What to Know
- The action gets underway Saturday when Manchester City takes on Bayern Munich at 7 p.m.
- It continues Tuesday when two of the biggest names in soccer – Manchester United and Real Madrid – meet at 8 p.m.
Are you ready for some futbol, South Florida?
Soccer fans who are experiencing withdrawals after the end of the World Cup less than two weeks ago will get a chance to get their fix as some of the world’s best teams battle inside Hard Rock Stadium for the International Champions Cup.
The action gets underway Saturday when Manchester City takes on Bayern Munich at 7 p.m. and continues Tuesday when two of the biggest names in soccer – Manchester United and Real Madrid – meet at 8 p.m.
Sunday will feature the finals of the ICC’s Women’s Tournament, with Paris Saint-Germain facing off against Manchester City in the third place game at 6:15 p.m. and Lyon taking on the North Carolina Courage for the title at 9 p.m.
Those who can’t make it out to the games can still take part in the House of Soccer, a street party featuring music, food favorites, street art and a celebration of soccer starting at 2 p.m. Friday at Mana Wynwood and concluding with a concert by Grammy Award winning hip hop star 2 Chainz.
The annual soccer tournament, bringing the world’s best teams to America for exhibition games, has made South Florida a second home with matches over most of its duration – including one of the biggest rivalries in sports when Real Madrid and Barcelona brought their ‘El Clasico’ series to Hard Rock Stadium in July 2017.