Pre-season fixtures at-a-glance: Part I

Published Add your comment

Football News

Arsenal began there pre-season tour of Asia in impressive fashion with a 4-0 win over a Malaysian XI on Wednesday. Next up for the Gunners are Chinese side Hangzhou Greentown on Saturday, before facing Cologne a week later.

Aston Villa get down to serious business against Walsall on July 21, Blackburn face Accrington Stanley this weekend, while Bolton are away against FC Tampa Bay on Friday.

A trip to Fratton Park awaits Chelsea for their opening fixture, Bury stand in the way of Everton, while Fulham started their schedule in June in the Europa League.


Malaysia All-Stars XI (A) 0-4

Hangzhou Greentown (A), 16 July, 12.30pm

Cologne (A), 23 July, 2.30pm (Live on ESPN)

Boca Juniors (H), 30 July, 4.20pm

New York Red Bulls (H), 31 July, 4.20pm

Benfica (A), 6 August, TBC


Walsall (A), 21 July, 7.45

Blackburn (N), 27 July, 6.00pm

Chelsea/Kitchee FC (N), 30 July, TBC

Derby (A), 3 August, TBC

Braga (A), 6 August


Accrington Stanley (A), 16 July, 12.00pm

Morecambe (A), 16 July, 3.00pm

Aston Villa (N), 27 July, 6.00pm

Chelsea/Kitchee FC (N), 30 July, TBC

Kilmarnock (A), 6 August, 3.00pm


FC Tampa Bay (A), 15 July, 12.30am

Orlando SC (A), 18 July, 12.30am

Houston Dynamo (A), 21st July, 1.30am

Bradford City (A), 24 July, 3.00pm

Bury (A), 27 July, 7.45pm

Newport County (A), 30th July 3.00pm

Hereford (A), 1 August, 7.45pm

Levante (H), 5 August



Portsmouth (A), 16 July, 3.00pm

Malaysia All-Stars XI (A), 21 July, 12.45pm

Thailand All-Stars (A), 24 July, 10.45am

Kitchee (A), 27 July, 1.30pm

Rangers (A), 6 August, 3.00pm


Bury (A), 15 July, 7.45pm

Philadelphia Union (H), 20 July, 7.30pm

DC United (A), 23 July, 7.30pm (Live on ESPN)

Oxford United (A) 29 July, 7.45pm

Birmingham (A), 30 July, 3.00pm

Werder Bremen (A), 2 August, 6.30pm

Villarreal (H), 5 August, 7.45pm


NSI Runavik (H), 30 June, 3-0 (Europa League)

NSI Runavik (A), 7 July, 0-0 (Europa League)

AFC Wimbledon (A), 9 July, 2-0

Crusaders (A) 14 July, 7.45pm

Stevenage (A), 17 July, 3.00pm

Crusaders (H), 21 July, 7.30pm

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE:

Premier League

Article Comments

Read more

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author


This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again