WEEKEND SOC­CER ON TV

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English Premier League: The EPL sea­son kicks off with a rare Friday match pit­ting Ar­se­nal, with leg­endary coach Arsene Weg­ner, against Le­ices­ter City, the 2015-16 league cham­pi­ons. (NBCSN, 11:45 PT). On Satur­day, de­fend­ing cham­pion Chelsea wel­comes Burn­ley (NBCSN, 7 a.m. PT) and Manch­ester United hosts West Ham in Javier “Chichar­ito” Her­nan­dez’s re­turn to Old Traf­ford on Sun­day (NBCSN, 8 a.m. PT).

Ligue 1: Ney­mar, Paris Saint-Ger­main’s $600-mil­lion man, still won’t make his French league de­but Sun­day against Guingamp (beIN Sports, noon PT)

La Liga: Spain’s No. 1 league doesn’t be­gin reg­u­lar-sea­son play for an­other week, but the top two teams, Barcelona and Real Madrid, meet Sun­day in the first leg of the Span­ish Su­per Cup fi­nal (ESPN, 1 p.m. PT). A cap­sule look at some of the weekend’s best TV of­fer­ings from Europe’s top soc­cer leagues:

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