Real Madrid v Manchester United – a Super Cup rehearsal Ahead of next month’s UEFA Super Cup, Manchester United and Real Madrid are meeting in the USA as part of the 2017 International Champions Cup. While the showpiece match between the Europa League and Champions League holders is technically a competitive game – with silverware for the win.. JULY 21, 2017
Juventus v Barcelona – will Neymar feature for Barcelona? The 2015 Champions League finalists meet play one another in New Jersey in the early hours of Sunday. Juventus, as with this year’s tournament, were beaten finalists in Berlin, though have shown clear signs since then of evolving as a squad, despite losing key players. Barcelona, meanwhile, ar.. JULY 21, 2017
Bayern Munich v AC Milan – two European giants meet in Shenzhen These two European powerhouses are each playing their second International Champions Cup fixture and both are looking for a first win Far East. Bayern Munich led Arsenal until added time onto the allotted 90 thanks to Robert Lewandowski’s penalty, but Alex Iwobi pulled one back to allow the Gu.. JULY 21, 2017
Arsenal v Chelsea – London rivals clash before Community Shield Arsenal and Chelsea meet on Saturday at the Beijing National Stadium in China’s capital. This is, of course, the stadium that was too unplayable a year ago for Manchester City and United to face each other on, but it is hosting a London derby this time around, ahead of a season that features t.. JULY 20, 2017
FK Mladost Podgorica v SK Sturm Graz – Tipbet’s partner club seek Europa League progression Tipbet’s partner club SK Sturm Graz will have to win away in Montenegro if they are to reach the third qualifying round of the Europa League. FK Mladost Podgorica have a one-goal advantage heading into the second leg after Miloš Krkotić scored early on and the hosts could not find a rep.. JULY 20, 2017
Manchester United v Manchester City – city rivals meet in Houston For most Manchester United and City fans, this is the standout fixture of their pre-season tours. The International Champions Cup is facilitating this meeting, almost a year to the day that the first scheduled clash between Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola in their respective red and blue colours was.. JULY 20, 2017
Roma v Paris-Saint Germain – French and Italian runners-up meet in the US The International Champions Cup has established itself as the premier form and fitness building pre-season competition in recent seasons for Europe’s leading clubs as they look to balance the demands of their commercial department with the need to secure requisite playing time for their player.. JULY 19, 2017
Bayern Munich v Arsenal – both sides begin their International Champions Cup campaigns A poor season for Arsenal meant that they finished outside of the top four in the Premier League for the first time in Arsene Wenger’s 20-year reign. Though the Frenchman’s squad gathered more points than they did in 2015/16 – when they finished second – the frustration in th.. JULY 19, 2017
Rosenborg (1) v Dundalk (1) – can the Lilywhites cause an upset? Dundalk’s dream of reaching the Champions League proper for the first time is still a possibility after they produced an excellent first leg performance in the second-round qualifier against Rosenborg at Oriel Park. The Lilywhites have set high standards for themselves after last season’.. JULY 19, 2017
Marseille v Sporting CP – an important Europa League warm-up for Marseille As with many European clubs of a similar level, the pre-season period affords the chance for clubs to adequately prepare for the biggest prizes by facing each other. In the case of Marseille, they play Sporting CP at the Parc des Sports in Annecy, eastern France ahead of their Europa League tie agai.. JULY 18, 2017