High-flying Leicester City are now mingling with Europe’s best as they have been listed as one of the 10 teams to feature in the next edition of the International Champions Cup.
According to the draws already released, the Foxes will face Barcelona in Stockholm in their first step on to the stage of European giants this summer.
Claudio Ranieri’s men will be also be competing alongside the likes of Real Madrid, Bayern Munich and AC Milan.
Also perennial Scottish champions Celtic, Paris Saint-Germain are all on parade in the high-profile pre-season tournament to be played in July and early August.
Meanwhile, Chelsea and Liverpool will come head-to-head in Antonio Conte’s first match in charge of the Blues on July 27 at the 92,000-seat Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California.
Chelsea also face Real and Milan in their ICC fixtures, while Jurgen Klopp has the challenge of matches against the Italians and Barca with the latter being played at an unannounced European location.
INTERNATIONAL CHAMPIONS CUP FIXTURES
July 17: Celtic vs Leicester (Celtic Park, Glasgow)
July 24: PSG vs Inter Milan (Eugene, Oregon)
July 27: Real Madrid vs PSG (Columbus, Ohio)
July 27: Bayern Munich vs AC Milan (Chicago, Illinois)
July 27: Liverpool vs Chelsea (Pasadena, California)
July 30: Barcelona vs Celtic (Aviva Stadium, Dublin)
July 30: Chelsea vs Real Madrid (Location TBA – USA)
July 30: Bayern Munich vs Inter Milan (Charlotte, North Carolina)
July 30: PSG vs Leicester (Carson, California)
July 30: Liverpool vs Milan (Santa Clara, California)
Aug 3: Barcelona vs Leicester (Friends Arena, Stockholm)
Aug 3: Real Madrid vs Bayern Munich (East Rutherford, New Jersey)
Aug 3: Chelsea vs AC Milan (Minneapolis, Minnesota)
Aug 8: Liverpool vs Barcelona (Location TBA – Europe)
Aug 13: Celtic vs Inter Milan (Location TBA – Europe)