Arsenal derby remains on Boxing Day

A busy December is on the cards for the Blues and many of their games have been moved around to fit in with the TV schedules

Arsenal derby remains on Boxing Day

The Premier League has announced its fixture schedule for the busy Christmas period and a number of Chelsea matches have been moved around.

Up first is the game against Leeds United on December 5, which has been moved to an 8pm start from 3pm. That gives Frank Lampard a crucial few more hours to prepare his side after their midweek trip to Sevilla in the Champions League