With the release of the 2019/20 Premier League schedule, the season is officially underway. Here is everything you need to know about the 2019/20 Premier League schedule release and what it means for Manchester City heading into another title defense.
When Are 2019/20 Premier League Fixtures Announced?
The fixtures for the 2019/20 Premier League season were announced at 9 a.m. (GMT) on Thursday, 13 June.
When Does the 2019/20 Premier League Season Begin?
The Premier League season will begin the weekend of 9-11 August and conclude after 38 Matchweeks on 17 May, 2020. A total of 380 Premier League games will be played this season.
Manchester City Key Home Dates for 2019/20 season
- Manchester City vs. Tottenham Hotspur — 17 August, 2019
- Manchester City vs. Chelsea — 23 November, 2019
- Manchester City vs. Manchester United — 07 December, 2019
- Manchester City vs. Arsenal — 29 February, 2020
- Manchester City vs. Liverpool — 04 April, 2020
Will There Be a Premier League Winter Break in 2019/20?
Yes — for the first time, the Premier League will host a winter break this season. The two-week period will take place in February, and still host five Premier League games on each weekend.
Who are the newly promoted teams this year?
The Premier League welcomes back Norwich City, Sheffield United and Aston Villa this season. Norwich gained promotion by winning the EFL Championship last season while Sheffield United also went up by finishing second. Aston Villa won the four-team EFL Championship play-off to earn promotion, defeated Derby County to get back to England's top flight.
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