Arsenal to play friendly against Vietnam in July

Vietnam Football Federation and Arsenal have agreed to play the friendly in Hanoi on July 17.

updated: March 06, 2013 19:51 IST
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Arsenal are set to become the first English Premier League club to play a friendly match in Vietnam with a game in July during a pre-season tour of Asia, an official said on Wednesday.

Arsenal executives are currently in Hanoi meeting officials from the Vietnam Football Federation (VFF) to negotiate a fixture against the national team, VFF spokesman Nguyen Lan Trung told AFP.

"The VFF and Arsenal Club have agreed to organise a friendly match at My Dinh National Stadium in Hanoi on July 17," he said, adding that no formal deal had yet been signed.

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