Premier League 2020/21 Matchday 1 Fixtures, Match Officials

Premier League 2020/21 Matchday 1: The opening match of this season will be played between Fulham vs Arsenal on 12 September 2020 while the final match played on 23 May 2021. Liverpool will begin its title defense with a tasty tie against newcomer and former tip-flight staple Leeds United.

There are, as usual, 38 total matchdays that span until May to decide the winner, who qualifies for Europe, and who gets sent down to the second division.

Here are the Premier League 2020/21 matchday 1 fixtures, match officials, and how to watch the games:

Matchday 1 Fixtures

DateMatchTV Channel in UK
Sept 12Fulham vs. ArsenalBT Sport
Sept 12Crystal Palace vs. SouthamtonBT Sport
Sept 12Liverpool vs. LeedsSky Sports
Sept 12Spurs vs. EvertonSky Sports
Sept 13West Brom vs. LeicesterSky Sports
Sept 13Spurs vs. EvertonSky Sports
Sept 14Sheffield Utd vs. WolvesSky Sports
Sept 14Brighton vs. ChelseaSky Sports
PostponedBurnley vs. Man Utd
PostponedMan City vs. Aston Villa

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Matchday 1 Match Officials

MatchOfficials
FUL v ARSReferee: Chris Kavanagh. Assistants: Daniel Cook, Sian Massey-Ellis. Fourth official: Kevin Friend. VAR: David Coote. Assistant VAR: Stephen CHild
CRY v SOUReferee: Jonathan Moss. Assistant: Marc Perry, Dan Robathan. Fourth official: Simon Hooper. VAR: Craig Pawson. Assistant VAR: Nick Hopton
WHU v NEWReferee: Stuart Attwell. Assistants: Constantine Hatzidakis, Neil Davies. Fourth officials: Darren England. VAR: Peter Bankes. Assistant VAR: Simon Long.
LIV v LeeReferee: Michael Oliver (pictured). Assistants: Stuart Burt, Simon Bennett. Fourth official: Mike Dean. VAR: Paul Tierney. Assistant VAR: Andy Halliday.
WBA v LEIReferee: Anthony Taylor. Assistants: Gary Beswick, Adam Nunn. Fourth official: Peter Bankes. VAR: Stuart Attwell. Assistant VAR: Andy Halliday
TOT v EVEReferee: Martin Atkinson. Assistants: Lee Betts, Peter Kirkup. Fourth official: Graham Scott. VAR: Andre Marriner. Assistant VAR: Scott Ledger.
BHA v CHEReferee: Craig Pawson. Assistants: Ian Hussin, Richard West. Fourth official: Simon Hooper. VAR: Kevin Friend. Assistant VAR: Simon Beck.
SHU v WOLReferee: Mike Dean. Assistants: Darren Cann, Mark Scholes. Fourth official: Lee Mason. VAR: Graham Scott. Assistant VAR: Derek Eaton.

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