Arsenal Faces Steve McClaren In Champions League Qualifying
The draw for the third and final qualifying round of the Champions League has been made today with Arsenal scheduled to play FC Twente, the Dutch team managed by former England and Middlesbrough manager Steve McClaren.
The first leg will be played in Holland on August 12th or 13th, while the second leg at the Emirates Stadium is scheduled for August 26 or 27th.
In the 2007-08 Eredivisie season, FC Twente placed fourth and won the play-offs for a ticket to the Champions League Qualifiers by defeating Ajax in the play-off finals.
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Harris, who has lived in Florida since 1984, has supported Swansea City since 1979. He's also an expert on soccer in South Florida, and got engaged during half-time of a MLS game.
Harris launched EPL Talk in 2005, which was rebranded as World Soccer Talk in 2013.
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