CHELSEA will begin the 2012/13 Premier League season with a trip to Wigan Athletic.

The Blues make the short trip to Loftus Road to face west London rivals QPR on September 15 before hosting neighbours Fulham on November 28.

Their festive fixtures sees them travel to Norwich City on Boxing Day, and then a derby with QPR at Stamford Bridge on January 1.

Roberto Di Matteo's men face Fulham at Craven Cottage on March 9 before ending the campaign at home to Everton on May 19.

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