Manchester City fixtures 2014-15: Last season's champions to meet runners-up Liverpool in second game of the season

Our comprehensive guide to all of the 2014/15 fixtures, plus a detailed look at some of the most important games of the season for your club

The Premier League champions will face a difficult task in defending their crown as their rivals strengthen around them, but Manuel Pellegrini will be confident about their chances once again.

Here are some of the highlights from Manchester City's fixture list to look out for:

First game

Manchester City will face Newcastle at the St James' Park on the 16 August.

Last Game

Manchester City will play against Southampton at the Etihad Stadium on the 24 May.

Games against biggest rivals

Liverpool: 23 August (H), 28 February (A)

Arsenal: 13 September (A), 17 January (H)

Chelsea: 20 September (H), 31 January (A)

Manchester United: 1 November (H), 11 April (A)

Over the festive period

Manchester City will play over the festive period West Brom on Boxing Day, Burnley on 28 December and Sunderland on New Year's Day.

Full fixture list:

Premier League Fixtures 2014/15 club by club

Arsenal fixtures / Aston Villa fixtures / Burnley fixtures

Chelsea fixtures / Crystal Palace fixtures / Everton fixtures

Hull City fixtures / Leicester City fixtures / Liverpool fixtures

Manchester City fixtures / Manchester United fixtures

Newcastle United fixtures / Queens Park Rangers fixtures

Southampton fixtures / Stoke City fixtures / Swansea City fixtures

Tottenham Hotspur fixtures / West Bromwich Albion fixtures

West Ham United fixtures

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