Arsenal Football Club is delighted to announce its final first-team pre-season fixture ahead of the 2013/14 campaign, which will see the Gunners face Manchester City in Helsinki on Saturday, August 10.
The 'Super Match by Carlsberg' will kick-off at 5pm local time at the 40,000 capacity Olympic Stadium in the Finnish capital, and brings the Gunners’ pre-season schedule to a close. The north London side will travel to Finland after completing the Asia Tour, which sees the side play in Indonesia, Vietnam and Japan from mid-July.
Arsenal chief executive Ivan Gazidis said: "We played Manchester City in the build up to the 2012/13 season in the Bird’s Nest Stadium in Beijing and know that they will provide the team with a very competitive match as we finalise preparations for the 2013/14 domestic campaign.
"We have many passionate supporters in Finland, and it will be a wonderful opportunity to connect with them all in what will be our first-ever match in the country."
Tickets for the match will go on sale from Monday, June 10. Overseas supporters can purchase tickets priced from 29 Euros to 139 Euros via www.Lippu.fi. Supporters based in the UK will be able to purchase tickets from midday on Monday, June 10 through www.arsenal.com.
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