Liverpool will play two pre-season friendlies in Austria before playing Arsenal for the Community Shield in late August.
Jurgen Klopp wait to Liverpool find your level in the next few weeks before the official return of competition in England.
For now, the new Premier League champion is preparing for the new campaign with two friendlies in Austria. The Reds will face Stuttgart and Salzburg next Saturday and next Tuesday, respectively. Later, on August 29, Klopp’s men will face Arsenal for the Community Shield.
“It is important for us obviously after the break to get back on our feet and get back to our level as quickly as possible,” the Liverpool manager said on the club’s official website. “The training is coming in very handy at the moment, this is actually what we expected, the boys didn’t lose much in physical skills,” he added.
On next week’s friendlies, he explained: “They are not the most important games in the world, but at the moment they are very, very important because we just want to see the boys go back to doing the things they usually do in games.”
On August 29, the Reds will face recent FA Cup winner Arsenal at Wembley. “It will be a good game, I’m pretty sure. Arsenal are a good team, so it will be a good game, but both teams will not be the best. finished products, because it is just the beginning of the new season, “he commented.
The Premier League schedule, set to return on September 12, will be released on Thursday.
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