The new season's fixtures which were announced on Wednesday morning saw Antonio Conte's team given a Stamford Bridge opener on the weekend of August 12/13.
Arsene Wenger's men beat the Foxes 1-0 at the Emirates towards the end of last season, thanks to a late Robert Huth own goal, before going on to lift the FA Cup with a 2-1 victory over Chelsea at Wembley Stadium.
The Premier League champions will open the defence of their title at home to Burnley when the season kicks off in August.
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Here are City's fixtures for the upcoming season - as always, a lot of them are likely to be altered for TV purposes! They begin away against Crystal Palace. Though the season is still two months away and the preseason is just a little under one month away - Chelsea are set to reconvene at Cobham on July 7th, according to a few fragments of tabloidy news - we can now at least have something concrete to look forward to.
The Gunners will travel to Stoke City for their first away fixture on August 19, then visit Liverpool a week later.
TOTTENHAM already have to change a fixture at their temporary Wembley home next season due to the Rugby League Challenge Cup final.
Manchester United's first meeting with Liverpool, always one of the highlights of the season, will be at Anfield on 14 October. The traditional December matches are also tough, with a Manchester Derby, a game against Tottenham and a trip to Championship winners Newcastle.