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Jose Mourinho is furious about the scheduling of some of Liverpool's Premier League games next season. No use with unauthorized audio, video, data, fixture lists, club/league logos or "live" services.

Champions Manchester City will travel to Arsenal on the weekend of 11-12 August for their opening match of the 2018-19 Premier League season.

All eyes will be on former Paris St Germain manager Emery as he attempts to revive Arsenal's fortunes after they missed out on the Champions League for a second successive season.

In between those two eye-catching fixtures, City will play the newly-promoted trio of Wolverhampton Wanderers, Cardiff City and Fulham, as well as last year's promoted teams Huddersfield, Newcastle and Brighton.

Liverpool will be at home to Everton in the first fixture of the two.

Their first major fixture of the season will then be with Tottenham Hotspur on September 15, while the first clash with Manchester United is scheduled for December 15 at Anfield.

After the opening-weekend game at Etihad Stadium, the Gunners travel to fellow top-six contenders Chelsea.

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However, the 33-year-old also feels that the Afghans may well emulate the success it achieved in the shorter version of the game. Their three spinners could be Rashid Khan and Mujeeb ur Rahman , who are certainties and Nabi could play the third spinner.

Pep Guardiola's Manchester City are huge favourites to win the league next season after they strolled to the title this year.

Liverpool are at home to Manchester United on December 15 before making the return trip on February 23.

Jurgen Klopp men will play each of their EPL matches directly proceeding their six Champions League group games at home, while United, Man City and Tottenham have an even split of three away and three at home.

Four rounds of Premier League fixtures are scheduled before the first global break, which is on the weekend of 8-9 September.

A trip to Liverpool in early October will be followed by a visit to the new Spurs stadium later that month.

Liverpool will also host Southampton, Cardiff, Fulham and Everton on weekend following Champions League matches. Arsenal and Chelsea only announced a preseason friendly in Dublin for August 1 on Wednesday, and they will meet again in the league just 17 days later.

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