'Southampton away on New Year's day!!' - Newcastle United fans are NOT happy after Premier League fixture list reveal

The Premier League fixture list for the 2021-22 season has been revealed.

Wednesday, 16th June 2021, 10:33 am

The campaign starts with a home game against West Ham United, last season’s opening weekend opponents, and ends with a trip to face Burnley at Turf Moor.

Here, we take a look at how Newcastle United fans reacted to the news on Twitter:

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@DarrenCowan6: “And Southampton away on New Year's day. Long trip for our fans.”

@marktfleming: “The amount of games we have in December is unrealistic.”

@betmscah: “December is always like this every year. Turns into a month of playing the majority of the top 6.”

@JamesHunt07: “You assume there's logic that goes into the fixture list...”

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 23: Steve Bruce, Manager of Newcastle United gives instructions to his team during the Premier League match between Fulham and Newcastle United at Craven Cottage on May 23, 2021 in London, England. A limited number of fans will be allowed into Premier League stadiums as Coronavirus restrictions begin to ease in the UK. (Photo by Alex Broadway/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 23: Steve Bruce, Manager of Newcastle United gives instructions to his team during the Premier League match between Fulham and Newcastle United at Craven Cottage on May 23, 2021 in London, England. A limited number of fans will be allowed into Premier League stadiums as Coronavirus restrictions begin to ease in the UK. (Photo by Alex Broadway/Getty Images)

@SavMondo: “It’s going to be a terrible Christmas again.”

@Richie69NUFC: “What's with the 8 day gap between Man City and Man U and then 2 day turnaround for Everton.”

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