West Ham have confirmed that they are going to journey to Parkhead to tackle David Moyes’ former staff Celtic in a pre-season pleasant.
The match is scheduled for Saturday, July 24 at 15:00 BST, with the possibility of away fans in attendance.
The Hammers haven’t been in a position to confirm the ticket details for travelling fans but although, on account of the present COVID-19 protocols.
However, there’s hope that if the UK authorities retains to the roadmap out of the coronavirus restrictions then Hammers fans might attend the conflict between Moyes’ former and present employers.
The pleasant can be one of a quantity organised to arrange West Ham for the rigours of a Premier League and Europa League marketing campaign following their outstanding top-six end to the 2020-21 season.
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Moyes graduated from the youth ranks at Celtic and represented his boyhood membership 35 instances between 1980 and 1983.
This summer season’s journey to Scotland can be the second time West Ham have taken on Celtic away from house, with the final event being in a pre-season pleasant in July 2020.
On that day Paolo di Canio scored for West Ham on his return to Celtic earlier than objectives from Tommy Johnson and Stiliyan Petrov sealed a 2-1 win for the Bhoys.
Prior to that West Ham had taken on Celtic on three events all in London in 1924, 1949 and for Bobby Moore’s testimonial match in 1970.
The conflict with Celtic is the solely pre-season pleasant West Ham have introduced to this point forward of what’s lining as much as be a busy season for the Hammers.
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The Premier League kicks off on the weekend of August 14 and West Ham’s Europa League marketing campaign will get underway on September 16, with the ultimate group recreation going down on December 9.
Should the Hammers progress to the knock-out rounds they are going to resume European soccer on both February 17, 2022 or March 10, 2022, relying on in the event that they got here first or second of their group.
If the Hammers end third of their group then they’d drop into the Europa Conference League knockout play-offs, which additionally happen on February 17.