The schedule [Premier League fixtures] for the new season was revealed on Wednesday morning.
Premier League Champions Chelsea will kick start the season with Burnley at home soil. Elsewhere, Manchester United will host West Ham United at Old Trafford on the opening weekend.
Brighton & Hove Albion’s first game in the Premier League will be at home to Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City, while Championship winners Newcastle United host Tottenham Hotspur.
Everton will host Stoke City at the Goodison Park.
Meanwhile, Liverpool’s other great rivals Manchester United visit Anfield on October 14. The return league is scheduled on March 10 at Old Trafford.
The first Manchester derby of the season at Old Trafford is scheduled for December 9, the week after United have travelled to Arsenal, while the first meeting of the campaign between the Red Devils and Liverpool is on October 14.
The first Merseyside derby is on the same weekend as the Manchester derby. Liverpool will be welcoming Everton to Anfield that weekend.
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