Some of these games will be very low-key with many international stars not returning until early August from Euro2012, or even later if they are involved in the London 2012 Olympics.
But it's still interesting to see the sides in action, and evaluate how new signings are fitting into the club. Besides ... what else are you going to watch? Synchronised Swiming or Gymnastics? ;-)
Mon 16 Jul - Newcastle v AS Monaco 1-0 Sat 21 Jul - Newcastle v Fenerbahce 1-1 Sat 21 Jul - Toronto FC v Liverpool 1-1 Tue 24 Jul - Arsenal v Malaysia Select 1.45pm Tue 24 Jul - Schalke v Milan 6.00pm Tue 24 Jul - LA Galaxy v Tottenham 4.00am Wed 25 Jul - Liverpool v AS Roma 11.30pm Wed 25 Jul - MLS All Stars v Chelsea 1.30am Thu 26 Jul - FC Bayern Munich v VfL Wolfsburg 1.00pm Fri 27 Jul - Arsenal v Manchester City 1.00pm Fri 27 Jul - Benfica v Real Madrid 7.45pm Sat 28 Jul - Liverpool v Tottenham 6.00pm Sun 29 Jul - Arsenal v Hong Kong Kitchee 10.00am Mon 30 Jul - Manchester City v Malaysia Select 1.45pm Tue 31 Jul - NY Red Bulls v Tottenham 12.00am Thu 09 Aug - Valencia v Tottenham 8.30pm Sun 12 Aug - FC Cologne v Arsenal 5.00pm
I will update the results in the blog with some match reports as they come in.