Manchester City won the Premier League last season with a record 100 points (Picture: Getty)Manchester City will begin the defence of their Premier League title away against Arsenal.
Pep Guardiola’s side dominated the division last season, becoming the first side in the history of the competition to reach 100 points.
The game represents a baptism of fire for new Arsenal manager Unai Emery, who will come up against Guardiola and his assistant Mikel Arteta who was also in the running to succeed Arsene Wenger.
Unai Emery faces a daunting start to his Arsenal tenure (Picture: Getty)
Premier League | Opening Day Fixtures
Arsenal vs. Man City
Bournemouth vs. Cardiff
Fulham vs. Crystal Palace
Huddersfield vs. Chelsea
Liverpool vs. West Ham
Man Utd vs. Leicester
Newcastle vs. Spurs
Southampton vs. Burnley
Watford vs. Brighton
Wolves vs. Everton
Fixtures to be played on on the weekend of August 11
Elsewhere, Manchester United start with a home game against Leicester, while Liverpool host West Ham at Anfield.
Chelsea, who are still to resolve their managerial situation, travel to Huddersfield while Tottenham visit Newcastle.
Promoted Wolves entertain Everton, while Craven Cottage will host its first Premier League game for four years when Crystal Palace travel to west London for an opening day derby.
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