The Premier League released their clubs’ fixtures today, with the season starting on August 14th and going through May 22nd.

The competition will bid farewell to relegated teams, but West Bromwich Albion, Fulham and Sheffield United will welcome Watford, Brentford and Norwich City.

The season kicks off just 34 days after the Euro, which means many players will get less rest than usual before the league starts, and with key dates confirmed today, managers will only expect the best from their squads.

The Wolves start the season with new coach Bruno Lage after Portuguese coach Nuno Espirito Santo resigned.

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Lage expects to land in a higher position than last year.

Dean Smith’s side are hoping that new signing Emi Buendía will be able to add something different to his starting XI after spilling the money and paying a club record fee for the winger.

Both teams have important games to prepare for.

In the opening month of the competition, Aston Villa will face Watford, Newcastle United and Brentford away and then at home, while the Wolves have key games in a row with Leicester City, Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United.

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During Christmas and New Years, the Wolves prepare to receive Watford and then travel to Arsenal and Manchester United.

During this time, Villa will also receive Chelsea and then travel to meet Leeds United and Brentford.

While the final month of the season is still a long way off, Villa is preparing for Burnley and Crystal Palace, with defending champions Manchester City hosting their final league game.

Wolves, on the other hand, will have games against Chelsea and Norwich City and end at home against Liverpool.

On October 16 and April 2, both sides will also face each other in heated derbies.

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