Chelsea to host Burnley in Premier League season opener IMAGE: Chelsea’s players ready for new season? Photograph: Mike Hewitt/Getty Images Chelsea will open the defence of their Premier League title at home to Burnley when the season kicks off on the weekend of Aug.12-13. The full list of fixtures was released on Wednesday with Antonio Conte’s side also slated for a follow-up game at Tottenham Hotspur, who will play all their home fixtures at Wembley while White Hart Lance is being redeveloped. Manchester City travel to newly promoted Brighton and Hove Albion on the opening weekend, while Manchester United play West Ham United at Old Trafford. Liverpool take on Watford, under the new management of Marco Silva, at Vicarage Road, while Spurs travel to Championship … Next »
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