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The 26th season of Premier League began


All football (soccer) fans rejoice the day has finally arrived. The 26th season of Premier League started on Friday with the match between Arsenal and Leicester City (4-3).

The champions of the 2016/2017 season, Chelsea, also played this weekend and were certain contenders to recapturing the title, but in this league you never know. Thus, after being led by Burnley 3-0, Chelsea managed to get back and score, but not enough to equal even the score of the guests, losing the first Premier League match with a score 2-3 in front of the Burnley.

This summer saw several transfers of players such as: Wayne Rooney to Everton and John Terry to A.Villa to name a few. Outside of the Premier League Neymar Jr was had the highest transfer fee in the history of the game with a sum of over two hundred million dollars from Barcelona to Paris Saint Germain.


This season there will be 380 total games being played with excitement and action to come from each game. Nike will again be sponsoring the official match ball with Adidas, New Balance, and Nike go head to head competing for kit recognition.

This season proves to be very exciting, who are your thoughts on the champions of this season?