Following the recent confirmation that the Premier League planned to return on the 17th June, behind closed doors, the planned kick off times for the first four Premier League fixtures have now been announced, along with the FA Cup Quarter Final.
Sheffield United will be involved in the first competitive fixture since lockdown, taking on Aston Villa at Villa Park in order to bring the games played in line with the other sides in the league. Playing their game in hand on the same evening will be Arsenal and Manchester City, with the kick offs staggered to allow coverage of both.
UPDATE: The details of the FA Cup Quarter Final clash with Arsenal have also been released, with the game being covered by BT Sport.
See the table below for details:
17th June – Aston Villa v. Sheffield United – 18:00 – Sky Sports
21st June – Newcastle United v. Sheffield United – 14:00 – Sky Sports
‘free-to-air’ on Sky’s Pick channel
24th June – Manchester United v. Sheffield United – 18:00 – Sky Sports
free-to-air’ on Sky’s Pick channel
28th June – Sheffield United v. Arsenal – FA Cup Quarter Final – 13:00 – BT Sport
2nd July – Sheffield United v. Tottenham Hotspur – 18:00 – Sky Sports