The Premier League will kick-off on August 12 after the fixtures for the 2017/18 season have been released.

Matchday one will see reigning champions, Chelsea, welcome Burnley to the Stamford Bridge while Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United have tricky encounter against West Ham United at Old Trafford.

Liverpool will have to travel to Watford in hope of starting off their campaign off with a victory as Jurgen Klopp targets the Premier League title.

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After penning a two-year contract, Arsene Wenger and Arsenal need to start off their season in the right way. The Gunners have to do battle against 2015/16 champions Leicester City at the Emirates Stadium.

Premier League newbies Brighton and Hove Albion are rolling out the red carpet for Pep Guardiola and Manchester City.

Last Season’s runners up Tottenham Hotspur are hoping to cause an upset for Rafeal Benitez and Newcastle United – the two heavy weights clash at St James’ Park.

OPENING DAY FIXTURES (August 12, 2017)

Arsenal v Leicester City
Brighton and Hove Albion v Manchester City
Chelsea v Burnley
Crystal Palace v Huddersfield Town
Everton v Stoke City
Manchester United v West Ham United
Newcastle United v Tottenham Hotspur
Southampton v Swansea City
Watford v Liverpool
West Bromwich Albion v Bournemouth


Burnley v Bournemouth
Crystal Palace v West Bromwich Albion
Huddersfield Town v Arsenal
Liverpool v Brighton and Hove Albion
Manchester United v Watford
Newcastle United v Chelsea
Southampton v Manchester City
Swansea City v Stoke City
Tottenham Hotspur v Leicester City
West Ham United v Everton