Community Shield: Confirmed details including time and date

Community Shield: Confirmed details including time and date

The Football Association (FA) has confirmed details of the Community Shield match set for Saturday, August 29 at Wembley.

The annual fixture normally features the winner of the Premier League title against that of the FA Cup, bringing together Liverpool, who lifted the league crown against Arsenal, who beat Chelsea in the oldest football competition. 

The game is scheduled for a 4.30 pm (6:30 pm EAT) and will be played behind closed doors. 

Match details

  • 🥅 Arsenal v Liverpool
  • 🏟️ Wembley Stadium
  • 📅 Saturday, August 29
  • ⏰ Kick off: 4.30 pm (6:30 pm EAT)
  • Live on: BT Sport

The stadium will host a double-header on the day, with Chelsea women's team playing Manchester City in the FA Women's Community Shield at 12.30 pm (2.30 pm EAT)

This will be the second year in a row that the Reds play in the Community Shield, having played Manchester City last year, where they lost in a penalty shootout against Pep Guardiola's charges. 

Liverpool have won or shared the Charity/Community Shield on 15 occasions.

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