The English Premier League, or simply the Premier League, is the world’s most popular football league and the most-watched sports league. It is the top tier of the English Football League. The league consists of 20 clubs that play a total of 38 matches in a home-and-away format. A promotion and relegation system is also used, with three teams being promoted to the Premier League and three being relegated to the lower league. The Premier League season in England lasts from August to May.
If you are traveling abroad during the 2020/21 Premier League season, you will most likely be unable to access your usual football coverage as you would at home.
The Premier League resumes after the international break, and the 2020-21 season is nearing its conclusion, with Manchester City leading the way. With eight games remaining, Pep Guardiola’s team leads the Premier League by 14 points over Manchester United (though other teams have played fewer games).
Soccer fans in the United States can watch Premier League games live on NBC, NBCSN, and Peacock, NBC’s streaming service, which is now available on Roku. The majority of games are broadcast on NBCSN or Peacock, with the exception of a Saturday or Sunday afternoon game on NBC. Continue reading to learn about your options for watching English football this season.
Residents in the United States do not need a cable or satellite TV subscription to watch NBC or NBCSN, nor do they need to create an account to stream matches on NBCSports.com or the NBC Sports app. NBC and NBCSN are available on all major live TV streaming services, and you can use a live TV streaming subscription to access NBC Sports livestreams online.
Peacock will broadcast 175 live matches throughout the season, as well as full-game replays of all 380 matches in the 2020-21 season. On the day of the match, replays will be available after 9 p.m. ET (6 p.m. PT).