Manchester City can put Leicester City deep in its rearview mirror when the two sides meet at the King Power Stadium on Saturday (Watch live at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC and online via NBCSports.com).
Leicester opens the day four points back of the second-place visitors. The Foxes also saw Chelsea move four points back with a win over Spurs.
[ STREAM: Leicester City v. Man City ]
Aymeric Laporte again pairs with Fernandinho in Man City’s back line, keeping John Stones and Nicolas Otamendi on the bench.
Harvey Barnes and Ayoze Perez start on the bench for Brendan Rodgers‘ Foxes.
Liverpool can open up a 25-point lead atop the Premier League table with a win over Norwich City at Storm Dennis-affected Carrow Road on Saturday (Watch live at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC and online via NBCSports.com).
The soon-to-be Premier League champions will play their first match since its winter break, with Fabinho and Sadio Mane starting on the bench.
[ STREAM: Norwich City v. Liverpool ]
Daniel Farke‘s Canaries won’t roll over for the Reds, now seven points back of safety and carrying the league’s worst goal differential.
Points are needed, and Norwich City has found them against decent sides this season including a defeat of Man City.
Three more Premier League matches continue the New Year’s Day fun at 12:30 p.m. ET.
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Man City hosts Everton in a bid to keep pace with Leicester City, as City keeper Ederson misses out on the 18 due to sickness.
Elsewhere, David Moyes begins his second spell in charge of West Ham with a visit from Bournemouth.
Finally, Crystal Palace heads to Norwich City in the third match of the early afternoon.
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For those of you familiar with the Premier League Breakaway Show during busy days (Boxing Day, New Year’s Day, Championship Sunday etc.) in the PL, this will follow that model of being similar to the NFL RedZone with action shown from all of the games in the 10 a.m. ET window. More info is available here.
The schedule for the three games at 12:30 p.m. ET is below and you can stream each game live by clicking on the links.
12:30 p.m. ET: Man City v. Everton – NBCSN [STREAM]
12:30 p.m. ET: West Ham v. Bournemouth – NBC Sports Gold [STREAM]
12:30 p.m. ET: Norwich City v. Crystal Palace – NBC Sports Gold [STREAM]
The Premier League Sunday keeps moving forward with a pair of intriguing 11:30 a.m. ET match-ups in England.
Manchester United can rise as high as fifth with a win against sturdy Aston Villa on NBCSN, while Leicester City aims higher when Everton visits King Power Stadium on NBC Sports Gold.
[ WATCH: Man Utd-Villa | Leicester-Everton ]
The Foxes can claim sole possession of second place by taking all three points from the Toffees, who start the day just two points clear of the Bottom Three.
Villa has the same amount of points as Everton, and both can rise as high as 12th with wins.
Ismalia Sarr joins Gerard Deulofeu up top as Watford hopes to snare three points from a crucial six-pointer against Southampton at St. Mary’s on Saturday (Watch live at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC and online via NBCSports.com)
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Moussa Djenepo and Nathan Redmond join Danny Ings in attack for Southampton, as the hosts open the day five points back of 17th place.
Watford’s eight points are one fewer than Saints, and both teams will harbor intense desires to ease their miserable seasons.