2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
0-0-0, 6th in English Premier League
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3dESPN

Premier League 2021-22 fixtures released

The opening day of the 2021-22 Premier League season will see Manchester City begin their title defence at Tottenham Hotspur on Aug. 14.

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8dJeff Carlisle

Pulisic: USMNT 'needed' epic win over Mexico

Christian Pulisic told ESPN that the U.S. team's CONCACAF Nations League triumph over Mexico was "something we really needed."

Bigger potential transfer: Haaland to Chelsea or Kane to City? (1:35)
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Premier League clubs agree 30-point deduction if ESL repeats (1:27)
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10dESPN

Prem clubs face 30-point dock if ESL repeats

The six English clubs that signed up to the breakaway ESL have agreed to pay a total of £22 million as part of a settlement with the Premier League.

Is Haaland the missing link for Chelsea? (0:59)
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UCL winners Chelsea top Shaka's Power Rankings (1:34)
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15dESPN

Chelsea extend Tuchel, Silva, Giroud deals

Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel has signed a new deal with the club following the 1-0 victory in the Champions League final over Manchester City.

Making the case for N'Golo Kante to win the Ballon d'Or (0:37)
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16dReuters

Lukaku ends Chelsea link: I'm staying at Inter

Romelu Lukaku has said he will remain at Inter Milan next season after the Belgium forward helped them to their first Serie A title in 11 years.

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16dJulien Laurens

Why Kante deserves the Ballon d'Or in 2021

Kante isn't a goal scorer or a playmaker, but he's the heart of Chelsea's success as well as France's hopes of winning the Euros this summer.

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17dJeff Carlisle

Pulisic: 'Back to work' with USMNT after UCL win

Fresh of his triumph in the UEFA Champions League with Chelsea, Christian Pulisic said it's a case of getting "right back to work" with the USMNT.

Does Pulisic have to accept being a bench player for Chelsea? (1:46)
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Christian Pulisic wears UCL medal to tattoo appointment (0:26)
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