Dates have been confirmed for the 2022/23 Premier League season.

With the FIFA 2022 World Cup taking place in Qatar during November and December of 2022, the domestic season has been adjusted to take account of the winter international showpiece.

As a result, the 2022/23 Premier League season will kick-off on August 6, 2022.

The campaign will then have a break following round 16 of matches which will be played over the weekend of November 12/13, ahead of the World Cup call-up period which begins on Monday, 14 November,


The Qatar tournament itself is scheduled to get underway on November 21, 2022.

The Premier League will then resume on Boxing Day 2022 following the FIFA World Cup Final, which takes place on Sunday, 18 December.

The final round of the Premier League campaign will be played on May 28, 2023, when all games will kick-off simultaneously as per tradition.

All told, the 2022/23 Premier League season will consist of 34 weekends, three midweeks and one Bank Holiday match round.