The 2014/15 season fixtures have been announced for both League One and League Two. The pick of the ties sees Chesterfield travel to Leyton Orient, who were both promoted last year, and Port Vale host near rivals Walsall.
League One opening day - 9 August 2014:
- Bradford City v Coventry City
- Leyton Orient v Chesterfield
- Port Vale v Walsall
- Preston North End v Notts County
- Rochdale v Peterborough United
In League Two, beaten play-off finalists Burton Albion take on newly promoted Oxford, and Northampton Town are at home to Mansfield.
League Two opening day - 9 August 2014:
- Wimbledon v Shrewsbury Town
- Bury v Cheltenham Town
- Northampton Town v Mansfield Town
- Oxford United v Burton Albion
For all the fixtures, visit the Football League website
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Aston Villa will begin the 2014-15 season with an away fixture at Stoke City in the Premier League on Saturday 18th August.
The first game of the season at Villa Park will be against Newcastle United the following weekend.
The derby days against West Brom are at The Hawthorns on Saturday 13th December and at home on Tuesday 3rd March. The final game of the season will be at home to Burnley on 24th May. See full list of Villa fixtures here.
Birmingham City will begin the 2014-15 season in the Championship with a trip to Middlesbrough.
The Molineux derby against Wolves is on November 1st, with the St Andrew's return on April 11st.
On Boxing Day, Blues host Derby County followed by Nottingham Forest two days later.
New West Bromwich Albion head coach Alan Irvine is to face the media for the first time in his new role on fixtures day.
This morning, it has been announced that his side will open their Premier League campaign at home to Sunderland.
Albion will take on Aston Villa on 13th December and this season's boxing day fixture is at home to Manchester City.
The last game of the season will be away at Arsenal.
In the Championship, Former England managers Steve McClaren and Stuart Pearce will go head-to-head when Derby County host Nottingham Forest on 17th January.
Wolves will host Norwich City in their first season back in the Championship on the 9th August.
The fixtures for the new season have been released this morning.
The derby games against Birmingham City will take place at Molineux on 1st November and at St Andrews 11th April.
Leicester City will host Everton at the King Power Stadium to start their Premier League campaign on August 16th.
The fixtures lists for next season have been released this morning.
The Foxes also will face Chelsea and Arsenal before the end of August.
See the full fixtures list for Leicester's first season back in the Premier League here.
Leicester have announced striker Marko Futacs has left the club after it was mutually agreed to cancel the remainder of his contract.
The Hungarian, who has been capped three times by his country, made just a handful of appearances for the Foxes during his two-year stint at the club and spent most of last season on loan at Diosgyori VTK, having previously been loaned to Blackpool.
It has been decided by both parties that he is surplus to requirements at the King Power Stadium and he becomes a free agent with immediate effect.
Aston Villa have announced the free transfer signing of Joe Cole on a two-year deal.
The 32-year-old midfielder, who has won 56 England Caps, was released by West Ham United in May. He's also played for Chelsea, Liverpool, and went on loan to French side Lille.