Big 6 Fixtures 2023/24: Man City Set to Go Until October Before Facing Real Challenger

Big 6 Fixtures 2023/24: Man City Set to Go Until October Before Facing Real Challenger

Elijah Odetokun
June 15, 2023 at 10:09 AM
  • The Premier League fixtures for the 2023/23 season have been released and look interesting
  • The first Big 6 game of the EPL season will be on the opening day as Chelsea host Liverpool
  • Manchester City begin the season against Burnley and only face a real challenger in October

The build-up to the 2023/24 Premier League season begins today as the fixtures were released. There will be no shortage of drama when the season starts on August 11.

Champions, Manchester City begin the season emotionally as they welcome Burnley, headed by former captain, Vincent Kompany.

Runners-up, Arsenal could have a shot at revenge when they welcome Nottingham Forest, who ended their title hopes last season, to the Emirates Stadium.

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Manchester City will begin their title defence against Burnley on the Premier League's opening day of next season. Photo by Tom Flathers.
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Chelsea will kick off their campaign against Liverpool as the first of the season's traditional Big 6 fixtures. Sports Brief looks at when the Big 6 teams will clash in the new season.

2023/24 Big 6 fixtures

The first big fixture will be held at Stamford Bridge on the season's opening day. According to The Athletic, the first London derby will take place between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur at the Emirates Stadium in September.

The Gunners and Spurs face difficult opening weeks with fixtures against Manchester United and Liverpool in the season's early weeks.

According to Mirror UK, the first Manchester derby of the season comes up in October, and that is when champions Manchester City will face a real challenger as they aim to defend their title and win a fourth consecutive one.

The Red Devils and Arsenal will play the final big six game of the season on the penultimate day at Old Trafford.

List of Big 6 fixtures

13/08/2023 16:30 Chelsea vs. Liverpool

19/08/2023 15:00 Tottenham Hotspur vs. Manchester United

02/09/2023 15:00 Arsenal vs. Manchester United

23/09/2023 15:00 Arsenal vs. Tottenham Hotspur

30/09/2023 15:00 Tottenham Hotspur vs. Liverpool

07/10/2023 15:00 Arsenal vs. Manchester City

21/10/2023 15:00 Chelsea vs. Arsenal

28/10/2023 15:00 Manchester United vs. Manchester City

04/11/2023 15:00 Tottenham Hotspur vs. Chelsea

11/11/2023 15:00 Chelsea vs. Manchester City

25/11/2023 15:00 Manchester City vs. Liverpool

02/12/2023 15:00 Manchester City vs. Tottenham Hotspur

06/12/2023 20:00 Manchester United vs. Chelsea

16/12/2023 15:00 Liverpool vs. Manchester United

23/12/2023 15:00 Liverpool vs. Arsenal

13/01/2024 15:00 Manchester United vs. Tottenham Hotspur

31/01/2024 20:00 Liverpool vs. Chelsea

03/02/2024 15:00 Arsenal vs. Liverpool

17/02/2024 15:00 Manchester City vs. Chelsea

24/02/2024 15:00 Chelsea vs. Tottenham Hotspur

02/03/2024 15:00 Manchester City vs. Manchester United

09/03/2024 15:00 Liverpool vs. Manchester City

16/03/2024 15:00 Arsenal vs. Chelsea

30/03/2024 15:00 Manchester City vs. Arsenal

03/04/2024 19:45 Chelsea vs. Manchester United

06/04/2024 15:00 Manchester United vs. Liverpool

20/04/2024 15:00 Tottenham Hotspur vs. Manchester City

27/04/2024 15:00 Tottenham Hotspur vs. Arsenal

04/05/2024 15:00 Liverpool vs. Tottenham Hotspur

11/05/2024 15:00 Manchester United vs. Arsenal

*All fixtures are subject to change once the live TV schedule is finalised.

Pochettino faces difficult opener

Sports Brief reported that Chelsea's new boss, Mauricio Pochettino faces a difficult opening day, with a welcoming of Liverpool to Stamford Bridge.

He will officially take over on July 1 and his first tough task will be the Reds, who were disappointing but also surged to qualify for the Europa League.

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