12 Most-Important Newcastle 2015-16 Premier League Fixtures For Toon Supporters

Find out when Newcastle play Sunderland, when Pardew returns and when McClaren faces Man United...

Newcastle United may have only just managed to secure their Premier League future on the final day of the 2014-15 campaign, but now their fixtures have been unveiled for next season. Toon supporters can look forward to another 38 top-flight games in 2015-16 and, with the announcement of the full list of Premier League fixtures for next season, have selected 12 games that every single Magpies fan will want to write into their diary. Obviously all match dates and times are subject to change as a result of television alterations, as well as clashes with the UEFA Europa League, the UEFA Champions League, the FA Cup and the Capital One Cup, but the preliminary fixture list is as exciting as always. So when will new Magpies head coach Steve McClaren get to experience his first-ever Tyne-Wear derby - and aim to end Newcastle's dreadful run of five consecutive defeats to bitter rivals Sunderland - as boss? When will the former Manchester United assistant manager return to Old Trafford as Newcastle head coach? And when will Toon fans be able to visit AFC Bournemouth's Goldsands Stadium for the first-time ever in the Premier League? Here are Newcastle United's 12 most-important Premier League fixtures in 2015-16 listed in chronological order...

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