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Many will be scanning straight for the festive fixtures to see who they will be facing on what is always a crucial period.

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The run at the turn of the year is another important time and Liverpool arguably lost the title last season after a difficult period in January and February.

Defeat to eventual champions Manchester City in their first game of 2019 opened the door to Pep Guardiola’s side and that was followed with consecutive draws against Leicester and West Ham in February.

So who will your sides be facing over Christmas and the New Year?

Manchester United’s home clash with Newcastle is the highlight of the Boxing Day fixtures, while City face a tough trip to Wolves.

Arsenal go to Bournemouth and Chelsea host Southampton who are hoping for a much better showing in 2019-20.

Liverpool will travel to Brendan Rodgers’ Leicester while Crystal Palace host London rivals West Ham.

Tottenham have a winnable home tie with Brighton and Everton will be looking for victory at home to Burnley.

Watford’s trip to Sheffield United and Aston Villa against Norwich at Villa Park completes the Boxing Day fixture list.

Premier League Boxing Day fixtures 2019-20

Bournemouth vs Arsenal

Aston Villa vs Norwich City

Chelsea vs Southampton

Crystal Palace vs West Ham

Everton vs Burnley

Leicester City vs Liverpool

Manchester United vs Newcastle

Sheffield United vs Watford

Tottenham vs Brighton

Wolves vs Manchester City

More games are scheduled for December 28 and Arsenal vs Chelsea at the Emirates is the undoubted highlight.

Arsenal face another huge game on New Year’s Day when they host Manchester United.

City will host Everton in their first game of the new year while Liverpool host Sheffield United.

Premier League New Year’s day fixtures 2019-20

Arsenal vs Manchester United

Brighton vs Chelsea

Burnley vs Aston Villa

Liverpool vs Sheffield United

Manchester City vs Everton

Newcastle vs Leicester

Norwich City vs Crystal Palace

Southampton vs Tottenham

Watford vs Wolves

West Ham vs Bournemouth

All fixtures subject to change

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