The close season is here but there is plenty to look forward to from an Arsenal perspective before the 2012/13 campaign gets underway.
Here are some key dates for your diary this summer (all times UK):
June 7: 2012/13 home kit released
June 18: Draft 2012/13 Premier League fixtures
July 24: Pre-season friendly – Arsenal v Malaysia XI (a) 1.45pm
July 27: Pre-season friendly – Arsenal v Manchester City (a) 12pm
August 5: Pre-season friendly – Nigeria TBC
August 18: 2012/13 Premier League season begins