It is now official that Napoli will face Arsenal on August 3 and Porto on August 4 in the Emirates Cup in London.
President Aurelio De Laurentiis had announced their participation in the summer tournament during a speech at the Stadio San Paolo before Sunday’s 2-1 win over Siena.
Today Arsenal officially confirmed that Napoli, Porto and Galatasaray will all be taking part.
The tournament begins on Saturday August 3 with Galatasaray-Porto at 14.00, then Arsenal-Napoli at 16.20.
On Sunday August 4 Napoli take on Porto at 14.00 before Arsenal-Galatasaray completes the tournament.
Tickets will enable fans to watch two games per day, but are not yet on sale. Teams are awarded three points for a win and one point for a draw, plus a point for every goal scored.