Arsenal's first game of the 2012/13 Barclays Premier League season is at home to Sunderland on August 18.

Arsène Wenger's side will then travel to Stoke City on August 25 before heading to Anfield to face Liverpool on September 1.

Arsenal will visit both Manchester clubs before Christmas, facing champions City on September 22 and United on November 3.

Emirates Stadium will host the first North London derby of the campaign on November 17 - with the reverse fixture at White Hart Lane scheduled for March 2.

Arsenal face Man United at home on April 27 and then end their campaign against Queens Park Rangers (a), Wigan Athletic (h) and Newcastle (a).

Scroll down this page for the full draft fixture list.

PLEASE NOTE: All fixtures and kick-off times are subject to change. In addition, fixtures selected as live TV matches are likely to be announced soon.

Barclays Premier League Fixtures 2012/2013
AUGUST        
18 Sat Barclays Premier League Sunderland H
25 Sat Barclays Premier League Stoke City A
SEPTEMBER        
1 Sat Barclays Premier League Liverpool A
15 Sat Barclays Premier League Southampton H
22 Sat Barclays Premier League Manchester City A
26 Wed Capital One Cup 3rd Round  
29 Sat Barclays Premier League Chelsea H
OCTOBER        
6 Sat Barclays Premier League West Ham United A
20 Sat Barclays Premier League Norwich City A
27 Sat Barclays Premier League Queens Park Rangers H
31 Wed Capital One Cup 4th Round  
NOVEMBER        
3 Sat Barclays Premier League Manchester United A
10 Sat Barclays Premier League Fulham H
17 Sat Barclays Premier League Tottenham Hotspur H
24 Sat Barclays Premier League Aston Villa A
28 Wed Barclays Premier League Everton A
DECEMBER        
1 Sat Barclays Premier League Swansea City H
8 Sat Barclays Premier League West Bromwich Albion H
12 Wed Capital One Cup Quarter-Final  
15 Sat Barclays Premier League Reading A
22 Sat Barclays Premier League Wigan Athletic A
26 Wed Barclays Premier League West Ham United H
29 Sat Barclays Premier League Newcastle United H
JANUARY        
1 Tue Barclays Premier League Southampton A
5 Sat FA Cup 3rd Round  
9 Wed Capital One Cup Semi-Final 1st Leg  
12 Sat Barclays Premier League Manchester City H
19 Sat Barclays Premier League Chelsea A
23 Wed Capital One Cup Semi-Final 2nd Leg  
26 Sat FA Cup 4th Round  
29 Tue Barclays Premier League Liverpool H
FEBRUARY        
2 Sat Barclays Premier League Stoke City H
9 Sat Barclays Premier League Sunderland A
16 Sat FA Cup 5th Round  
23 Sat Barclays Premier League Aston Villa H
24 Sun Capital One Cup Final N
MARCH        
2 Sat Barclays Premier League Tottenham Hotspur A
9 Sat Barclays Premier League Everton (or FA Cup Q/F) H
16 Sat Barclays Premier League Swansea City A
30 Sat Barclays Premier League Reading H
APRIL        
6 Sat Barclays Premier League West Bromwich Albion A
13 Sat Barclays Premier League Norwich City (or FA Cup S/F) H
20 Sat Barclays Premier League Fulham A
27 Sat Barclays Premier League Manchester United H
MAY        
4 Sat Barclays Premier League Queens Park Rangers A
11 Sat FA Cup Final N
12 Sun Barclays Premier League Wigan Athletic H
19 Sun Barclays Premier League Newcastle United A

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