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USMNT midweek viewing guide: Boxing Day Premier League action

December 26th is a busy day in the soccer world, especially in England.

Fulham FC v Burnley FC - Premier League Photo by David Horton - CameraSport via Getty Images

Midweek USMNT action is here. Let’s get into it!


  • Newcastle vs Nottingham Forest, 7:30a on USA, Fubo, Sling: Matt Turner and Forest visit Newcastle to kick off Boxing Day action in the Premier League.
  • Bournemouth vs Fulham, 10a on USA, Fubo (free trial), Sling: Tim Ream has missed Fulham’s last four matches with a calf injury, but Antonee Robinson is in excellent form as they meet Bournemouth on the road in the Premier League.
  • Sheffield United vs Luton Town, 10a on Peacock: Auston Trusty and Sheffield United host Luton in Premier League action.

Also in action:

  • Genk vs Antwerp, 7:30a on ESPN+: Mark McKenzie and Genk host Sam Vines and Antwerp in Belgium’s first division. Vines has been out injured for months and made his comeback this past weekend.
  • Millwall vs QPR, 8a: Reggie Cannon and QPR visit Millwall in the Championship.
  • Feralpisalò vs Venezia, 9a: Tanner Tessmann, Gianluca Busio, and Venezia continue their promotion push in Serie B.
  • OH Leuven vs Eupen, 10a: Gaga Slonina and Eupen go on the road in Belgium’s top tier.
  • Coventry vs Sheffield Wednesday, 10a: Haji Wright and Coventry City are at home in this Championship match.
  • Dundee FC vs Celtic, 10a on CBS Sports Network, Fubo: Cameron Carter-Vickers and Celtic visit Dundee in the Scottish Premiership.
  • Palermo vs Cremonese, 12p on Fox Soccer Plus, Fubo: Kristoffer Lund and Palermo are at home in Serie B.
  • Westerlo vs RWD Molenbeek, 12:30p: Bryan Reynolds, Griffin Yow, and Westerlo host this Belgian first division match.


  • Chelsea vs Crystal Palace, 2:30p on Peacock: Chris Richards has been playing as a defensive midfielder for Crystal Palace of late; they host Chelsea in Premier League play. Chelsea lost their last Premier League match to Wolves on Christmas Eve.

Also in action:

  • Standard Liège vs St. Truiden, 12:30p: Marlon Fossey and Standard meet St. Truiden in Belgium’s first division.


No USMNT players in action.


  • Coventry vs Swansea, 2:45p on ESPN+ (free trial): Haji Wright and Coventry City host Swansea in Championship action. Kristian Fletcher is with Swansea’s reserves on loan from DC United, but hasn’t been promoted to their first team (yet).

Also in action:

  • Ipswich Town vs QPR, 2:45p: Reggie Cannon and QPR visit Ipswich, who are second in the Championship standings.
  • Millwall vs Norwich City, 2:45p: Time to start paying attention to Norwich again! Josh Sargent was slated to return to training on Monday (Christmas Day) according to manager David Wagner.

That’s it! Did I miss anything that matters? Let me know in the comments below. Let’s see who impresses this week!