Premier League shareholders have agreed that the 2021-22 season will begin on Saturday, August 14th.
The start date of the next campaign was announced on Thursday, while the competition will last until May 22, when the final round of matches will be held at the same time.
The current season started only on September 12, due to a break conducted by the coronavirus in the first half of 2020, and the shareholder action was stopped in mid-March, only to continue on June 17.
Return to the usual Premier League calendar
However, the next term will return to the more famous Premier League calendar, with the opening matches coming five weeks after the conclusion of Euro 2020.
The finals of the postponed international tournament are scheduled to take place at Wembley Stadium on Sunday, July 11th.
UEFA has planned to organize a competition in 12 host cities, although there is some doubt about the feasibility of such a proposal. given the different travel restrictions that exist across Europe.