Travelling party confirmed for Singapore – 25-man squad announced to go on pre-season tour
2018, JULY 21 – The 25-man squad has today been confirmed for the club’s pre-season tour to Singapore which starts on Monday.
Many of the players have been back in training since the start of July, but will be joined for the trip to Singapore by Mesut Özil, Mohamed Elneny and Alex Iwobi, who are returning from World Cup duty.
The squad leaves London on Sunday to play two matches in Singapore as part of the International Champions Cup. New signings Bernd Leno, Sokratis Papastathopoulos and Mattéo Guendouzi are all in the travelling squad.
Also travelling to Singapore will be many first team regulars from last season such as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Héctor Béllerin, Petr Čech, Calum Chambers, Rob Holding, Alexandre Lacazette, Ainsley Maitland-Niles, Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Shkodran Mustafi and Aaron Ramsey.
We are playing two matches at the Singapore National Stadium as part of the International Champions Cup – against Atletico Madrid on Thursday 26 July and against Paris Saint-Germain on Saturday 28 July. Both matches kick off at 7:30pm local time. Tickets for our matches in Singapore are still available here.
The full squad for Singapore is as follows:
Petr Čech, Bernd Leno, Emiliano Martinez
Héctor Béllerin, Calum Chambers, Rob Holding, Sead Kolašinac, Konstantinos Mavropanos, Shkodran Mustafi, Jordi Osei-Tutu, Sokratis Papastathopoulos
Mohamed Elneny, Mattéo Guendouzi, Ainsley Maitland-Niles, Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Mesut Özil, Aaron Ramsey, Joe Willock
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Alexandre Lacazette, Alex Iwobi, Reiss Nelson, Eddie Nketiah, Lucas Pérez, Emile Smith-Rowe