Meet-and-greet session with Arsenal players

Arsenal midfielder Mesut Oezil capturing the Singapore skyline.
Arsenal midfielder Mesut Oezil capturing the Singapore skyline.PHOTO: INSTAGRAM/MESUT OEZIL

FA cup champions Arsenal and Everton are in town to take part in the 2015 Barclays Asia Trophy, where they will play against Stoke City and a Singapore Selection side.  For a chance to meet some of the world's top players in person, make a trip down to Kallang Wave and VivoCity this afternoon.

The first 100 people to buy the home kit and pre-order the away jersey will get to meet Olivier Giroud, Francis Coquelin and Laurent Koscielny (Weston), and Hector Bellerin and Nacho Monreal (Puma) for a photograph and autograph.

Location:  Weston Corporation outlet at Kallang Wave and Puma store at VivoCity, 2-4pm


Jack Wilshere (right) and Daniel Crowley hit the pool a day after Arsenal’s 4-0 win against the Singapore Selection side. PHOTO: INSTAGRAM/JACKWILSHERE

Potters fan Amirul posing with Stoke City players. PHOTO: INSTAGRAM/AMIRUL

Singapore golfer Heng Su-Ann and Everton stars Leon Osman, Steven Naismith, John Stones, Tom Cleverley, Phil Jagielka and Liverpool legend Patrik Berger at Tanah Merah Country Club. PHOTO: COHN & WOLFE XPR

Navy serviceman and Gunners fan Jason Chee with Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger. PHOTO: FACEBOOK/JASON CHEE

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 17, 2015, with the headline 'Social aspect comes to the fore'. Print Edition | Subscribe