Fans Aren't Happy With The Opening Fixture Of The Premier League Season

Uruguay's Jose Gimenez

Fans Aren't Happy With The Opening Fixture Of The Premier League Season

The opening weekend of the season will also see Watford's clash with Liverpool at Vicarage Road and Brighton & Hove Albion's first-ever Premier League fixture against Manchester City televised on the opening Saturday.

Jose Mourinho's men will travel to Swansea City on Saturday, 19 August, with kick-off at 12:30 BST in another match live on Sky Sports, before taking on Leicester City on Saturday, 26 August, at 17:30 BST, live on BT Sport.

Spurs have also had their second game of the season, and their first at Wembley, picked by Sky Sports, with the clash with Chelsea now on August 20 at 4pm.

The dates for Manchester United's 2017/18 Premier League fixtures in August and September have now been confirmed.

The opening-day game away at Brighton will now kick off at 5.30pm, with all the action on BT Sport.

Atletico Madrid's Jose Gimenez in action with Real Madrid's Isco
Fans Aren't Happy With The Opening Fixture Of The Premier League Season

City's trip to Chelsea on Saturday 30 September will now kick off at the later time of 5.30pm, with live coverage on BT Sport.

The following day, Arsenal's trip to defending champions Chelsea will be shown at 1.30pm by Sky Sports.

Sky will show the home game with Everton on Monday 21 August, with a kick-off time of 8pm.

In addition to the TV selections, the Gunners will now host Huddersfield Town on November 29 and visit West Ham on December 13 owing to their Europa League involvement.

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