BARCLAYS PREMIER LEAGUE MATCHES CONTINUE ON mun2
LOS ANGELES – NBCUniversal’s Hispanic cable network mun2 continues its coverage of the 2014/15 season of the Barclays Premier League with three exciting matches this weekend and Monday. The action begins Saturday, November 22 at 9:55 a.m. ET / 6:55 a.m. PT with Chelsea vs West Bromwich Albion; followed at 12:25 p.m. ET/ 9:25 a.m. PT with Arsenal vs Manchester United. Capping off the action on Monday, November 24 at 2:55 p.m. ET/ 11:55 a.m. PT will be Aston Villa vs Southampton.
mun2 continues unprecedented coverage across multiple platforms which includes streaming through selected pay-TV providers and on Video on Demand (VOD).
Undefeated League leader Chelsea sits atop the table with 29 points. The Blues defeated Liverpool 2-1 in their last match with the decisive goal coming from Diego Costa, who now sits second in league scoring with 10 goals so far this season. West Bromwich Albion arrives at Stamford Bridge after losing 2-0 versus Newcastle in their last match. The Baggies hope to pull off a surprise that will ignite a rise out of the middle of the table crunch which they sit in with 13 points.
Arsenal currently sits one point away from a coveted Champions League qualifying position with 17 points on the table. The Gunners were defeated by Swansea 2-1 in their last match with Alexis Sánchez scoring their lone goal, keeping him third in scoring this season with 8 goals. Manchester United comes to Emirates Stadium after defeating Crystal Palace 1-0 in their last match. The Red Devils goal came from Spaniard Juan Mata, which entered the match as a substitute in the 63rdminute and scored the winning goal in the 67thminute.
Aston Villa ended a six match losing streak in their last encounter tying West Ham United 0-0 and is another of the clubs looking to rise from the middle of the table. Southampton, which continues to surprise this season, arrives at Villa Park sitting in second place on the table with 25 points. The Saints, which defeated Leicester 2-0 in their last match, are on a four match win streak where they have outscored their opponents 12-0 during the run.
Legendary commentator Andres Cantor and former Mexican National Team player Manuel Sol will call Chelsea vs West Bromwich Albion, then soccer analyst Sammy Sadovnik will join Sol as commentator for Arsenal vs Manchester United and Aston Villa vs Southampton.
NBCUniversal’s Hispanic cable network mun2 offers a thrilling mix of original dramas, exclusive premium sports, blockbuster movies, must-see live events and strategic acquisitions. mun2 is the home for current and unique content produced and presented for the fastest growing audience – U.S. Hispanics. The network’s content can also be found in its award winning website, mun2.tv and across various digital distribution platforms. The network is part of NBCUniversal's Hispanic Enterprises and Content, and on Feb. 1, 2015, mun2 will become NBC UNIVERSO.
mun2 Media contact:
Angel Zamora, Manager, Media Relations, mun2