Just because of the vacation of many tournaments because of the 2022 World Cup final round, European clubs conducted training and friendly matches, some play with same club in the country while other outside country
So therefore, one of the the big match today Arsenal vs AC Milan is one of such ‘friendly’ competitions. This match takes place at Al-Maktoum Stadium in Dubai
Before playing AC Milan, Arsenal competed with Lyon. Result: Gunners won with a score of 3-0. All three Arsenal goals were scored in the first half, respectively by Gabriel Magalhaes (19′), Eddie Nketiah (33′) and Fabio Vieira (39′).
Meanwhile, this is only AC Milan’s first friendly match since Serie A 2022/23 halted. After the friendly match against Arsenal, the Rossoneri competed with Liverpool and PSV respectively.
In the victory over Lyon, Arsenal used a relatively quality squad. Pillars like Martin Odegaard, Kieran Tierney, Gabriel Magalhaes… are all named in the starting lineup. The Gunners promise to do the same against AC Milan.
However, just because this is Arsenal’s second friendly match, basically the Gunners’ gameplay promises to be smoother than the representative of Serie A. It will not be surprising if The Gunners have full joy.