Burnley face Chelsea in first game of Premier League season

Newly-promoted Burnley will face a tough test on their return to the Premier League, as they take on Chelsea at Turf Moor.

Burnley boss Sean Dyche Credit: PA Images

Defending champions Manchester City open the season away at Newcastle United.

The North West teams' opening matches are:

Burnley v Chelsea

Leicester City v Everton

Liverpool v Southampton

Manchester United v Swansea City

Newcastle United v Manchester City

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Football fixtures released for the opening weekend

Fixtures for the football season across all competitions.