Arsenal fixture changes – Big change to opening Premier League fixture with Leicester
Arsenal will kick off their Premier League with the visit of Leicester to the Emirates. That game has now been moved however.
It will be played on the Friday night to kick off the entire Premier League season.
— Premier League (@premierleague) July 6, 2017
It could well be the first chance Arsenal fans get to see new signings Alexandre Lacazette and Sead Kolasinac run out at the Emirates Stadium.
There have also been a number of other games that have been shifted around due to television and/or the Europa League matches on Thursday nights.
The game away at Liverpool will be a 4pm kick off on Sunday 27 August.
The trip to Chelsea will be a 1.30pm kick off on Sunday 17 September.
The visit of West Brom on Monday 25 September will be shown on Monday Night Football.
Brighton will come to the Emirates on Sunday 1 October in an early 12pm kick off.
The following games either have or will be changed due to Arsenal’s Europa League matches:
Wednesday 29 November – 7.45pm Arsenal v Huddersfield Town
Wednesday 13 December – 7.45pm West Ham United v Arsenal
TBC Everton v Arsenal
TBC Manchester City v Arsenal
TBC Burnley v Arsenal
TBC Southampton v Arsenal