The English Premier League fixtures for 2016/2017 season have been officially released and fans all over the world can begin the process of prediction and planning for the entire league season for their dream teams. The Premier League fixtures were announced on June 22, 2016 while the English Championship and the other leagues will be starting on August 6, 2016.

Match start day.

Leicester City will kick start their league title defense with Hull City who was just promoted to the Premier League from the English Championship. Manchester United is to play against AFC Bournemouth while Arsenal to meet Liverpool in their first match encounter.

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Match fixtures

Below is the list of English Premier League match fixture for the first week on August13 to 14, 2016.

  • A.F.C. Bournemouth vs Manchester United
  • Arsenal v s Liverpool
  • Burnley vs Swansea City
  • Chelsea vs West Ham United
  • Crystal Palace vs West Bromwich Albion
  • Everton vs Tottenham Hotspur
  • Hull City vs Leicester City
  • Manchester City vs Sunderland
  • Middlesbrough vs Stoke City
  • Southampton vs Watford

Chelsea’s opening match will be against West Ham following a disappointing performance last season.

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The team is predicted to make a promising start this new season while Burnley who just qualified to the Premier League will begin their league encounter with Swansea at the Olympic Stadium.

Mourhino who is Manchester United’s new coach will lead the team to play his former club Chelsea on October 22, 2016. Man. U. will first visit Anfield to take on rival Liverpool on October 15, 2016. Champions Leicester City will feature title hopeful Arsenal on August 20, 2016.

 Champions League Participants.

The biggest soccer league in Europe, the Champions League will kick off on June 28, 2016 in the first round of qualification. The English teams will not feature in the first qualifying round until a play off around August 23 or 24, 2016.

Leicester’s Epoch Champions League qualification has confirmed the English side for a place in the Champions’ League group stage.

The team will start their first league match either on 14 or 15 September, 2016.

 

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