Arsenal cancels US tour and explains the reasons

He was scheduled to travel Arsenal To the United States this week to participate in the Florida Cup next to Everton, his rival in the English Premier League, Inter Milan, the Italian champions, and the Colombian Munarius.

“We are aware of today’s media reports. We are in constant contact with the four clubs in order to hold a successful tournament in a safe environment for participants and fans,” tournament organizers said in a statement.

Arsenal were due to meet Inter on Sunday with the possibility of meeting the winner of the Everton-Mionarius match on July 28.

The Everton midfielder will not travel Fabian Delph He took the team to Orlando “as a precautionary measure after he had contact with a person infected with Covid-19,” according to a statement issued by the English Premier League club.

Everton said Delph would resume pre-season training once the self-isolation period ended.

Head coach Mikel Arteta’s team began preparations for the new season in ScotlandHe played two matches, losing 2-1 to Hibernian and drawing 2-2 with Rangers in the second.

Arsenal finished eighth in the league last season and start their 2021-2022 campaign away from home against newly promoted Brentford on August 13.

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