Get Ready for the Return of the Premier League This Boxing Day!

After a break of just over a month due to the 2022 FIFA World Cup, the Premier League is back with an exciting schedule for Boxing Day. Fans all around the world are eagerly anticipating this recommencement, and there are plenty of storylines to watch out for.

With numerous online betting opportunities that can further enhance the occasion as it makes its triumphant return and various ways to watch the games, fans will have plenty of chances to jump in and enjoy all this year’s Premier League has to offer.

Let’s take a closer look at what fans can expect on Boxing Day and why it could be a rather exciting time for lovers of the beautiful game; even if they have been able to enjoy the spectacle that the World Cup has had to offer in the void that the league had left.


10 Great Fixtures Scheduled To Be Played Over Three Days

While many will be looking forward to the return of Premier League action this Boxing Day, it is worth mentioning that the first round of games – which will happen to be Matchday 17 – will take place over the course of three days.

Seven matches will take place on December 26, thus giving fans as much football action as possible in one day, while two games will take place on December 27, before a final clash of the Matchday period takes place on December 28. Here is how it looks, with the kickoff displayed in GMT:

December 26:

  • Brentford vs Tottenham Hotspur – 12:30
  • Southampton vs Brighton & Hove Albion – 15:00
  • Leicester City vs Newcastle United – 15:00
  • Crystal Palace vs Fulham – 15:00
  • Everton vs Wolverhampton Wanderers – 15:00
  • Aston Villa vs Liverpool – 17:30
  • Arsenal vs West Ham United – 20:00

December 27:

  • Chelsea vs AFC Bournemouth – 17:30
  • Manchester United vs Nottingham Forest – 20:00

December 28:

Betting Opportunities That Enhance Viewing

Given that there are a number of top matches scheduled to take place over the festive period in the Premier League’s return to the calendar, it really should not come as a surprise to learn that there are many betting opportunities from online operators now available to take advantage of.

Sportsbooks have made watching football even more fun by allowing punters from Canada and many other countries worldwide to place bets on their favorite teams or players while watching from home or in the pub with friends. This year’s Premier League offers numerous betting opportunities that enhance viewing experiences for fans everywhere; whether you want to bet on your favorite team winning by a certain scoreline or on individual players scoring goals and assists, there is something for everyone!

These are the odds to have been made available for the biggest games of the three-day period:

  • Brentford (+255) vs Tottenham Hotspur (-105) – Draw (+255)
  • Aston Villa (+360) vs Liverpool (-154) – Draw (+300)
  • Arsenal (-213) vs West Ham United (+510) – Draw (+325)
  • Chelsea (-333) vs AFC Bournemouth (+800) – Draw (+410)
  • Manchester United (-350) vs Nottingham Forest (+850) – Draw (+430)
  • Leeds United (+800) vs Manchester City (-376) – Draw (+460)

Ways Fans Can Watch the Games On Boxing Day

For an immersive experience, watching the games at home or in bars/pubs is always recommended as you will potentially be able to watch the games provided by the broadcaster and get it in the best way possible; however, there are also other viewing options available such as streaming services which offer live broadcasts without cable subscriptions required. Of course, if you are on the move, this option could be

considered to be one of the best as it can typically be accessed from smartphones, tablets, and laptops.



This holiday season marks the return of one of Europe’s biggest football leagues, the Premier League, and fans everywhere should get ready for some exciting action! From local derbies between London rivals and clubs up and down the country to numerous betting opportunities available online, there is no shortage of ways for viewers to join in on all that this year’s Premier League has to offer. Fans can look forward to exciting matchups and stories while having plenty of options when it comes time to watch these games live, too. So do not miss out; make sure you tune into one (or more!) of these amazing matches this Boxing Day!

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