Premier League 2018-19 season: Man City to start title defence against Arsenal

Last Updated: Jun 14 2018 16:37

FOOTBALL- The fixtures for English Premier League 2018-19 were announced on Thursday. Defending champions Manchester City will start their title defence against Arsenal on the weekend of 11-12 August.

After the departure of Arsene Wenger, the August 11 fixture will be the first match of Unai Emery as Arsenal manager.

Tottenham visit Newcastle first, Manchester United host Leicester City, Liverpool entertain West Ham, Fulham host Crystal Palace, while Cardiff visit Bournemouth. Chelsea will travel to Huddersfield, Southampton host Burnley, and Watford take on Brighton at Vicarage Road.