Arsenal have set up a pre-season friendly with German Bundesliga outfit FC Cologne.

The Gunners will take on new signing Lukas Podolski's former club at the Rhein Energie Stadium on Sunday, August 12, with a local kick-off time of 5pm.

The fixture will conclude an exciting pre-season tour schedule for the Gunners, who return to both China and Malaysia in July and make a first visit to Nigeria in early August.

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