U.S. movie theaters to show Premier League games
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Movie theaters around the United States will show live English soccer games on their big screens on Saturday mornings.
The simulcasts will start with the opening of the Premier League season Aug. 16. Thirty-three theaters in 14 states, including Massachusetts, are currently scheduled to take part.
The deal was announced yesterday by Fathom Events and NBC Sports Group, which broadcasts the Premier League in the U.S.