The opening weekend of the 2018/19 English Premier League will witness some scintillating fixtures, with all eyes set on league champions Manchester City’s clash away to Arsenal at the Etihad Stadium.
Gunners’ new manager Unai Emery faces a real test in his debut season at home before traveling to London rivals Chelsea on the second weekend of the season.
UEFA Champions League finalists Liverpool, will host West Ham United at Anfield, in what will be a return to the premiership for manager Manuel Pellegrini and his first competitive game in charge of the London side.
Championship winners Wolverhampton Wanderers make a return to the top division since 2012 and will take on newly appointed Marco Silva’s Everton at Molineux.
Cardiff City make the trip away to Bournemouth while Fulham host former manager Roy Hodgson’s Crystal Palace in a London derby at Craven Cottage.
Mark Hughes’Southampton host Burnley at the 365 Stadium.
Opening day fixtures:
Bournemouth v Cardiff City
Arsenal v Manchester City
Fulham v Crystal Palace
Huddersfield Town v Chelsea
Liverpool v West Ham United
Manchester United v Leicester City
Newcastle United v Tottenham Hotspur
Southampton v Burnley
Watford v Brighton
Final day fixtures:
Brighton v Manchester City
Burnley v Arsenal
Crystal Palace v Bournemouth
Fulham v Newcastle United
Leicester City v Chelsea
Liverpool v Wolverhampton
Manchester United v Cardiff City
Southampton v Huddersfield Town
Tottenham Hotspur v Everton
Watford v West Ham United
Wolverhampton Wanderers v Everton