Peacock sees Premier League record streaming audience

Action from the August 22, 2022 match between Manchester United and Liverpool. (Getty Images)

Peacock, NBCUniversal’s streaming service, averaged 796,000 viewers during the August 22 Premier League match between Manchester United and Liverpool, setting a new Peacock audience record for a Premier League game.

Monday’s match, which was played at 3 p.m. ET, was exclusively on Peacock and not simulcasted on NBC or USA Network. The previous record, which was set in October 2021 when Manchester United played Liverpool, was 792,000 viewers.

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