Arsenal pre-season 2023: Tour, fixtures, results, tickets & how to watch

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Everything you need to know about the Gunners' upcoming pre-season plans ahead of the 2023-24 campaign

Arsenal are returning to the United States this summer as they prepare for the 2023-24 season and their long-awaited return to the Champions League. Mikel Arteta's side enjoyed an excellent pre-season campaign across the Atlantic last year, one that many at the club felt was the catalyst for their superb start to the 2022-23 season.

So they will be returning to America once again, with some high profile fixtures already scheduled. Here, GOAL brings you everything you need to know about Arsenal's pre-season tour, including how to buy tickets, where to watch games, squad details and more.

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  1. Arsenal pre-season 2023 fixtures & results
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    Arsenal pre-season 2023 fixtures & results

    DateGameKick-off timeVenue
    Wednesday, July 19MLS All-Stars vs ArsenalNot yet confirmedAudi Field, Washington DC
    Saturday, July 22Arsenal vs Manchester UnitedNot yet confirmedMetLife Stadium, New York
    Wednesday, July 26Arsenal vs BarcelonaNot yet confirmedSoFi Stadium, Los Angeles

    Arsenal kick-off their tour of the United States with a game against the MLS All-Stars on July 19.

    The All-Stars will be coached by current DC United boss Wayne Rooney, who said: "The opportunity to lead the best our league has to offer against a top Premier League club like Arsenal will be a highlight for me personally and an unforgettable experience for our passionate fanbase here in DC."

    Arsenal will then travel to New York where they will play Manchester United. It will be the first time the two great Premier League rivals will have met on American soil. The Gunners will then head to Los Angeles where they will take on Barcelona at SoFi Stadium, the home of owner Stan Kroenke's LA Rams.

  2. Arsenal pre-season 2023 tickets

    Arsenal pre-season 2023 tickets

    Fans wishing to attend the pre-season tour friendly games will be able to buy tickets through the official Arsenal website and Ticketmaster, subject to availability.

  3. How to watch & stream Arsenal 2023-24 pre-season tour

    How to watch & stream Arsenal 2023-24 pre-season tour

    Details on how you will be able to watch and stream Arsenal's pre-season fixtures have yet to be announced by the club.

    Last summer you could buy match passes to stream the games on

    Highlights were then made available after the games via the club's media platforms.

  4. Arsenal 2023-24 pre-season tour squad

    Arsenal 2023-24 pre-season tour squad

    Arsenal's travelling squad for their tour to the United States will be announced just before they fly.

    But it is expected to be a strong squad, with Mikel Arteta set to take all his big names with him, given this will be a summer without a major international competition.

    Arsenal moved quickly to bring in signings last summer so they could travel with the squad on the pre-season tour and integrate as quickly as possible. The club will be hopeful of doing similar this time around.

  5. When does Arsenal's 2023-24 season start?

    When does Arsenal's 2023-24 season start?

    The 2023-24 Premier League season is scheduled to begin on the weekend of Saturday, August 12, 2023.

    Fixtures are set to be announced on June 15, 2023, meaning the Gunners will be able to prepare in earnest for their opening opponents while on tour in July.