Schalke friendly at Anfield postponed after Premier League fixtures announcement

Tanya Simon
June 15, 2019

An Amazon Prime subscription is £7.99 a month. Amazon will make their debut with a midweek round of fixtures on December 3-5, including the Merseyside derby.

Luckily, that means just one month of subscription will cover both of those match weeks, but it still means spending more money than past year.

"With Sky Sports hosting the vast majority of games, accessing its football channels will be a priority, and loyal fans will likely see an advantage in signing up to Sky on a long-term deal". BT Sport have 52 matches, while Amazon Prime have also brought the rights to 20 games.

A cheaper option might be NOW TV's range of daily, weekly or monthly Sky Sports passes.

Saturday August 10: West Ham United-Manchester City (1:30pm CET), Bournemouth-Sheffield United (4pm CET), Burnley-Southampton (4pm CET), Crystal Palace-Everton (4pm CET), Leicester City-Wolverhampton Wanderers (4pm CET), Watford-Brighton & Hove Albion (4pm CET) and Tottenham Hotspur-Aston Villa (6:30pm CET).

Sarri to leave Chelsea for Juventus
Meanwhile, Mateo Kovacic's loan move from Real Madrid is unlikely to be made permanent. I can see Frank managing Chelsea Football Club at some stage in his career.

Liverpool, seeking a first league title since 1990, has a harder start to the season with games against Arsenal, Chelsea, United, Tottenham and City in its first 12 games.

Jurgen Klopp's side will face reigning champions Manchester City at Anfield in November with a return meeting at Etihad Stadium in early April.

The upcoming top-flight season will be the first to include a brief mid-season break.

Pep Guardiola's Manchester City, who completed an unprecedented domestic treble last season, have a relatively comfortable start to the new campaign.

Barcelona's number two custodian Jasper Cillessen wants a move away from the club, with Manchester United, West Ham and Everton interested in his services. Five fixtures, yet to be confirmed, will take place on the weekend commencing February 8, with the remainder being played the following weekend.

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