TSN Platforms Deliver Five Games on Championship Sunday, the Final Matchday of the 2013-14 BARCLAYS PREMIER LEAGUE Season

— May 8, 2014


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TORONTO (May 8, 2014) – TSN today announced its five game slate for one of the sporting calendar’s biggest days: Championship Sunday, the final day of matches for the 2013-14 BARCLAYS PREMIER LEAGUE season. TSN’s coverage of five games at 10 a.m. ET on Sunday, May 11 is headlined by Liverpool vs. Newcastle on TSN as the Merseyside squad needs a win and league-leaders Manchester City to lose for their first league title in 24 years (see below for full broadcast schedule).

Luke Wileman, Jason deVos and Kristian Jack are in the TSN Studio to kick off the day with pre-game coverage at 9:30 a.m. ET on TSN2. Additional highlights from TSN’s schedule include perennial powerhouses Chelsea taking on Cardiff, and Arsenal playing Norwich.

Soccer fans can enjoy TSN’s coverage on their laptops, tablets, and iOS and Android devices, live and on demand, on TSN GO. Fans can also listen in to coverage on TSN Radio stations across Canada.

This is the first season of a new multi-year broadcast agreement with BARCLAYS PREMIER LEAGUE that gives TSN Canadian media rights to half of all games through to the 2015-16 season.

Broadcast Schedule*

9:30 a.m. ET: Barclays Premier League Soccer: Pre-game on TSN2

10 a.m. ET: Barclays Premier League Soccer: Liverpool vs. Newcastle on TSN

10 a.m. ET: Barclays Premier League Soccer: Cardiff vs. Chelsea on TSN2

10 a.m. ET: Barclays Premier League Soccer: Norwich vs. Arsenal TSN.ca

10 a.m. ET: Barclays Premier League Soccer: Sunderland vs. Swansea TSN.ca

10 a.m. ET: Barclays Premier League Soccer: West Brom vs. Stoke on TSN.ca

12 noon ET: Barclays Premier League Soccer: Post-game on TSN

12:30 p.m. ET: Premier League Goal Zone on TSN

2 p.m. ET: Barclays Premier League Live: The Champions on TSN

*Schedule subject to change

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