Excitement was building amongst Manchester United fans on Wednesday following the release of the official Barclays Premier League 2013/14 fixture list.
Traditionally seen as the first day of the new campaign, it provides an opportunity for supporters to assess and analyse the coming months, picking out big matches against key opponents.
Plenty of Reds have already posted their views in ManUtd.com’s Talking Reds messageboard service, which can be found here, and we’ve compiled the best of the comments below...
Nihar7: “Would be interesting to see how we play in the first five games, whatever be the results in will put my faith in Moyes.”
ToeMufc: “Tough start for Moysey... I hope fans don’t get on his back if we don’t start well.”
Youtube: “If you have any respect for SAF, then you will follow these words: ‘I'd also like to remind you that when we had bad times here, the club stood by me, all my staff stood by me, the players stood by me. Your job now is to stand by our new manager.’”
Holy: “Tough start to the season with 2 away games, Swansea and Liverpool. Chelsea at home will be a fantastic affair and September is the derby...can't wait...bring it on!”
Nibor1: “Blimey...talk out being thrown in at the deep end! I just hope that Moyes sorts our midfield out and we hammer them all.”
Omoruyi Iyare: “I think the fixtures for the 13/14 season are pretty decent. Sure we have a difficult start, but the months where we usually get our best run of wins are December and April/May... and the fixtures in this period are not too