Meadow Park will host League International Cup fixtures this season. CREDIT: Freddie Cardy
Arsenal’s U21 facet are one in all twelve English academy groups who will come up in opposition to their European counterparts within the 2022/23 competitors.
Starting in September, the younger Gunners will tackle AS Monaco, PSV Eindhoven, Feyenoord and Sparta Prague within the group stage, with all video games to be performed at Meadow Park.
The event is break up into six teams of 4, with the six group winners and the 2 finest runners-up advancing to the quarter-finals. Manchester City had been the final English facet to win the competitors, all the best way again in its inaugural season in 2014/15.
Significantly, Premier League 2 will develop into an Under-21 competitors quite than Under-23 from the beginning of the upcoming season, with these guidelines additionally making use of to the International Cup.
However, the Premier League have introduced that golf equipment might be permitted to make use of 5 over-age outfield gamers and one over-age goalkeeper with a view to transition from the under-23 format.
Arsenal completed third in Premier League 2 Division 1 final season, with Manchester City successful the title.