Soccer coming to Bravo, Syfy, Oxygen, CNBC, E!
STAMFORD, Conn. — Soccer is coming to some U.S. television networks better known for reality shows, dramas or financial news.
NBCUniversal said Wednesday that it will simultaneously broadcast all 10 matches from the Premier League’s May 11 season finale on its different channels. Along with NBC and NBCSN, the games from England will air on Bravo, Syfy, Oxygen, USA, CNBC, MSNBC, Esquire Network and E!
The “Championship Sunday” telecasts will all start at 10 a.m. EDT.
NBC is in the first season of a $250 million, three-year deal to broadcast the world’s most popular soccer league in the United States.