The Premier League fixtures for the 2023-24 season have been launched, and there are some eye-catching video games for the opening weekend.
Mauricio Pochettino’s first league sport as Chelsea supervisor will likely be at house to Liverpool, whereas Vincent Kompany will face his former boss Pep Guardiola as Burnley host champions Manchester Metropolis on Friday evening.
You possibly can select your staff’s fixtures within the full record right here. These are among the different key particulars.
What are the opening weekend fixtures?
Burnley vs Manchester Metropolis (Friday August 11, 8pm)
Arsenal vs Nottingham Forest (Saturday August 12, 12.30pm)
Bournemouth v West Ham United (Saturday, 3pm)
Brighton vs Luton City (Saturday, 3pm)
Everton vs Fulham (Saturday, 3pm)
Sheffield United vs Crystal Palace (Saturday, 3pm)
Newcastle United vs Aston Villa (Saturday, 5.30pm)
Brentford vs Tottenham Hotspur (Sunday August 13, 2pm)
Chelsea vs Liverpool (Sunday, 4.30pm)
Manchester United vs Wolves (Monday August 14, 8pm)
When are the massive native derbies?
Manchester United vs Manchester Metropolis (October 28)
Manchester Metropolis vs Manchester United (March 2)
Arsenal vs Tottenham Hotspur (September 23)
Tottenham Hotspur vs Arsenal (April 27)
Liverpool vs Everton (October 21)
Everton vs Liverpool (March 16)
‘Massive six’ in focus – Which video games might resolve the title?
By Sam Dean
A run of video games in opposition to Arsenal, Brighton after which Manchester United in October seems tough. A month later, Metropolis then play Chelsea, Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur in consecutive matches. Their huge video games are available in bursts. The run-in seems easy sufficient: their final 4 video games are in opposition to Nottingham Forest, Wolves, Fulham and West Ham.
On paper, a comparatively easy begin to the season, with video games in opposition to Nottingham Forest, Crystal Palace and Fulham first up. Mikel Arteta’s facet face a tough autumn, although, once they meet Manchester Metropolis, Chelsea and Newcastle United within the area of 1 month. Two of their final 4 video games are in opposition to so-called ‘huge six’ opponents, as Arsenal meet Spurs in late April after which journey to Manchester United in mid-Might.
United will journey to north London twice of their first 4 video games: they face Spurs away in mid-August earlier than enjoying Arsenal away in early September. December appears to be like difficult, as they arrive up in opposition to Newcastle, Chelsea and Liverpool within the area of 4 video games.
A gap-day journey to face Mauricio Pochettino’s Chelsea represents a tough begin to the marketing campaign, and so they then journey to Newcastle United of their third match. Again-to-back matches in opposition to United and Arsenal through the busy December interval might be tough.
Ange Postecoglou’s first Premier League match will likely be away at Brentford, which is among the many trickier opening-day fixtures that Spurs might have gotten. His first house sport, in the meantime, will likely be in opposition to Manchester United. The spring might be make-or-break: from mid-April to early Might, Spurs have a run of matches in opposition to Newcastle (A), Metropolis (H), Arsenal (H) and Liverpool (A).
Mauricio Pochettino’s Chelsea profession begins with Liverpool at Stamford Bridge on the opening weekend. From there, his first few weeks look comparatively easy. Issues turn into tough in November and December, although, when Chelsea have a run of fixtures in opposition to Spurs (A), Metropolis (H), Newcastle (A), Brighton (H) and United (A).
What are the Boxing Day fixtures?
Bournemouth vs Fulham
Arsenal vs West Ham United
Brentford vs Wolverhampton
Brighton vs Tottenham Hotspur
Burnley vs Liverpool
Chelsea vs Crystal Palace
Everton vs Manchester Metropolis
Manchester United vs Aston Villa
Newcastle United vs Nottingham Forest
Sheffield United vs Luton City
What are the ultimate day fixtures?
All fixtures 4pm kick-offs, Sunday Might 19
Arsenal vs Everton
Brentford vs Newcastle United
Brighton vs Manchester United
Burnley vs Nottingham Forest
Chelsea vs Bournemouth
Crystal Palace vs Aston Villa
Liverpool vs Wolverhampton
Luton City vs Fulham
Manchester Metropolis vs West Ham United
Sheffield United vs Tottenham Hotspur
When are the TV picks made?
It’s value remembering that the fixtures and kick-off occasions are topic to vital change as a result of 200 of the 380 video games are chosen for tv broadcast.
For the time being, solely the opening weekend matches have been scheduled for broadcast. Final season, the TV picks for August and September had been launched on July 5. The fixtures for October adopted on July 29.
Anticipate the same timeframe for this yr’s TV picks.
Is there a winter break this season?
The Premier League’s ‘winter break’ returns after final season’s World Cup-affected marketing campaign.
It will final from the weekend of January 13 to January 30. On every weekend, there will likely be 5 Premier League fixtures, making certain every staff will get what’s in impact a two-week break.
What are Premier League title odds?
- Manchester Metropolis 8/15
- Arsenal 9/1
- Liverpool 17/2
- Manchester United 11/1
- Chelsea 16/1
- Newcastle United 16/1
Odds right as of June 15