Check out Chelsea’s likely dates for Carabao Cup, Champions League and FA Cup matches

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The 2019-20 season is the longest football season we’ve ever experienced, as the season ran out for an entire year. But we’d surely be glad that the season was able to be concluded despite the coronavirus pandemic.

The fixtures for next season have already been released, and the 2020-21 campaign will be kicking off on September 12 and run through until May 29, which is the set day for the Champions League final.

Check out the dates released for Cup competitions, as Chelsea will start our Premier League campaign against Brighton on September 14 and have a League Cup game on either September 22/23. The Champions League is expected to kick off on October 20.

Carabao Cup 22/23 September – Round three

Carabao Cup 29/30 September – Round four

Internationals 5 – 13 October

Champions League 20/21 October – Group stage, matchday one

Champions League 27/28 October – Group stage, matchday two

Internationals 9 – 17 November

Champions League 24/25 November – Group stage, matchday four

Champions League 1/2 December – Group stage, matchday five

Champions League 8/9 December – Group stage, matchday six

Carabao Cup 22/23 December – Round five

Carabao Cup 5/6 January – Semi-finals (one leg)

FA Cup Saturday 9 January – Third round

FA Cup Saturday 23 January – Fourth round

FA Cup Wednesday 10 February – Fifth round

Champions League 16/17 February – Round of 16, first leg – half the fixtures

Champions League 23/24 February – Round of 16, first leg – half the fixtures

Carabao Cup Sunday 28 February – Final (Wembley)

Champions League 9/10 March – Round of 16, second leg – half the fixtures

Champions League 16/17 March – Round of 16, second leg – half the fixtures

FA Cup Saturday 20 March – Sixth round
Internationals 22 – 30 March

Champions League 6/7 April – Quarter-finals, first leg

Champions League 13/14 April – Quarter-finals, second leg

FA Cup Saturday 17 April – Semi-finals

Champions League 27/28 April – Semi-finals, first leg

Champions League 4/5 May – Semi-finals, second leg

FA Cup Saturday 15 May – Final (Wembley)

Champions League Saturday 29 May – Final (Istanbul)

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