Premier League teams have known their fate for the 2017/18 season with the full list of fixtures released.
Premier League champions Chelsea will commence the their title defence by hosting Sean Dyche’s Burnley at Stamford Bridge on August 12.
The 2017-18 season’s fixtures which were announced earlier this morning saw Jose Mourinho’s men given a home game opener to West on August 12.
Newly-promoted Brighton will host last season’s third place team Manchester City in their first top flight fixture for 34 years.
Runers-up Tottenham will begin their new Premier league campaign away from home to newly promoted Newcastle for the seventh successive season.
Arsene Wenger will hope to begin the next phase of his Arsenal Campaign with a positive start at home to Leicester.
Liverpool will begin their campaign with a trip to Watford.
As regards to the big games, Liverpool will host Arsenal the following weekend, before Jürgen Klopp’s team travel to the Etihad to battle Manchester City. The Gunners then head for Stamford Bridge for what will be the biggest of the fifth weekend’s action.
As for derbies, Arsenal have home advantage in the first north London showdown on 18 November, with the return taking place at Wembley on 10 February.
The first Manchester derby of the new season is at Old Trafford on December 9, with the return leg at the Etihad Stadium on April 7.
While the first Merseyside derby of the 17/2018 season is at Anfield on December 9, with Klopp’s men making the short trip to Goodison Park on April 7.
Klopp’s team will travel to the Emirates to Arsenal and Everton will battle Champions Chelsea on December 23, while on New years day New Year’s Day Everton will host Mourinho’s United team at Goodison, and Conte’s men travel to face Arsenal.
Meanwhile, newly promoted Brighton, Huddersfield and Newcastle will want to keep their heads up and stabilise in the top flight.
On May 13 the 2017/2018 season ends, as Chelsea will wrap up the season with a trip to Newcastle, while Manchester City travels to face Southampton on the season finale day.
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