Arsenal to visit Indonesia in July

Jakarta, Jan 29 (IANS) English Premier League team Arsenal has confirmed its visit to Indonesia in July, local media reported here Tuesday.

Arsenal's visit is part of a pre-season tour. Tom Fox, chief commercial officer of Arsenal, said it will be a full team visiting.

"There will be players, coaches, and all staffs. We've been waiting the moment to visit Indonesia for about 31 years," Fox was quoted as saying by Antara news agency .

Organisers of Arsenal's tour have scheduled the team to face Indonesia Dream Team in a friendly match July 14, at Gelora Bung Karno Stadium, Jakarta.

Fox said they may bring a full-strength team to the country.

"We will take all players possible," he said.


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