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TELEMUNDO DEPORTES PRESENTS BIGGEST RIVALRY IN PREMIER LEAGUE THIS SUNDAY AS LIVERPOOL MEET MANCHESTER UNITED LIVE ON TELEMUNDO

First-Place Liverpool Look for 13th Consecutive Premier League Victory as they Host Fifth-Place Manchester United in Premier League’s Biggest and Most Traditional Derby in English Football this Sunday at 11:30 a.m. ET live on Telemundo and the Telemundo Deportes App

The London Derby Featuring Chelsea vs. Arsenal Highlights the Mid-Week Premier League on Tuesday, Jan. 21, Live on Universo and the Telemundo Deportes App at 3:10 p.m. ET

Miami – January 17, 2020 – Telemundo Deportes presents biggest rivalry and most traditional derby in Premier League this weekend as first-place Liverpool look for 13th consecutive Premier League victory as they host fifth-place Manchester United this Sunday, January 19, live on Telemundo and Telemundo Deportes app at 11:30 a.m. ET.

Liverpool have won 12 consecutive Premier League matches and have accrued 61 points through the first 21 games of the season – the most points ever at this point in an English top-flight season. Dating back to last season, the Reds are unbeaten in their last 38 PL matches (33 wins, five draws). Liverpool sit 14 points ahead of second-place Manchester City as they aim for their first-ever PL title.

This weekend’s Premier League coverage kicks off on Saturday, Jan. 18 live on Universo starting with Watford vs. Tottenham at 7:25 a.m. ET, followed by Arsenal hosting sixth-place Sheffield United, and fourth-place Chelsea visiting Newcastle, live on Universo.

During Saturday's morning coverage, Telemundo will also be monitoring all 10 matches playing simultaneously, including Wolves visit to Southampton with Mexican player and top scorer Raul Jimenez as well as second-place place Manchester City hosting Crystal Palace with Argentinean Sergio Aguero, who recently became the foreign player with the most goals scored in Premier League.

Coverage continues Sunday, January 19, with Burnley vs. Leicester City at 8:55 a.m. ET on the Telemundo Deportes App. Third-place Leicester City, led by the Premier League’s leading scorer Jamie Vardy (17 goals this season), look to bounce back from a 2-1 defeat to Southampton as they sit two points behind Manchester City for second place.

On Tuesday, January 21, Universo presents the London derby between Chelsea and Arsenal at 3p.m. ET on Universo. Matches continue Wednesday and Thursday, concluding with Wolverhampton Wanderers hosting Liverpool, live on Universo.

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 – wraps up Sunday’s coverage at 1:30 p.m. ET.

All matches are preceded by a pre-game show and complemented with social media content including short-form analysis on Instagram, Facebook and YouTube and live interaction with fans.

The network’s soccer experts will provide play-by-play commentary led by Andrés Cantor, Sammy Sadovnik, Copán Álvarez, Eduardo Biscayart, Carlos Hermosillo and Manuel Sol.

Telemundo Deportes’ Premier League schedule (January 18- January 23):

**Coverage will start with a 30-minute pregame show: La Liga Premier Extra.

DateTime (ET)MatchNetwork
Sat., Jan 187:25 a.m.Watford vs. Tottenham Universo; Telemundo Deportes App
 9:55 a.m.Arsenal vs. Sheffield UnitedUniverso;Telemundo Deportes App
 12:25 p.m.Newcastle vs. ChelseaUniverso; Telemundo Deportes App
Sun., Jan 198:55 a.m.Burnley v. Leicester CityTelemundo Deportes App
 11:30 a.m.Liverpool vs. Manchester UnitedTelemundo; Telemundo Deportes App
Tues., Jan 21 3:10 p.m.Chelsea vs. ArsenalUniverso; Telemundo Deportes App
Wed., Jan 223:10 p.m. Manchester United vs. BurnleyUniverso; Telemundo Deportes App
Thur., Jan 232:55 p.m.Wolverhampton Wanderers vs. Liverpool Universo; Telemundo Deportes App

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