NBC Sports to air Barclays Asia Trophy as Arsenal, Everton and Stoke head to Singapore
The Barclays Asia Trophy will be aired by NBC Sports Group, as three Premier League teams head to Singapore for their preseason preparations.
Arsenal, Everton and Stoke City will be joined by a Singapore XI in the four-team tournament that kicks off on July 15 and will act as a key component of the PL teams’ preseason ahead of the 2015-16 campaign.
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All four games will be available on Live Extra in English and the two games on July 15 and the final on July 18 will be aired on NBC Universo in Spanish. The tournament has been running since 2003, with three PL teams and the host nation taking part in the competitions held once every two years. Manchester City beat Sunderland in the final two years ago in Hong Kong and the tournament has been held in Hong Kong three times, plus once in Malaysia, China and Thailand.
Below is the full schedule for the 2015 preseason tournament, as Arsenal’s new signing Petr Cech will play in his first few friendlies for the Gunners, while Everton’s U.S. national team goalkeeper Tim Howard will also be in action, as will Stoke City’s USMNT defender Geoff Cameron.
Below is the full schedule for the tournament, as you can stream every game live online via Live Extra.
Wednesday July 15
5:50-8:00 a.m. ET - Everton vs. Stoke (Live Extra & Universo)
8:20-10:30 a.m. ET - Arsenal vs. Singapore XI (Live Extra & Universo)
Saturday July 18
5:50-8:00 a.m. ET - Third Place Match (Live Extra)
8:20-10:45 a.m. ET -Final (Live Extra & Universo)