Manchester United have to wait until the end of the month before they play one of the top four clubs as they take on Arsenal at Old Trafford on 29 August, with the return fixture at the Emirates Stadium on 30 January.
Sir Alex Ferguson's side visit Anfield to play Liverpool on 24 October and last season's runners-up are at Old Trafford on 20 March. Chelsea are the last of the other top four sides to face United when they play the champions at Stamford Bridge on 7 November, with the return fixture on 3 April.
Last season's losing Champions League finalists close the season at home to Stoke on 9 May, while Liverpool finish their season at Hull on 9 May.
Liverpool visit Stamford Bridge on October 3, while Chelsea travel to Anfield on 1 May.
Wolves fans will be looking forward to a December 15 trip to Old Trafford to play Manchester United and a home fixture against the champions on March 6, while fellow top-flight newcomers Birmingham play the champions at St Andrews on 9 January.
Aston Villa v Wigan Blackburn v Manchester City Bolton v Sunderland Chelsea v Hull Everton v Arsenal Manchester Utd v Birmingham Portsmouth v Fulham Stoke v Burnley Tottenham v Liverpool Wolves v West Ham
Tuesday, 18 August
Arsenal v Bolton Birmingham v Portsmouth Burnley v Manchester United Fulham v Blackburn Hull v Tottenham Sunderland v Chelsea West Ham v Aston Villa Wigan v Wolves
Wednesday, 19 August
Liverpool v Stoke Manchester City OFF Everton - postponed because of Europa League qualifier
• Video highlights of every game in the Football League and SPL next season will be available on the BBC Sport website, for UK users.
• BBC TV will show highlights from the Football League throughout the season, plus 10 live Championship games, the Carling Cup final and one leg of each Carling Cup semi-final.
• Johnstone's Paint Trophy highlights will be on BBC TV and this website for UK users.
All fixtures are subject to change. The BBC is not responsible for any changes that may be made.
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