Liverpool Ladies set for Toulouse International Cup

Liverpool Ladies FC will take part in the Toulouse International Ladies Cup next month against some of Europe's elite sides.

Scott Rogers' side will embark on a visit to the south of France to play against UEFA Women's Champions League holders, Olympique Lyonnais as well as facing Montpellier Hérault Sport Club, runners-up in the 2017 French Women’s First Division.

FA Women's Super League champions Manchester City Women will also being competing in the tournament which takes place over three days between August 25 and 27.

In addition to the tournament, there will also be a whole host of activities for supporters including signing sessions and picture opportunities with players from all four teams.

Liverpool Ladies manager, Rogers, said: "We are delighted to be involved in the 2017 Toulouse International Ladies Cup as it is the perfect preparation for the upcoming WSL season.

"It is a fantastic opportunity to play against some of the best teams in Europe as well as providing us with a great opportunity to meet the many Liverpool supporters in France."

Tara Mac Mahon, co-organiser of the Toulouse International Ladies Cup, added: "We are simply thrilled that Liverpool Ladies FC will be taking part in the 2017 Toulouse International Ladies Cup.

"Our aim for this first edition of the TILC was to bring together Europe’s best women’s football clubs and provide local and visiting fans with an unforgettable experience.

"With the addition of Liverpool Ladies FC to the 2017 TILC, we have exceeded our expectations and are confident that this year’s tournament will be a perfect display of world class football. What better way to usher in a new season of women’s football.”

Tickets for the tournament are on sale now, with a three day pass costing €15 for adult and €12 for children under the age of 14 available from the Ticketmaster website. Please click here for ticket information.