Arsenal’s key 16/17 Premier League fixtures

Arsene Wenger is aware of the critics he must silence in the coming season and is showing early intent in the transfer window.

He needed to strengthen his squad to really have a go at ending the Gunners’ 12 year run without a league title.

How will this season’s fixtures shape Arsenal’s season and will this be the year we see Arsene lift the Premier League trophy once more?

Gunners fans will have their eye on a number of fixtures this term, including the return of Wenger v Mourinho and, of course, the North London derby with arch rivals Spurs.

So here’s a look at the key fixtures Arsenal fans will need for their 16/17 diary…

Opening Four Fixtures

13th August – Liverpool (H)

20th August – Leicester (A)

27th August – Watford (A)

10th September – Southampton (H)

North London Derby

5th November – Spurs (H)

29th April – Spurs (A)

Wenger v Mourinho

19th November – Manchester United (A)

6th May – Manchester United (H)

Festive Period

14th December – Everton (A)

17th December – Manchester City (A)

26th December – West Brom (H)

31st December – Crystal Palace – (H)

2nd January – Bournemouth (A)

Final Four Fixtures

29th April – Spurs (A)

6th May – Manchester United (H)

13th May – (Stoke (A)

21st May – Everton (H)