Brighton & Hove Albion open and close the season against a team that finished in the Premier League’s top six last season, as they welcome Manchester City on the opening day before closing the season against Liverpool at Anfield.
Following the visit of Pep Guardiola’s team, Albion’s next meeting with a top six side comes on Saturday 30th September, when Chris Hughton’s team travel to the Emirates Stadium to face Arsenal.
Another away fixture follows when Manchester United welcome the Seagulls to Old Trafford on Saturday 25th November, before a home fixture against Liverpool seven days later at the Amex.
Albion will face last season’s runners-up Tottenham Hotspur at their temporary home - Wembley Stadium - on Wednesday 13th December, prior to visiting the home of the champions - Chelsea - on Boxing Day.
Just three games sit between Albion’s next game against Antonio Conte’s Premier League winners, with the Blues set to visit the Amex on Saturday 20th January.
Arsenal will make their third visit to the Amex on Saturday 3rd March - their first in league competition - before Albion take on Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday 17th March.
The Seagulls end the season with three of their final four games against top-six sides, starting with Tottenham’s visit to the south coast on Saturday 21st April, followed by Manchester United’s Amex debut on Saturday 5th May.
To conclude Albion’s first-ever season in the Premier League, Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool will play host to the Seagulls on Sunday 13th May, as the club’s 2017/18 campaign draws to a close at Anfield.
Beneath are the dates on which Albion will come up against last season’s top six - but please note that all fixture dates are subject to change.
Manchester City (H) - Saturday 12th August
Arsenal (A) - Saturday 30th August
Manchester United (A) - Saturday 25th November
Liverpool (H) - Saturday 2nd December
Tottenham Hotspur (A) - Wednesday 13th December
Chelsea (A) - Tuesday 26th December
Chelsea (H) - Saturday 20th January
Arsenal (H) - Saturday 3rd March
Manchester City (A) - Saturday 17th March
Tottenham Hotspur (H) - Saturday 21st April
Manchester United (H) - Saturday 5th May
Liverpool (A) - Sunday 13th May
Click here to view Albion’s full 2017/18 Premier League fixture list.
Supporters are advised that following the release of the fixture list, the on-sale dates for home and away match tickets will be confirmed in July, after TV broadcast selections have been made.
Following previous seasons, a full list of matches and on-sale dates will be published at the start of July to cover the full season. On some occasions, on-sale dates may move due to cup commitments etc, in the event of a change, the on-sale dates listed on seagullstickets.com will be updated accordingly.
Supporters looking to purchase match tickets for the 2017/18 season are strongly advised to join the Club membership scheme Seagulls Priority Bronze (for adults) or Young Seagulls PLUS (for under 16s).
All home league matches will go on sale to Seagulls Priority Bronze and Young Seagulls PLUS members first* (one ticket per member) and subject to availability.
After the members’ on-sale period, season-ticket holders will be able to purchase one additional ticket. In the unlikely event that tickets remain available, they will then be sold to supporters with a purchase history. To buy your membership visit www.seagullstickets.com/memberships.
*NB For some games loyalty points may be used to determine on-sale periods.