Premier League 2013/14: Derby days
The Premier League fixtures have been announced - we take a look at when the derby days take place
It doesn't seem that long ago when we were finalising the 2012/13 campaign, but this morning the fixtures for the new season were out and released at 9am and for you derby-day lovers, you only have to wait until the third week as Arsenal will host Tottenham Hotspur.
The full fixture list of English football was announced today and it put together some very interested opening day ties, but lets focus on when all the derby-days are.
So we are looking at the Manchester Derby, the North London Derby, the Merseyside Derby and so on.
Find out below when the derbies are!
(Dates expected to change because of TV demands)
North London derby
Arsenal vs Tottenham | 31st August 2013 | Last year 5-2 Arsenal
Tottenham vs Arsenal | 15th March 2014 | Last year 2-1 Tottenham
Manchester City vs Manchester United | 21st September 2013 | Last year 3-2 United
Manchester United vs Manchester City | 1st March 2014 | Last year 2-1 City
Everton vs Liverpool | 23rd November 2013 | Last year 2-2
Liverpool vs Everton | 28th January 2014 | Last year 0-0
Sunderland vs Newcastle | 26th October 2013 | Last year 1-1
Newcastle vs Sunderland | 1st February 2014 | Last year 3-0 Sunderland
Cardiff vs Swansea | 2nd November 2013| Last year N/A
Swansea vs Cardiff | 8th February 2014 | Last year N/A
So there you have it, the five big derbies to look out for next season and the dates that they are currently arranged to play each other.
The first one being the north London derby which on the last two occasions has finished 5-2 to Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium, so it's sure to be a thriller.
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