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NBC Sports soccer producer Pierre Moossa on the network's Premier League debut

Sunday, August 18, 2013, 11:11 PM
STAMFORD, Conn. - There were enough people involved in NBC Sports' opening day of Premier League coverage that the cast could have matched numbers with the Philadelphia Orchestra. And just as Yannick Nézet-Séguin sets the tone at the Kimmel Center, Pierre Moossa had the proverbial baton... Read more

Q&A with NBC Sports Premier League studio analyst Robbie Earle

Sunday, August 18, 2013, 11:11 PM
STAMFORD, Conn. - Arlo White isn't the only member of NBC's Premier League broadcast crew who moved from calling MLS games to the bigger stage. Indeed, White isn't the only member of NBC's team who moved from working the Premier League to MLS and then back to the Premier League. Studio analyst Robbie... Read more

Q&A with NBC Sports Premier League studio host Rebecca Lowe

Sunday, August 18, 2013, 10:11 PM
STAMFORD, Conn. - When NBC Sports' first Premier League broadcast concluded on Saturday, studio host Rebecca Lowe had been on the set for seven and a half hours. She wasn't on air the whole time, but she was in charge of bringing viewers through all seven games that were played between 7:00 a.m. and... Read more

Q&A with NBC Sports Premier League studio analyst Robbie Mustoe

Sunday, August 18, 2013, 10:04 PM
STAMFORD, Conn. - Though he has lived in the United States for some time now, until recently Robbie Mustoe was better known in the rest of the world than he was here. The former Middlesbrough, Charlton Athletic and Sheffield Wednesday midfielder worked for ESPN's international channel from 2008 until... Read more

Live updates: Philadelphia Union at New York Red Bulls

Saturday, August 17, 2013, 6:50 PM
Time: 8:23 p.m. EDT Venue: Red Bull Arena, Harrison, N.J. TV: NBC Sports Network (John Strong, Kyle Martino and Russ Thaler, on air at 8:00 p.m.) HARRISON, N.J. - Greetings from a building in which the Union have lost every time they've visited. If ever there was a time to snap that streak, it's a... Read more

Video: John Hackworth, Aaron Wheeler preview Union at Red Bulls

Friday, August 16, 2013, 12:26 PM
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Games to Watch: England's Premier League, Spain's La Liga kick off

Friday, August 16, 2013, 9:03 AM
Stoke City at Liverpool 7:00 a.m. Saturday (NBCSN, NBCSports.com, NBC Sports Live Extra) Perhaps the most ambitious soccer broadcasting package in American sports history is set to kick off. NBC Sports begins its three-year, $250 million English Premier League rights deal this weekend. All 380... Read more

NBC Sports previews Premier League kickoff weekend

Wednesday, August 14, 2013, 12:59 PM
This week has been quite a frantic one at NBC Sports' studios in Stamford, Conn., as the Peacock family prepares for the start of the Premier League season. As the countdown to kickoff continues, some of the major players in NBC's coverage chatted with reporters (myself included) on a conference call... Read more

Union, Phillies create combo scarf

Tuesday, August 13, 2013, 4:29 PM
The Union and the Phillies have teamed up for an interesting promotion that will be showcased at one of each team's games in a few weeks. For the August 31 Union vs. Montréal Impact game, you can buy a special four-pack of tickets for $150 that will also include a four-pack of scarves that... Read more

A frank conversation with NBC Sports' Kyle Martino about the state of soccer in America

Sunday, August 11, 2013, 10:35 PM
Over the last few years, NBC's Kyle Martino has become one of the top television voices in the American soccer community. The former Columbus Crew and Los Angeles Galaxy midfielder was a well-known creative midfielderin Major League Soccer in the 2000s, and made the transition to broadcasting after... Read more
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