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TELEMUNDO DEPORTES KICKS OFF COVERAGE OF THE 2019-2020 PREMIER LEAGUE SEASON ACROSS TELEMUNDO PLATFORMS

Exclusive, Live Spanish-Language Coverage of the 2019-2020 Premier League Season on Telemundo, Universo and Telemundo Deportes Digital Platforms, Starting Friday, August 9 at 2:30 p.m. ET

Telemundo Deportes’ Emmy-Nominated Show La Liga Premier: Tercer Tiempo Returns with the Best Analysis and News Around the League, Every Sunday, Starting August 11 at 1:30 p.m. ET

MIAMI – August 6, 2019 – Following Telemundo Deportes’ Summer of Soccer coverage, Premier League returns to Telemundo platforms beginning this Friday, August 9, featuring top English clubs and more than 80 Hispanic stars currently playing in the league including Mexican Javier “Chicharito” Hernandez with West Ham, Argentinean Sergio “Kun” Aguero with Manchester City, Brazilian Roberto Firmino with Liverpool, Chilean Alexis Sánchez with Manchester United, Colombian Davinson Sánchez with Tottenham, among many others. In addition, Christian Pulisic from USA is set to debut this season with Chelsea.

Friday’s coverage kicks off at 2:30 p.m. ET with European champions Liverpool hosting newly promoted Norwich City; the matchup will be preceded by the pre-game show La Liga Premier Extra, live on Universo. Opening week wraps up Sunday, August 11 with a clash between 2 of the big 6, Manchester United vs. Chelsea in Old Trafford, live on Telemundo beginning at 11 a.m. ET.

Telemundo Deportes will present over 140 live matches across Telemundo and Universo, and livestream all broadcasts via TelemundoDeportes.com and the Telemundo Deportes En Vivo App. An additional 80 matches will be available for streaming exclusively on digital platforms, offering more than 220 live matches throughout the season.

In addition, TelemundoDeportes.com and the Telemundo Deportes social media platforms will complement the coverage with extensive content, video highlights, stats, features, interviews, and news and updates throughout the season.

The network’s soccer experts return to provide play-by-play commentary led by Andrés Cantor, Sammy Sadovnik, Copán Álvarez, Eduardo Biscayart, Carlos Hermosillo and Manuel Sol. The commentators will also contribute to the pre and post analysis alongside Miguel Gurwitz.

Telemundo Deportes’ Emmy-nominated sports analysis show – and the only Spanish-language show dedicated exclusively to capturing all the action of the Premier League – La Liga Premier: Tercer Tiempo returns for a new season. Gurwitz will lead the show’s discussion alongside Cantor, Sol and Sadovnik, starting this Sunday, August 11 at 1:30 p.m. ET, following the live coverage of Manchester United vs. Chelsea.

Below is Telemundo Deportes’ programming schedule for the 2019-2020 Premier League opening week coverage (August 9-12). Coverage will start with a 30-minute pregame show: La Liga Premier Extra.

Date Time (ET) Match Network
Fri., Aug. 92:55 p.m. Liverpool vs. Norwich City Universo
Sat., Aug. 10 7:25 a.m. West Ham vs. Manchester City Universo
9:55 a.m.Bournemouth vs. Sheffield UnitedUniverso
12:25 p.m. Tottenham vs. Aston Vila Universo
Sun., Aug. 11 8:55 a.m. Leicester City vs. Wolverhampton Universo
8:55 a.m.Newcastle vs. ArsenalTelemundo Deportes App
11:25 a.m. Manchester United vs. ChelseaTelemundo

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