BOTH Watford and Brighton will be hoping to kick-off the new campaign in winning fashion.
The Hornets welcome the Seagulls to Vicarage Road on Saturday to get their respective seasons underway.
Reuters Javi Gracia will be hoping his Watford side kick-off the campaign with a win
Here’s everything you need to know ahead of the showdown:
Best of enemies
Miguel Britos may be in for some tough tackling when he lines up against Brighton.
He was sent off for a wild, knee-high lunge at Anthony Knockaert in the same fixture last season
PA:Press Association Chris Hughton takes his Brighton side to Vicarage Road on Saturday
HANNAH MCKAY Abdoulaye Doucoure was top scorer for Watford last season
Abdoulaye Doucoure was Watford’s top scorer last season with just 7 goals.
And after penning a new deal this summer the Hornets will be hoping he can produce the goods again to fire them to safety.
He will be the main man Brighton have to stop.