Lambeau Field, dwelling of the Inexperienced Bay Packers, is arguably essentially the most historic standing NFL website in the US however will host a special kind of soccer recreation this summer time.
As famous by Reuters (h/t ESPN), German giants Bayern Munich and reigning English Premier League champions Manchester City will play an exhibition match at Lambeau Field on July 23. This would be the first soccer match held at the venue.
Bayern made history final month by securing a exceptional tenth consecutive Bundesliga title. City completed the 2020-21 season atop the desk for the English prime flight and currently lead the league with 83 factors, another than second-place Liverpool have at the beginning of Might.
“We’re wanting ahead to internet hosting a special sort of soccer at Lambeau Field this summer time as we welcome FC Bayern Munich and Manchester City to Inexperienced Bay,” Packers president and CEO Mark Murphy stated for an announcement launched on the Manchester City web site. “Our dwelling stadium is famend for its historical past and custom, and we’re honoured to host two equally historic golf equipment from throughout the pond. We’re wanting ahead to seeing their devoted supporters from all over the world attend Lambeau Field’s debut soccer match.”
City may also face Mexico’s Membership America in Houston on July 20, whereas Bayern will play towards Main League Soccer membership D.C. United in Washington, D.C. that very same day.