Norwich City confirm pre-season warm-ups against Maccabi Haifa and FC Augsburg
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Norwich City have confirmed friendlies against Maccabi Haifa and FC Augsburg later this month as part of their Premier League build-up.
The German Europa League hopefuls revealed last week Alex Neil's squad were poised to face the Bundesliga outfit on Saturday, July 25 and City officials confirmed on Monday a scheduled game in Prien am Chiemsee (2pm kick-off CET) on that date, before returning to the UK later the same day.
The Canaries will spend a week in the German Alps after opening domestic friendlies against Gorleston, Hitchin and Cambridge United.
Neil's squad will fly out to their training base in Grassau, southern Germany on Saturday, July 18 before crossing the border to Austria to take on Israeli outfit Maccabi Haifa, at the Kufstein-Arena in Kufstein on Monday, July 20 (6.30pm CET).
Haifa is one of Israel's most recognisable club sides and have their national title 12 times. They finished fifth in the Israeli Premier League table in 2014/15.
City have advised supporters wishing to attend either or both of the tour matches to await further information regarding ticket prices and access.
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• Norwich City's full pre-season schedule:
July 11 – v Gorleston (3pm, Emerald Park)
July 14 – v Hitchin Town (7.45pm, Top Field)
July 17 – v Cambridge United (7.30pm, R Costings Abbey Stadium)
July 20 – v Maccabi Haifa (6.30pm, Kufstein-Arena, Austria)
July 25 – v FC Augsburg (2pm, Am Sportplatz 2, Bernauer Street, Prien, Germany)
July 28 – v West Ham United (7.45pm, Carrow Road)
August 1 – v Brentford (3pm, Carrow Road)