United's first significant test in their attempt to improve substantially on last season's sixth-place finish comes courtesy of a trip to Liverpool on October 14, and a home game versus Arsenal and Mourinho's nemesis Arsene Wenger on April 28 figures to be particularly important to any title or Champions League aspirations.
"But this is the Premier League - every game you play in the Premier League is going to be a challenge, particularly when you haven't been there before".
Fellow Premier League new boys Huddersfield - back in the top division for the first time since 1972 - kick off at Crystal Palace.
Tottenham have revealed they are in discussions with Burnley over a solution to a date change for the Premier League clash at Wembley.
Runners-up Tottenham start away from home for the seventh successive season.
UPS says employee shoots, injures 4 at San Francisco center
The next thing he knew, he said, "there's a mob of UPS drivers" running down the street screaming "shooter, shooter". Gaut said the facility's employees have been released from work and he believes most have left the building.
One possibility is that the Southampton fixture will be reversed, with Slaven Bilic's side scheduled to visit St Mary's on March 31st, meaning that West Ham would play their first three games away from home.
Christmas and New Year sees teams lined up to play four matches over 10 days between December 23 and January 1 - Arsenal against Chelsea on New Year's Day looks the pick of the festive matches.
Pep Guardiola will be aiming for a much more successful second season at Manchester City after a trophyless first campaign, and they take on likely title rivals Liverpool early in the season, the Reds visiting the Etihad Stadium on September 9.
West Brom will be the Clarets' opening home opponents on August 19.