier League. Historic.

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Rounding things off on Saturday, Crystal Palace and West Ham United collide in a big London derby at Selhurst Park (12:30 p.m. ET live NBC and online via NBC Sports.com). Palace is on a roll and are five games unbeaten, while West Ham has lost five of its opening seven games this season.

On Sunday Middlesbrough welcome Watford to the Riverside Stadium (8:30 a.m. ET live NBCSN and online via NBC Sports.com) with newly-promoted ‘Boro aiming for their first home win back in the Premier League. Southampton then host Burnley at St Mary’s Stadium (11 a.m. ET live on NBCSN and online via NBC Sports.com) with Claude Puel‘s men unbeaten in six in all competitions and they haven’t conceded a goal in that stretch.

To round off Matchday 8 we have a massive game. Liverpool host bitter rivals Manchester United at Anfield on Monday (3 p.m. ET live on NBCSN and online via NBC Sports.com) with Jurgen Klopp and Jose Mourinho clashing for the first time in this rivalry. One of the biggest games in world soccer never disappoints as the two title contenders collide.

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

Saturday

7:30 a.m. ET: Chelsea vs. Leicester City – NBCSN [STREAM]
10 a.m. ET: Manchester City vs. Everton – NBCSN [STREAM]
10 a.m. ET: Arsenal vs. Swansea City – CNBC [STREAM]
10 a.m. ET: Stoke City vs. Sunderland – Premier League Extratime [STREAM]
10 a.m. ET: Bournemouth vs. Hull City – Premier League Extratime [STREAM]
10 a.m. ET: West Brom vs. Tottenham – Premier League Extratime [STREAM]
12:30 p.m. ET: Crystal Palace vs. West Ham United – NBC [STREAM]

Sunday

8:30 a.m. ET: Middlesbrough vs. Watford – NBCSN [STREAM]
11 a.m. ET: Southampton vs. Burnley – NBCSN [STREAM]

Monday

3 p.m. ET: Liverpool vs. Manchester United – NBCSN [STREAM]

VAR allows Man Utd goal, overturns Mane as Liverpool trails at half

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Marcus Rashford has put Manchester United ahead at Liverpool, and the Reds are furious that VAR didn’t reverse the marker.

The English striker was on the business end of a Daniel James cross, which came two moves after Victor Lindelof kicked Divock Origi as the Belgian lost possession with a sloppy touch.

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Scott McTominay picked up the ball and sent James down the right flank. Virgil van Dijk played off the crosser, and Joel Matip couldn’t clear the effort and it reached Rashford who beat Alisson Becker.

Origi was certainly caught by Lindelof, and no one would’ve blinked had Martin Atkinson ruled it a foul, so perhaps the poor touch is what cost the Belgian his whistle?

VAR again worked against Liverpool minutes later when a long ball over the top glanced off Sadio Mane’s hand before the Senegalese scored a goal. It had a little impact on the play, but the rules are the rules when they are bad ones.

Either way, the Red Devils relish the chance to deny Liverpool its chance at history. The visitors are one win from matching PL records for consecutive wins and away wins.

Tuanzebe injured in warm-ups, Rojo now in Manchester United XI

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Well then.

Manchester United’s announced XI has changed thanks to a presumed injury to center back Axel Tuanzebe.

Marcos Rojo will take the youngster’s place in a back three with Harry Maguire and Victor Lindelof.

Liverpool and United kickoff from Old Trafford at 11:30 a.m. ET (Watch live at on NBCSN and online via NBCSports.com).

The 29-year-old Rojo has played four times this season, but just 30 minutes in the Premier League.

Phil Jones has been added to the bench.

LINEUPS

Manchester United: De Gea, Wan-Bissaka, Lindelof, Maguire, Rojo, Young, Fred, McTominay, Pereira, James, Rashford. Subs: Romero, Mata, Martial, Jones, Greenwood, Garner, Williams.

Liverpool: Alisson, Robertson, Van Dijk, Matip, Alexander-Arnold, Fabinho, Henderson, Wijnaldum, Mane, Origi, Firmino. Subs: Adrian, Lovren, Milner, Keita, Gomez, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Lallana.

Lukaku scores 2, celebrates with Conte as Inter Milan bounces back

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If this guy was still in red, Manchester United would have a lot more hope heading into today’s visit from Liverpool.

Romelu Lukaku scored his fourth and fifth Serie A goals of the season on Sunday as Inter Milan outlasted Sassuolo 4-3 at Stadio Citta del Tricolore.

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Lautaro Martinez also scored twice in the win, as Inter rebounded from its loss to Juventus and reclaimed second place. Inter sits a point back of The Old Lady.

Lukaku caused a bit of buzz online when he raced over to manager Antonio Conte following his second goal for a fiery embrace (It’s Conte. Fiery is his thing).

From Football-Italia:

“Conte and I are both team players, so when I score a goal, I want to celebrate with everyone. I am focused only on working and giving my best in every match.”

Inter is home to Borussia Dortmund on Wednesday in almost a must-win given its slow start to life in the Champions League.

Lukaku, who’s also scored six goals in his last four appearances for Belgium, already has a goal in a Milan Derby and a solid strike partner in Martinez.

He ranks near the top of Inter’s performance charts on WhoScored, chipping in on the defensive end as well.

Watch Live: Manchester United v. Liverpool

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Manchester United chases a notable home win over rivals Liverpool without Paul Pogba and David De Gea, as the visitors look to match a pair of Premier League records on Sunday at Old Trafford (Watch live at 11:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN and online via NBCSports.com).

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Liverpool can tie the standard for consecutive away Premier League wins (9) while also winning its 18th-straight league match.

There’s a place on the Manchester United bench for Anthony Martial, but there are three center backs in the forms of Harry Maguire, Axel Tuanzebe, and Victor Lindelof.

Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah is not ready for any sort of return.

David De Gea and Aaron Wan-Bissaka have passed fit for United, while Divock Origi starts with Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mane for Liverpool.

LINEUPS

Manchester United: De Gea, Wan-Bissaka, Lindelof, Maguire, Tuanzebe, Young, Fred, McTominay, Pereira, James, Rashford. Subs: Romero, Mata, Martial, Rojo, Greenwood, Garner, Williams.

Liverpool: Alisson, Robertson, Van Dijk, Matip, Alexander-Arnold, Fabinho, Henderson, Wijnaldum, Mane, Origi, Firmino. Subs: Adrian, Lovren, Milner, Keita, Gomez, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Lallana.