Arsenal Women will play a pre-season tournament in Toulouse it was confirmed.

The Toulouse International Ladies Cup 2018 is the first professional women’s football tournament to take place in Europe.

Now in it’s second year, last year’s competition saw Olympique Lyonnais, Liverpool, Manchester City and Montpellier Herault all compete.

This year’s tournament will feature Montpellier HSC, PSG and Bayern Munich along with Joe Montemurro’s side.

The competition will run between Friday, August 10 and Sunday, August 12, in Toulouse, a year ahead of the World Cup which will be held in the same country. Two games will be played on the Friday with another two taking place on the Sunday.

Games will be played at the Ernest Wallon Stadium, the home of rugby union club side, Stade Toulosain, although it is a multi-purpose venue.

It has a capacity of 19,500.