The club can confirm that La Liga side Getafe CF will visit the Riverside on Saturday August 1 (3pm).

The Spanish side will provide the final opposition for Aitor Karanka's squad ahead of the season opener against Preston North End on Sunday August 9.

Getafe CF will be based in Cheshire prior to heading to Teesside and they also face games against Port Vale, MK Dons, and Fleetwood Town during their time in the UK.

The Madrid based side finished 15th in La Liga last term.

Tickets prices for the game will be £10 adults/£7 over 65s/£5 Under-18s. Selling arrangements will be announced next week.

We have a showcase hospitality package available for this game. Full information is here.