Man Utd fans pinpoint title deciding set of fixtures in new season

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Manchester United have learned their schedule for the upcoming 2021/22 Premier League campaign today.

The Red Devils finished second last season, 12 points behind rivals Manchester City, and they will be looking to improve on that finish in the upcoming campaign.

The new season will get underway on August 14, with the Red Devils welcoming rivals Leeds United to Old Trafford.

They face tough runs in October, November and March, especially when Champions League group games are factored into the equation.

United make the trip to face Leicester on October 16, with a Champions League group game following on either October 19 or 20.

They then host Liverpool on October 23, before travelling to Tottenham on October 30 and playing another game in Europe on either November 2 or 3.

A Manchester derby clash at Old Trafford follows on November 6, before a brief break ahead of another tough run.

Following their November 20 trip to Watford, United have another Champions League group game on November 23 or 24, a trip to European champions Chelsea on November 27 and a game against Arsenal three days later.

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In March, they have three Premier League games scheduled against Manchester City, Tottenham and Liverpool, followed by a clash with Leicester in their first April fixture.

Reacting on social media, United fans were quick to point out these tough runs, with one writing "March looks fun", before a second replied "October/November too".

"Not gonna lie, October & November both is already title-deciding months", added another.

"October and November is gonna be an absolute nightmare LMAO", wrote a fourth.

"Who did we offend for getting that type of fixtures on October and November", wrote another.

"October and November is going to define our season…" surmised one supporter. "If we don't sign our first choice targets in this window then we could be out of the title race in November…Winnable First 5 fixtures expecting nothing less than 15 points".

Man Utd Premier League fixtures 2021/22 in full

(Fixtures subject to change when TV schedule released)

14/08/2021 15:00 Manchester United v Leeds United (h)

21/08/2021 15:00 Southampton v Manchester United (a)

28/08/2021 15:00 Wolverhampton v Manchester United (a)

11/09/2021 15:00 Manchester United v Newcastle United (h)

18/09/2021 15:00 West Ham United v Manchester United (a)

25/09/2021 15:00 Manchester United v Aston Villa (h)

02/10/2021 15:00 Manchester United v Everton (h)

16/10/2021 15:00 Leicester City v Manchester United (a)

23/10/2021 15:00 Manchester United v Liverpool (h)

30/10/2021 15:00 Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester United (a)

06/11/2021 15:00 Manchester United v Manchester City (h)

20/11/2021 15:00 Watford v Manchester United (a)

27/11/2021 15:00 Chelsea v Manchester United (a)

30/11/2021 20:00 Manchester United v Arsenal (h)

04/12/2021 15:00 Manchester United v Crystal Palace (h)

11/12/2021 15:00 Norwich City v Manchester United (a)

14/12/2021 19:45 Brentford v Manchester United (a)

18/12/2021 15:00 Manchester United v Brighton (h)

26/12/2021 15:00 Newcastle United v Manchester United (a)

28/12/2021 15:00 Manchester United v Burnley (h)

01/01/2022 15:00 Manchester United v Wolverhampton (h)

15/01/2022 15:00 Aston Villa v Manchester United (a)

22/01/2022 15:00 Manchester United v West Ham United (h)

08/02/2022 19:45 Burnley v Manchester United (a)

12/02/2022 15:00 Manchester United v Southampton (h)

19/02/2022 15:00 Leeds United v Manchester United (a)

26/02/2022 15:00 Manchester United v Watford (h)

05/03/2022 15:00 Manchester City v Manchester United (a)

12/03/2022 15:00 Manchester United v Tottenham Hotspur (h)

19/03/2022 15:00 Liverpool v Manchester United (a)

02/04/2022 15:00 Manchester United v Leicester City (h)

09/04/2022 15:00 Everton v Manchester United (a)

16/04/2022 15:00 Manchester United v Norwich City (h)

23/04/2022 15:00 Arsenal v Manchester United (a)

30/04/2022 15:00 Manchester United v Brentford (h)

07/05/2022 15:00 Brighton v Manchester United (a)

15/05/2022 15:00 Manchester United v Chelsea (h)

22/05/2022 16:00 Crystal Palace v Manchester United (a)

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