Jun 18, 2024, Posted by: Lila Mwangi

Newcastle United Announces Exciting 2024/25 Premier League Fixtures

Newcastle United’s 2024/25 Premier League Fixtures Announced

Fans of Newcastle United can start planning their weekends and away trips as the club has officially announced the fixtures for the forthcoming 2024/25 Premier League season. The campaign kicks off in spectacular fashion as the Magpies host Swansea City on Saturday, 17th August, with the match scheduled for a 3 pm BST kick-off at St James' Park. Expectations are running high as this fixture promises to set the tone for the season.

The excitement continues the following weekend when Newcastle travels to the south coast to face AFC Bournemouth. These early away fixtures will be a test of the team's resilience and adaptability as they look to establish themselves in the league. By the end of August, the Magpies will have another home fixture, this time hosting Tottenham Hotspur on the 31st, which will be a crucial match to gauge the team’s form against a top-six contender.

After taking a brief pause for the international break, Newcastle’s September features some challenging fixtures starting with a trip to Wolverhampton Wanderers followed by a visit to Craven Cottage to take on Fulham. Highlighting the month of September is a home encounter against Manchester City, one of the league’s most formidable teams. It's a fixture that always promises drama and excitement, and fans will be eagerly looking forward to it.

The Magpies will also be participating in the Carabao Cup, entering the competition at the second-round stage. Their first match in this tournament is slated to be around Wednesday, 28th August. Cup competitions always provide an excellent opportunity for the club to rotate the squad and give playing time to emerging talents, as well as focus on lifting silverware.

Key Fixtures and Notable Matches

Besides the early-season fixtures, Newcastle United has several notable matches that fans should mark on their calendars. Between November and December, the team will face Arsenal, West Ham United, and Liverpool at home, all of which promise to be thrilling encounters. The atmosphere at St James' Park during these matches is expected to be electric as fans turn up in large numbers to cheer their team on.

Another significant fixture is against newly-promoted Ipswich Town, scheduled for Saturday, 21st December, followed by a festive Boxing Day home clash against Aston Villa. The festive period is always a highlight of the Premier League calendar, often featuring back-to-back games and plenty of football action.

The year ends on a challenging note with an away game against Manchester United on Sunday, 29th December. Newcastle’s first league match of 2025 will be an away trip to Tottenham on Saturday, 4th January, another critical match that could set the course for the remainder of the season.

Season Finale and Additional Details

The 2024/25 Premier League season concludes on Sunday, 25th May, with Newcastle United hosting Everton at St James' Park. The final game of the season is always special, as it may have significant implications for both teams, whether it’s a push for European spots, survival, or other end-of-season narratives.

It's worth noting that all fixtures are subject to change due to live television selections and European competitions, which often lead to rescheduled matches. As with modern football schedules, flexibility is key, and fans are advised to stay updated through the club’s official channels.

For the avid followers, Newcastle United has made it convenient to sync the fixtures directly to their calendars, ensuring they don’t miss a moment of the action. Moreover, 'The Mags' members have the privilege of accessing home match tickets through a ticket ballot or resale, making it easier to be part of the live action at St James' Park.

As anticipation builds, Newcastle United fans are undoubtedly excited about the upcoming season, with hopes of memorable matches, spectacular goals, and a proud performance from their beloved team. The fixtures reveal a season filled with potential highs and thrilling challenges, and supporters will be there every step of the way to cheer on the Magpies.


Lila Mwangi

Lila Mwangi

I am a journalist with a keen interest in covering the intricate details of daily events across Africa. My work focuses on delivering accurate and insightful news reports. Each day, I strive to bring light to the stories that shape our continent's narrative. My passion for digging deeper into issues helps in crafting stories that not only inform but also provoke thought.

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