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

12. Opening Fixture...

Newcastle United Vs Southampton - August 8th, 2015 (3pm)

Steve McClaren's Newcastle United reign will get underway with a fixture against Ronald Koeman's Southampton at St James' Park on August 8th, 2015 (3pm). This game could be changed to the Sunday due to the Saints' involvement in the 2015-16 UEFA Europa League, while equally all the fixtures are subject to alteration as a result of television scheduling (which is yet to be announced). Can McClaren get his Magpies tenure off to the perfect start? Well Newcastle's opening run of fixtures are difficult, so he would certainly like those three points on the board straight off the bat...

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