Liverpool and Tottenham fixtures amended as Sky Sports Premier League schedule changes
"The progress of our clubs in European competition has meant the rescheduling of some their remaining fixtures," says the Premier League
Last Updated: 21/04/19 11:18am
Sky Sports has revised its live schedule after the Premier League announced fixture changes ahead of the title run-in April and May.
The amendments come after Liverpool and Tottenham progressed into the Champions League semi-finals and Arsenal and Chelsea reached the last four of the Europa League.
Liverpool's trip to Newcastle and Tottenham's match at Bournemouth - both live on Sky Sports - will now take place on Saturday, May 4, ahead of their respective Champions League semi-finals with Barcelona and Ajax, while Spurs' clash with London rivals West Ham has been brought forward to a 12.30pm kick-off on Saturday, April 27.
Chelsea's match with Watford and Brighton's visit to Arsenal will both now take place on Sunday, May 5, allowing extra recovery time after their Europa League semi-finals with Valencia and Eintracht Frankfurt.
"The progress of our clubs in European competition has meant the rescheduling of some their remaining Premier League fixtures," a Premier League statement read.
"Matches involving Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur have been moved to Saturday, May 4 to assist scheduling following their progression to the UEFA Champions League semi-finals.
"Discussions are ongoing with the relevant stakeholders to confirm the kick-off times for the rearranged fixtures - AFC Bournemouth v Spurs and Newcastle United v Liverpool - as soon as possible."
Arsenal's trip to Leicester will now take place on Sunday, April 28, kicking off a Renault Super Sunday triple-header, with Manchester City's trip to Burnley and Manchester United vs Chelsea following.
Revised Premier League fixture schedule
- Sat, April 27: Tottenham vs West Ham (12.30pm) - Live on Sky Sports
- Sun, April 28: Leicester vs Arsenal (12pm) - Live on Sky Sports
- Sun, April 28: Burnley vs Man City (2.05pm) - Live on Sky Sports
- Sun, April 28: Man Utd vs Chelsea (4.30pm) - Live on Sky Sports
- Sat, May 4: Bournemouth vs Tottenham (12.30pm) - Live on Sky Sports
- Sat, May 4: Newcastle vs Liverpool (7.45pm) - Live on Sky Sports
- Sun, May 5: Chelsea vs Watford (2pm)
- Sun, May 5: Huddersfield vs Man Utd (2pm) - Live on Sky Sports
- Sun, May 5: Arsenal vs Brighton (4.30pm) - Live on Sky Sports
- Mon, May 6: Man City vs Leicester (8pm) - Live on Sky Sports