Arsenal will kick-off their 2016-17 Premier League season with the mouth-watering visit of Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool.
Arsene Wenger’s side, who pipped rivals Tottenham to runners-up spot on the final day of last season , will host Liverpool on the opening weekend of August 13, 2016.
It’s a tough start to the campaign for Arsenal with a trip to champions Leicester City to follow seven days later.
The first of the north London derbies will take place at the Emirates on Guy Fawkes Night on November 5 with the return fixture at White Hart Lane taking place on April 29, 2017.
Arsenal will wrap up their campaign with a trip to the Britannia Stadium on May 13, 2017 and then finish up at home to Ronald Koeman’s Everton at the Emirates on May 21, 2017.
Wenger will go up against old adversary Jose Mourinho and his new Manchester United side at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016.
They will meet again in north London in the penultimate home fixture on May 6, 2017.
Champions League Fixtures
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October 1 3pm Burnley (A) – Buy Arsenal Tickets
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December 10 3pm Stoke City (H) – Buy Arsenal Tickets
December 14 7.45pm Everton (A) – Buy Arsenal Tickets
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Getting To Emirates Stadium
By Tube and Rail
Arsenal (Piccadilly Line) is the nearest tube station, around three minutes walk from the ground. Finsbury Park (Victoria, Piccadilly Lines and Great Northern rail) and Highbury & Islington (Victoria Line, North London Line and Great Northern rail) stations are around a 10-minute walk – these should be slightly less crowded.
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King’s Cross is the main connecting station for national rail and many underground lines. From here you can travel to the ground via the Piccadilly Line (to Arsenal) or the Victoria Line (to Highbury & Islington). Alternatively, a short overground rail journey of one stop will take you to Finsbury Park station.
Please note: Holloway Road station will be exit-only before and after matches with pre match eastbound trains non-stopping. Drayton Park is also closed on match days.
Crowd management after matches at Emirates Stadium
To ensure safe entry and exit from local stations, a managed queuing system will be in place.
Queuing will be outside on Gillespie Road.
Finsbury Park station
Queuing will be outside on Seven Sisters Road/Isledon Road and St Thomas’s Road/Rock Street.
Highbury & Islington station
Queuing will be on the south side of Holloway Road. Spectators are advised to follow the route down Holloway Road as no direct access to the station or queuing system will be available from Highbury Fields.
Hornsey Road from Benwell Road to Holloway Road
Closed to pedestrians, emergency access only.
The junction of Drayton Park/Holloway Road
Police controlled crossing point where supporters will be queued and assisted across Holloway Road as quickly as possible.
Bus is a fast and convenient option with connections passing the ground on all sides. Main bus stops are located on Holloway Road, Nag’s Head, Seven Sisters Road, Blackstock Road and Highbury Corner. High frequency services will take you within a five to 10 minute walk of the ground and direct routes cover much of north and central London.
Further information on buses is available through www.tfl.gov.uk or consult the maps of local bus routes below.