The service will only allow subscribers to access the live Premier League games that are not televised. See end of article for more details about daily coverage.
Analysis by Christopher Harris, Soccer media analyst Since when NBC Sports rolled out their new paid streaming subscription model to monetize the streaming of Premier League games not shown on television, the move angered soccer fans in the United States.
That benefit, which helped fuel the growth of the NBCSN brand, came to a sudden end in the summer of NBC Sports is trying to serve two taskmasters that are in complete contrast to each other.
As a business entrenched in the television industry and owned by Comcast, NBC Sports needs to retain as many television subscribers as possible. But what NBC Sports ends up with is a streaming product that satisfies almost no one.
Schedule of shoulder-programming available throughout each week: Daily Content: Premier League Today — daily, weekday program showcasing the top news stories from around the Premier League.
Monday: The Weekend Review — a two-hour studio show reviewing every weekend match with expert analysis, a former referee discussing the key decisions and VAR talking points, and the best post-match reactions.
Netbusters — a half-hour program which showcases all the goals, misses, saves, bloopers and quotes from each round of matches using alternative camera angles. Wednesday: Premier League World — the weekly magazine show provides club updates, with manager and player interviews, and showcases features from around the world.
Thursday: The Analysis Show — a minute show providing the first look ahead to the weekend fixtures with detailed analysis. Inside the Premier League — a minute show offering unique insight into the Premier League through sports science, tactical trends and top performances.
Weekend Warm-Up — With a mix of new features and strands, this weekly studio show features the best preview material directly from the Premier League clubs.
Additional weekly programming: Men In Blazers — minute show featuring popular soccer personalities Michael Davies and Roger Bennett, who have received critical acclaim for their wit and rapport discussing international soccer for an American audience.
Season Preview — A look ahead to the upcoming season with a focus on the major storylines, players and favorites in the Premier League.