Burnley and Chelsea will meet to kick off each season's 2014/15 Premier League campaign.
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By SI Wire
August 14, 2014

Burnley vs. Chelsea

Burnley and Chelsea will be the last two Premier League teams to open their 2014/15 campaigns when the Blues travel to Turf Moor on Monday to take on Burnley. 

Chelsea is one of the favorites to take home the Premier League title this season, thanks to a busy offseason headlined by big name signings Diego Costa and Cesc Fabregas. The Blues nearly won the Premier League last season, finishing in third behind Manchester City and Liverpool. 

More: English Premier League 2014/15 season preview: Chelsea

Last season, Burnley finished second in The Championship and earned promotion to the Premier League. 

More: English Premier League 2014/15 season preview: Burnley

Date: Monday, Aug. 18

Start time: 3:00 p.m. ET

TV: NBCSN, mun2, NBC Sports Live Extra

Live Stream: The match can be streamed live in the United States here

Tickets: For ticket information, visit Burnley's official website

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