With the Barclays Premier League fixtures for the 2013/14 season having been announced, supporters, players and managers alike can now look forward to what promises to be another exciting campaign.

Fans up and down the country will inevitably be picking out fixtures to attend and putting plans into action for potential away trips, although the initial fixture schedule will be altered over the coming weeks in order to accommodate television schedules.

The approximate commencement dates for broadcast fixtures are as follows:

Month of matches                Commencement date

August - November               21 June

December                              17 Sept

January                                   17 Oct

February                                 17 Nov

March                                      Second working day in January

April                                         30th Jan

May                                          25th March

(Round 38 matches selected after all clubs have played 37 matches)

The Premier League hope to be able to circulate the fixture list complete with changes and television selections (matches from August - 30 November) by 5 July.