[SOCCER ON THE AIR]
NBCSN drew its largest audience yet for its English Premier League coverage, averaging 1.019 million viewers for Chelsea’s 3-1 victory
over Manchester United on Sunday.
The viewership for the game, which featured a hat trick from Samuel Eto'o
, was just shy of the U.S. cable record
for the Premier League set by ESPN in 2012 for its coverage of Manchester United-Manchester City (1.033 million viewers).
Five of the six most-watched Premier League U.S. cable telecasts
of all-time have come on NBCSN this season.