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Pre-Season: Arsenal FC

Pre-Season: Arsenal FC  

With a squad of many good players, Arsenal is appreciated for their ability to beat Hibernian in the first friendly match to prepare for their new season.

Pre-season Arsenal FC

The majority of Arsenal's squad returned to London Colney training center on Wednesday (July 7) to begin preparations for the 2021/22 season, which will take place on August 13, when Arsenal begin their campaign.  His Premier League on the pitch of Brentford, the newly promoted team.

After nearly a week of training and health check at London Colney, yesterday (July 12), Arsenal players had a trip to Scotland and spent 2 friendly matches here in 5 days.  Coach Miel Arteta's side will face Hibernian in their first warm-up of the summer on Tuesday, July 13 before taking on Rangers at Ibrox on Saturday, July 17.

Arsenal will not have some key names in the early stages of pre-season due to busy national teams and injuries such as Bernd Leno, Grant Xhaka and Kieran Tierney, Bukayo Saka, Lucas Torreira.  However, fans still have reason to believe in a positive result, with captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and striker Alexandre Lacazette both present.

In addition to the above two bright names, Hector Bellerin, Rob Holding, Emile Smith Rowe, Pablo Mari, Mohamed Elneny, Eddie Nketiah, Cedric Soares and Folarin Balogun, Willian, Joe Willock and Reiss Nelson are also expected to participate.  .  Besides, the young talents of the U23 team Miguel Azeez and Omer Rekik are most likely given the opportunity.

With a squad full of good players, Arsenal fans have a reason to believe in a victory for the Gunners, especially when rival Hibernian is not overestimated in terms of class and strength.  Not to mention, the last 2 friendly matches of Hibernian are also very bad with 1 defeat and 1 draw.