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Newcastle United will kick off their 2013/14 Barclays Premier League campaign away to Manchester City after the fixtures for the new football season were released on Wednesday morning.

United will travel to the Etihad Stadium on the provisional date of Saturday, 17th August, taking on Manuel Pellegrini's men at 3pm, before facing West Ham United at St. James' Park in their opening home game just seven days later on Saturday, 24th August.

The Magpies will get their first chance to taste derby day success on Saturday, 26th October when they travel to the Sunderland's Stadium of Light. The reverse fixture at St. James' Park will take place on Saturday, 1st February. Supporters are reminded that these fixture dates are subject to change.

The Club's Christmas schedule will see Newcastle heading to London to face newly-promoted Crystal Palace on Saturday, 21st December before back-to-back home games against Stoke City on Boxing Day and Arsenal on Saturday, 28th December. The Magpies will travel to West Bromwich Albion on New Year's Day 2014.

An action-packed campaign will come to a conclusion with a trip to Merseyside on Sunday, 11th May when United travel to Anfield to face Liverpool.

Please find a full list of Newcastle United's 2013/14 fixtures below. Please note that all fixture dates are provisional and are subject to change at any time:

DAY DATE LEAGUE FIXTURES CUP COMPETITION

AUGUST
Wed 7 Capital One Cup R1
Sat 17 Manchester City (a)
Sat 24 West Ham United (h)
Wed 28 Capital One Cup R2
Sat 31 Fulham (h)

SEPTEMBER
Sat 14 Aston Villa (a)
Sat 21 Hull City (h)
Wed 25 Capital One Cup R3
Sat 28 Everton (a)

OCTOBER
Sat 5 Cardiff City (a)
Sat 19 Liverpool (h)
Sat 26 Sunderland (a)
Wed 30 Capital One Cup R4

NOVEMBER
Sat 2 Chelsea (h)
Sat 9 Tottenham Hotspur (a) FA Cup R1
Sat 23 Norwich City (h)
Sat 30 West Bromwich Albion (h)

DECEMBER
Tue 3 Swansea City (a)
Sat 7 Manchester United (a) FA Cup R2
Sat 14 Southampton (h)
Wed 18 Capital One Cup QF
Sat 21 Crystal Palace (a)
Thu 26 Stoke City (h)
Sat 28 Arsenal (h)

JANUARY
Wed 1 West Bromwich Albion (a)
Sat 4 FA Cup R3
Wed 8 Capital One Cup SF1
Sat 11 Manchester City (h)
Sat 18 West Ham United (a)
Wed 22 Capital One Cup SF2
Sat 25 FA Cup R4
Tue 28 Norwich City (a)

FEBRUARY
Sat 1 Sunderland (h)
Sat 8 Chelsea (a)
Wed 12 Tottenham Hotspur (h)
Sat 15 FA Cup R5
Sat 22 Aston Villa (h)

MARCH
Sat 1 Hull City (a)
Sun 2 Capital One Cup Final
Sat 8 Everton (h) FA Cup R6
Sat 15 Fulham (a)
Sat 22 Crystal Palace (h)
Sat 29 Southampton (a)

APRIL
Sat 5 Manchester United (h)
Sat 12 Stoke City (a) FA Cup SF
Sat 19 Swansea City (h)
Sat 26 Arsenal (a)

MAY
Sat 3 Cardiff City (h)
Sun 11 Liverpool (a)
Sat 17 FA Cup Final

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