Arsenal arrives in S’pore for International Champions Cup

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Belmont Lay | July 23, 2018 @ 12:40 pm


English Premier League side Arsenal is in Singapore.

They have announced a 25-man squad for their pre-season tour to Singapore for the International Champions Cup (ICC).

Mesut Ozil, Mohamed Elneny and Alex Iwobi have returned from World Cup duty for the trip to Singapore. The squad will left London for Singapore on Sunday, July 22.

They have arrived here on July 23.

Three of Arsenal’s five new signings — goalkeeper Bernd Leno, defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos and midfielder Matteo Guendouzi — are in the travelling squad.

Swiss defender Stephan Lichtsteiner and Uruguay midfielders Lucas Torreira are absent.

Also travelling to Singapore are many first-team regulars such as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Hector Bellerin, Petr Cech, Calum Chambers, Rob Holding, Alexandre Lacazette, Ainsley Maitland-Niles, Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Shkodran Mustafi and Aaron Ramsey.

Arsenal play La Liga side Atletico Madrid at the National Stadium on July 26.

They will take on French giants Paris Saint-Germain two days later. Both matches kick off at 7.30pm.

Tickets to the 2018 International Champions Cup in Singapore are still available at www.sportshub.com.sg/ICC2018.

Photos by International Champions Cup

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