Blackburn Rovers provide the first test of the Championship season for relegated Bournemouth on September 12.
Former England international Scott Carson will remain with Manchester City for the 2020-21 season.
With Andrea Pirlo returning to Juventus as their new head coach, Stats Perform News looked at other returning heroes and how they fared.
West Brom will play in the Premier League next season, where they could yet be joined by Swansea City, but Wigan Athletic are in League One.
Wayne Rooney was among Derby's team who applauded Leeds before Sunday's Championship game, and then the champions showed their credentials.
Hull City shipped eight goals to Wigan Athletic, whose survival hopes look increasingly positive at a time of worrying upheaval at the club.
Leeds United were displaced at the top of the Championship by West Brom, who defeated Derby County 2-0 on Wednesday.
In a big day at both ends of the Championship table, Leeds United tightened their grip on top spot and Stoke City climbed clear of danger.
Leeds United's advantage at the top of the Championship was cut to one point as West Brom claimed a 3-0 victory away at Sheffield Wednesday.
After it was reported Andre Wisdom had been stabbed, Derby County confirmed the former Liverpool player was in hospital.