Dubai Super Cup fixtures, teams, Arsenal and Liverpool squads & how to watch

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Arsenal and Liverpool’s preparations for the Premier League restart step up a gear with the two clubs taking part in the Dubai Super Cup.

They will face Serie A giants AC Milan and French outfit Lyon in the four-team tournament, which is scheduled to run from Thursday, December 8 to Friday, December 16.


A whole host of stars are busy at the World Cup but Mikel Arteta and Jurgen Klopp will be keen to get minutes into the legs of their remaining players ahead of the Premier League restart on Boxing Day.

The latest football odds can be found on the Paddy Power website and Paddy Power app, otherwise all the key details about the Dubai Super Cup can be found below.

Dubai Super Cup fixtures

December 8: Arsenal v Lyon (15:30 GMT)
December 11: Liverpool v Lyon (14:00 GMT)
December 13: Arsenal v AC Milan (14:00 GMT)
December 16: Liverpool v AC Milan (15:30 GMT)

The Al Maktoum Stadium, which boasts a capacity of 15,058, will stage every match of the Dubai Super Cup.

Arsenal Dubai Super Cup squad

Arsenal head coach Mikel Arteta has announced a 27-man travelling party for the Dubai Super Cup.

Hein, Graczyk, Hillson, Tierney, Magalhaes, Odegaard, Smith-Rowe, Nketiah, Holding, Soares, Vieira, Lokonga, Nelson, Mohamed Elneny, Marquinhos, Zinchenko, Butler-Oyedeji, Cirjan, Foran, Monlouis, Sagoe Jr, Smith, Lewis-Skelly, Nwaneri, Cozier-Duberry, Sousa, Walters

Liverpool Dubai Super Cup squad

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp is taking 33 players to Dubai for their training camp.

Adrian, Kelleher, Davies, Mrozek, Pitaluga, Salah, Milner, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Jones, Elliott, Tsimikas, Ramsay, Robertson, Carvalho, Bajcetic, Phillips, Gordon, Keita, Matip, Gomez, Jota, Arthur, Diaz, Thiago, Firmino, Chambers, Quansah, Clark, Frauendorf, Stewart, Doak, Cain, Corness

Dubai Super Cup format

A win in the Dubai Super Cup is worth three points, while a draw will see each team earn two points.

A penalty shootout will be held after every match, with the winning team bagging an extra point.

The team with the most points from their two matches will win the Dubai Super Cup.

How to watch the Dubai Super Cup

Arsenal’s fixtures in the Dubai Super Cup will be streamed live on the Arsenal website and app. You will need to purchase a pass to watch along.

Liverpool’s Dubai Super Cup matches will be broadcast live on LFCTV in the UK and Ireland as well as LFCTV GO if streaming is your thing.

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