The Arsenal globetrotters

first_img Upd. on 29/07/2017 at 04:01 CEST 28/07/2017 El trotamundos Arsenal Brian Owen The clubs that complain most about fixture congestion and tiredness during the season don’t stop crisscrossing the globe. Arsenal is the winner of this curious competition, accumulating more than 25,000 kilometres in pre-season, as a result of the foreign tours that are now almost an obligation due to the money received from foreign TV rights.center_img @Brian__Owen IN SPORT.ES Of course, money can’t always get everything. Brighton rejected an offer of more than a million dollars to cross the Atlantic because the manager, Chris Hughton, said it would not be the best preparation for the club’s first season in the Premier League. That’s why Bruno Saltor et al will be playing in Palamos in a few days, and not in ‘Mickey Mouse football’ in the US.last_img