Vital Premier League Preview - 11th-13th Aug 2017
The 2017-18 season gets underway with the first round of games this weekend. This will see us among those involved with three points of course the aim.
What will happen? Cast your vote so we know if you think it'll be all smiles or disappointment come the full time whistle.
The new season gets underway on Friday evening when Arsenal welcome Leicester to the Emirates Stadium as both boss' look for much improved campaigns.
Liverpool's bid to challenge for the Premier League title - they are fancied by some to do so - gets underway in the early kick off on Saturday when heading to Vicarage Road to take on Watford.
Champions Chelsea's bid to retain their title won under Antonio Conte at the first attempt gets underway when the Blues welcome Burnley to Stamford Bridge, who could again be a strong candidate to face a relegation battle.
Huddersfield and Brighton's - survival will be viewed as a bonus - first games in the Premier League will see Town entertain Frank De Boer's Crystal Palace, the Dutchman's first game in charge of the Eagles, whereas Albion entertain Manchester City at the Amex Stadium.
Sunday will see a couple of games, including Newcastle's return to the topflight bringing last season's runners up Tottenham travel to St James' Park.
Friday 11th August
Arsenal v Leicester City 19:45
Saturday 12th August
Watford v Liverpool 12:30
Chelsea v Burnley 15:00
Crystal Palace v Huddersfield Town 15:00
Everton v Stoke City 15:00
Southampton v Swansea City 15:00
West Bromwich Albion v Bournemouth 15:00
Brighton and Hove Albion v Manchester City 15:00
Sunday 13th August
Newcastle United v Tottenham Hotspur 13:30
Manchester United v West Ham United 16:00
It goes without saying the expectation; most definitely the hope at least, will be for a positive result. But will this happen? We'll find out soon enough.
Ahead of the game we're looking for your views on what way you think it will go, which requires you to vote in the latest poll in one of the options you have been given.
However, don't just look also have a say. We don't just want your vote, which you can do to the right; we also want some thoughts and views ahead of the game as well so share these below.