Chairman Daniel Levy added: "I am absolutely delighted to announce the date of our first match in our new home".
The Premier League fixtures for the 2018-19 season were published on Thursday (Thursday night NZ Time) and the Arsenal-Man City game was the standout on the opening weekend.
Fulham's first game back in the Premier League sees former boss Roy Hodgson make the short trip across London with his Crystal Palace side.
The Foxes begin their campaign away to Manchester United on Saturday 11 August (3pm kick-off) - Puel's first fixture at Old Trafford as City manager.
Liverpool, the losing Champions League finalists, appear to have the toughest start of any of the likely title-contenders.
Tottenham, who will join City, United and Liverpool in the Champions League next season, begin their campaign at Newcastle for the second successive season before hosting Fulham a week later.
Guardiola's side will also face a mouth-watering New Year's Day fixture against Liverpool before taking on London rivals Arsenal and Chelsea at home in back-to-back matches at the beginning of February.
Tottenham has three away games in its first four fixtures.
The schedule showed that Jurgen Klopp would have the handy advantage of playing at home on the weekends that follow each of the Reds' six Champions League group games next term.
Bournemouth who finished 12th last season will be the penultimate game for Mauricio Pochettino's men before they welcome Everton in the final fixture of the season.
Emery wrote on Twitter in response to a message from the Premier League welcoming him to the English top flight: "Thank you so much".