The new season also sees the return of the South Wales derby, while as Luton will play in the second tier for the first time since 2007
Marcelo Bielsa’s men were knocked out in the play-off semi-finals by Derby last season, which extended their top flight exile to 15 years.
Meanwhile, League One champions Luton will be playing in the second tier for the first time since 2007 and they host Middlesbrough in the first game of the new campaign on Friday night.
Former Belgium assistant Graeme Jones will be looking to preserve the Hatters’ Championship status in his first managerial role after succeeding club legend Mick Harford last month.
Cardiff, who play Wigan away, will be hoping to bounce back to the Premier League at the first time of asking under veteran boss Neil Warnock.
Newly-promoted clubs Barnsley and Charlton play Fulham and Blackburn respectively, while Huddersfield host Derby – who may or may not have Frank Lampard in charge.
Friday, August 2, 2019
Luton Town vs Middlesbrough
Saturday, August 3, 2019
Barnsley vs Fulham
Blackburn Rovers vs Charlton Athletic
Brentford vs Birmingham City
Millwall vs Preston North End
Nottingham Forest vs West Bromwich Albion
Reading vs Sheffield Wednesday
Stoke City vs Queens Park Rangers
Swansea City vs Hull City
Wigan Athletic vs Cardiff City
Sunday, August 4, 2019
Bristol City vs Leeds United
Monday, August 5, 2019
Huddersfield Town vs Derby County