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  1. Watford face Aston Villa in opener, published at09:15 16 June

    Watford will begin their 2021-22 Premier League campaign with a home match against Aston Villa.

    The game is scheduled to take place on the weekend of 14-15 August.

    The Hornets are back in the top flight after one year in the Championship, while Dean Smith's Villa finished 11th in the Premier League last season.

    Watford's full fixture list

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    All the reaction to Wednesday's fixture announcement

    Premier League fixtures on opening weekend: Brentford v Arsenal, Burnley v Brighton, Chelsea v Crystal Palace, Everton v Southampton, Leicester v Wolves, Manchester United v Leeds, Newcastle v West Ham, Norwich v Liverpool, Tottenham v Manchester City, Watford v Aston Villa