Premier League Opening Week Fixtures: Full TV Schedule, Live Stream, Predictions and Preview
Start date – Championship: Friday August 4; League One and League Two: Saturday August 5
League One play-off final – May 18
League Two play-off final – May 19
Championship play-off final – May 26
The 2023-2024 Premier League season kicks off with the opening match on Friday, Aug. 11 as defending PL champions Manchester City visit newly promoted Burnley (3 p.m. ET – August 12 – on USA Network and Universo).
Right in the first week, fans have witnessed a fierce competition at Stamford Bridge, where Chelsea met Liverpool. Although both The Blues and the Red Brigade have just had a disappointing season, this promises to be a remarkable encounter when both sides are eager to regain their lost position and compete for the title. champion next season.
The match between Chelsea and Liverpool will take place at 16:30 on August 13 (UK time). Meanwhile, the Manchester teams are relatively easy to breathe on the opening day in the English Premier League 2023/24.
With Man United, they will host Wolves at home. This is clearly not a worthy opponent for the Red Devils, so the possibility of them winning in the aforementioned confrontation is very large. As for the reigning champion Man City, despite having to be a guest, before the rookie team Burnley, teachers and teachers Pep Guardiola probably did not face too many challenges to own all 3 points.
There is also an easy to predict opening day is Arsenal. The representative of London will welcome Nottingham Forest at home at 12:30 on August 12 (UK time).
Surely, this will be a season that promises many interesting things when the teams are very eager to overthrow the throne of The Citizens, which has lasted for the past 3 seasons.
20:00 Burnley v Man City
12:30 Arsenal v Nott’m Forest
AFC Bournemouth v West Ham
Brighton v Luton Town
Everton v Fulham
Sheff Utd v Crystal Palace
17:30 Newcastle v Aston Villa
14:00 Brentford v Spurs
16:30 Chelsea v Liverpool
20:00 Man Utd v Wolves
(All times Eastern)
Burnley vs. Manchester City (English Premier League)
Arsenal vs. Nottingham Forest (English Premier League)
Brighton & Hove Albion vs. Luton Town (English Premier League)
Sheffield United vs. Crystal Palace (English Premier League)
AFC Bournemouth vs. West Ham United (English Premier League)
Everton vs. Fulham (English Premier League)
Newcastle United vs. Aston Villa (English Premier League)
Brentford vs. Tottenham Hotspur (English Premier League)
Chelsea vs. Liverpool (English Premier League)
Manchester United vs. Wolverhampton Wanderers (English Premier League)
The 2023–24 Premier League season will feature coverage on NBC, Peacock, and USA Network. This season, Peacock will continue to provide in-depth coverage of the Premier League, including studio shows, studio matches, full match replays, and all games airing live on the NBC broadcast network. The second full season of USA Network’s hosting of the PL has begun. Universo, Peacock, and Telemundo will all offer extensive Spanish-language coverage.
The 2023–24 Premier League season gets underway with storylines from every corner of the league, including newly promoted clubs, big names moving on, and more. The first three weeks of the Premier League are highlighted in the table below for NBC Sports’ upcoming match schedule.
On Friday, August 11, at 3 p.m. ET on USA Network and Universo, Erling Haaland and Manchester City begin their title defense against recently promoted Burnley. Last season, Haaland set the Premier League record for the most goals in a single season (36).
Manchester City won the Premier League championship last year for the third time in a row and fifth time in the previous six. They are going for an unheard-of fourth straight English top-flight championship.
Burnley, under the direction of manager Vincent Kompany, makes its first appearance in the Premier League since 2021–22 after winning the Championship as the team that scored the most goals and gave up the fewest goals in 2022–23. In his 11 seasons with Manchester City (2008–19), Kompany won four Premier League championships.
The 138th season in the history of the team, Luton Town, will make its Premier League debut on Saturday, Aug. 12, when the team travels to Brighton & Hove Albion at 10 a.m. ET on Peacock. The 1991–92 season, the year before the Premier League debuted in 1992–93, marked the Hatters’ final appearance in England’s top division.
On Saturday, August 12, at 10 a.m. ET on Peacock, Sheffield United will play Crystal Palace at Bramall Lane for the first time since the 2020–21 season. The Blades were promoted after finishing second in the Championship the previous year.
On Sunday, Aug. 13, Mohamed Salah and Liverpool open their season visiting Chelsea at 11:30 a.m. ET on Peacock.
Liverpool finished fifth in the Premier League last season, and Salah finished fourth in the league in goals (19) and third in assists (12).
Head coach Mauricio Pochettino makes his PL debut with Chelsea on Sunday as new signings Christopher Nkunku and Nicolas Jackson are expected to take the field.
On Saturday, August 19, at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC, Peacock, and Telemundo, Manchester United, who placed third in the Premier League last season, travels to Tottenham at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.
More live sports are available on Peacock’s extensive programming than on any other SVOD service in the US, including the Premier League, Sunday Night Football, Big Ten football (starting in September), Olympic Games, MLB Sunday Leadoff, Notre Dame Football, NASCAR, NTT IndyCar Series, and many other events. Daily sports programming is also provided by Peacock on the NBC Sports channel.
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