Premier League 2018/19 fixtures: Arsenal host Manchester City on opening day
2018/2019 English Premier League fixtures have been released and Arsenal will host Manchester City on the opening day.
Unai Emery's first league match in charge of the Gunners sees him face off against Pep Guardiola's record-breaking champions at Emirates Stadium. Manchester United start with a home game against Leicester City, while Chelsea is away to Huddersfield Town.
Tottenham travels to Newcastle United for the second opening day in a row and West Ham boss Manuel Pellegrini's first match back in the Premier League will be a daunting visit to Anfield to take on Liverpool.
Championship winners Wolves start at home to Everton, Fulham host Crystal Palace in a London derby and Cardiff City head to England's south coast to take on Bournemouth.
The matches will take place over the weekend of August 11-12, subject to changes based on live broadcasts.
Premier League 2018-19 opening matches:
- Bournemouth v Cardiff City
- Arsenal v Manchester City
- Fulham v Crystal Palace
- Huddersfield Town v Chelsea
- Liverpool v West Ham
- Manchester United v Leicester City
- Newcastle United v Tottenham
- Southampton v Burnley
- Watford v Brighton and Hove Albion
- Wolves v Everton