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NBC Sports is bringing the ‘Premier League Mornings Live’ festival to the Colosseum this fall

ByRoborto Sykes

Sep 15, 2021

Mexico and Nigeria play in the Colosseum on July 3. (Ashley Landis/Associated Press)

NBC Sports brings its traveling studio football show, “Premier League Mornings Live‘, coming to Southern California for the first time next month as part of a two-day fan festival outside the Coliseum.

The event, scheduled for October 23-24, will include a live broadcast of the Premier League studio show – hosted by Rebecca Lowe and featuring analysts Robbie Earle, Robbie Mustoe and Tim Howard – as well as action from nine EPL games on NBC and Telemundo. family of networks.

The fan festival is the sixth production of “Premier League Mornings Live” that NBC Sports has done on location and the first since the December 2019 event in Miami Beach. Last season’s event, scheduled for Philadelphia, was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

In addition to Miami, previous fan festivals have been held in New York, Washington, Boston and Austin, Texas.

“After nearly two years, everyone on PL Mornings is so excited to get back on the road and be with the fans,” said Lowe, who has hosted the NBC studio show in the Premier League since its inception in 2013. “It’s the highlight of the season for us. One big Premier League party.”

Matches scheduled for that weekend are Chelsea vs. Norwich City, Brighton vs. Manchester City and a Sunday morning clash between Manchester United and Liverpool.

The event will be held outdoors, under the Olympic torch on the colonnade of the Colosseum. Participants must be able to show proof of a COVID-19 vaccination to participate. You can sign up to be there here.

This story originally appeared in Los Angeles Times.

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