By Luke Augustus for MailOnline
Published: 09:00 BST, 13 June 2019 | Updated: 09:04 BST, 13 June 2019
Manchester City fans will be confident of building up a serious head of steam before a potential season-defining November and early December.
Pep Guardiola's side open their title defence at West Ham on August 10 before hosting Tottenham Hotspur in their first game at the Etihad Stadium.
The fixture list will hold no fears for supporters until November, when they travel to Anfield to take on a Liverpool side who ran them so close in last year's title race.