As reported earlier this summer time on Arseblog News, Arsenal Women will play Chelsea Women at Emirates Stadium on Sunday, 1st August at 12.15pm. The recreation will happen shortly earlier than the lads’s groups play each other as a part of the Mind Series, a three-way friendly collection between Arsenal, Chelsea and Sp*rs.
Our first pre-season fixture has been confirmed! ✊
🆚 @ChelseaFCW🔜 The @IslingtonMind Series🏟 @Emirates Stadium🗓 Sunday, August 1
We can’t wait to see you once more, Gooners 🤗
— Arsenal Women (@ArsenalWFC) July 13, 2021
At the second, it appears to be like as if tickets are solely on sale to these with a males’s membership with the web site indicating there can be no normal sale for these video games, that are set to be decreased capability. Tickets are presently on sale to Gold and Platinum members, with sale to silver and crimson members later within the week. There isn’t any phrase but on whether or not ladies’s members can have the chance to purchase tickets.
Arseblog News additionally understands that the ladies will play towards Sp*rs Women per week later at the Tottenham Toilet Bowl Arena, shortly earlier than the lads’s groups play each other.
Both matches will doubtless characteristic depleted groups because of the degree of participation within the Olympic video games, which can nonetheless be happening on August 1st. The Gunners have Lotte Wubben-Moy, Leah Williamson, Mana Iwabuchi, Kim Little, Vivianne Miedema, Steph Catley, Nikita Parris, Lydia Williams and Caitlin Foord representing their nations in Tokyo.
Arsenal’s season begins on August 18th with a Champions League qualifier towards Okzhetpez of Kazakhstan within the Saipan Stadium in Moscow. If they win that, they may play the winners of PSV Eindhoven and CSKA Moskva at the identical venue on twenty first August.
UPDATE: Am informed Arsenal Women members will obtain an e mail shortly letting them understand how they will purchase tickets for the Chelsea friendly.