Tottenham Hotspur to face London rivals in Perth to kick off Asia-Pacific Tour 2023
Thu 23 March 2023, 03:00|Tottenham Hotspur
We are delighted to announce that our Men’s First Team will visit Perth to take on London rivals West Ham United on Tuesday 18 July (KO time TBC).
The derby clash at the stunning 60,000-capacity Optus Stadium kicks off the Club’s Asia-Pacific Tour 2023, which will also include visits to two additional Asian cities for further matches – details to be confirmed.
Club to face London rivals in Perth to kick off Asia-Pacific Tour 2023
• Spurs to take on West Ham United at the Optus Stadium, Perth, on Tuesday 18 July.
• Derby clash kicks off Club’s Asia-Pacific Tour 2023, with visits to two additional Asian cities for further matches planned – details to be confirmed.
• All tour matches will be shown live on SPURSPLAY – the Club’s official video streaming platform. Sign up at play.tottenhamhotspur.com
• As is tour tradition, Club to engage with its fans, support good causes, deliver grassroots football programmes and celebrate local culture across all cities it visits.
Tickets for the West Ham match will be made available to Season Ticket Holders, One Hotspur Members and Official Supporters’ Club members in an exclusive pre-sale from tomorrow (Friday 24 March) at 12pm (Perth time). An area designated to Spurs fans is available behind the goal in the stadium’s West Stand – Members are advised to select seats in this area during the pre-sale ahead of the general sale commencing on Monday 27 March at 10am (Perth time). Further details on how to purchase tickets will be communicated directly via email.
This will be the Club’s third visit to Australia in the past eight years, having made a post-season trip to Sydney in 2015 to take on Sydney FC at a sold-out Stadium Australia, before competing in the International Champions Cup at the Melbourne Cricket Ground a year later alongside Juventus and Atletico Madrid.
The Club has a well-established and passionate fanbase Down Under – 11 Official Supporters’ Clubs form part of the wider ‘Oz Spurs’ movement, with branches in Adelaide, Brisbane, Cairns, Darwin, Gold Coast, Melbourne, Mornington Peninsula, Newcastle, Sydney, Tasmania and Perth.
Ledley King, Club Ambassador, is in Perth this week to announce the match alongside Western Australia Government representatives and West Ham Ambassador, Carlton Cole, taking part in a meet and greet with Perth Spurs members and visiting local tourist attractions Perth Zoo and Margaret River.
It’s a precursor to the tour itself when, as is Club tradition, players and staff will be engaging in a range of activities to engage with our fanbase, support good causes, deliver grassroots football programmes and celebrate local culture across all cities we visit.
All Asia-Pacific Tour 2023 matches will be shown live on SPURSPLAY* – the Club’s official video streaming platform. Available for an annual subscription of £45 (£35 for Season Ticket Holders and One Hotspur Members), SPURSPLAY also brings you full 90-minute match replays, live Academy football and exclusive features and documentaries. Sign up at play.tottenhamhotspur.com.
Keep an eye out on Club channels for all the latest news regarding our Asia-Pacific Tour 2023 – the best way to receive instant updates is by downloading the Spurs Official app, with push notifications sent direct to your mobile device. You can also register your interest for email updates here.
*West Ham match available to all SPURSPLAY subscribers outside of Australia.