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Chelsea Face Four Of The 'Big Six' In Their First Six Matches Of The New Premier League Season

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Chelsea Face Four Of The 'Big Six' In Their First Six Matches Of The New Premier League Season

Chelsea will begin their 2021/22 Premier League season with the unenviable task of facing THREE of the 'big six' away from home in their opening six matches.

After the Blues host Crystal Palace in their first game of the new campaign, Tuchel takes his team to Arsenal then Liverpool in back-to-back away games.

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Then it's Aston Villa at home before being back on the road to battle Tottenham. They round off September with a juggernaut clash against league champions Manchester City at Stamford Bridge.

Image: Chelsea
Image: Chelsea

Chelsea's first six matches of the 2021/22 Premier League season:

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Saturday, August 14: Crystal Palace (H)

Saturday, August 21: Arsenal (A)

Saturday, August 28: Liverpool (A)

Saturday, September 11: Aston Villa (H)

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Saturday, September 18: Tottenham (A)

Saturday, September 25: Manchester City (H)

Image: PA
Image: PA

Needless to say, Chelsea's nightmare opening fixtures got fans talking online.

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One tweeted: "3 away games vs the 'big 6' in the first 5 games and the Man City at home..."

A second tweeted: "Crazy first 6 fixtures.... Chelsea always playing on nightmare mode..."

A third added: "If we manage to be in the top four after match day 7 we are winning the league hands down."

A fourth commented: "Tough start but it's better to get the harder games out of the way earlier in the season."

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How many points will Chelsea bag in their opening six league matches? Let us know what you think.

Featured Image Credit: PA

Topics: Football News, Chelsea, Football, Thomas Tuchel, Premier League

Nasir Jabbar
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