Join Now | 
HomeAboutContact UsPrivacy & SecurityAdvertise
Soccer America DailySoccer World DailySpecial EditionAround The NetSoccer Business InsiderCollege Soccer ReporterYouth Soccer ReporterSoccer on TVSoccer America Classifieds
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalkSoccer America ConfidentialYouth Soccer InsiderWorld Cup Watch
RSS FeedsArchivesManage SubscriptionsSubscribe
Order Current IssueSubscribeManage My SubscriptionRenew My SubscriptionGift Subscription
My AccountJoin Now
Tournament CalendarCamps & AcademiesSoccer GlossaryClassifieds
Sounders and Chelsea kick off friendly campaign
by Paul Kennedy, July 18th, 2012 1:31AM

MOST READ

MOST COMMENTED

[SUMMER OF SOCCER] Another summer of soccer begins Wednesday when the Seattle Sounders host European champion Chelsea in the opening game of the World Football Challenge. Chelsea is bringing its newest signings, 21-year-old Belgian midfielder Eden Hazard and 23-year-old German winger Marko Marin, though it will be without Ashley Cole, John Terry, Florent Malouda, Raul Meireles and Fernando Torres, all on vacation until later in the tour after playing this summer at Euro 2012.

Also on Wednesday, Philadelphia Union will host Aston Villa (England).

This summer's visitors include Real Madrid and AC Milan and three French clubs, including Montpellier and Lyon, which will play in the French Super Cup at Red Bull Arena.
 
July 18
Seattle Sounders vs. Chelsea (England) - World Football Challenge
Philadelphia Union vs. Aston Villa (England)

July 21
Toronto vs. Liverpool (England) - World Football Challenge
(at Rogers Centre)
Chicago Fire vs. Aston Villa (England)

July 22
Chelsea (England) vs. Paris SG (France)
(at Yankee Stadium, New York)
Roma (Italy) vs. Zaglebie (Poland)
(at Wrigley Field, Chicago)

July 24
LA Galaxy vs. Tottenham (England)
Sporting Kansas City vs. Montpellier (France)
Colorado Rapids vs. Swansea City (England)
Columbus Crew vs. Stoke City (England)
Montreal Impact vs. Lyon (France)
Portland Timbers vs. Aston Villa (England)

July 25
MLS All Stars vs. Chelsea (England)
(at PPL Park, Chester, Pa.)
Roma (Italy) vs. Liverpool(England)
(at Fenway Park, Boston)

July 27
Roma (Italy) vs. El Salvador (national team)
(at Red Bull Arena, Harrison, N.J.)

July 28
D.C. United vs. Paris SG (France)
Chelsea (England) vs. AC Milan (Italy)
(at Sun Life Stadium, Miami)
Liverpool (England) vs. Tottenham (England)
(M+T Bank Stadium, Baltimore)
Montpellier (France) vs. Lyon (France) - French Super Cup
(Red Bull Arena, Harrison N.J.)

July 31
New York Red Bulls vs. Tottenham (England)
San Jose Earthquakes vs. Swansea City (England)

Aug. 1
Sporting Kansas City vs. Stoke City (England)

Aug. 2
LA Galaxy vs. Real Madrid (Spain)

Aug. 4
Milan (Italy) vs. Olimpia (Honduras)
(at Gillette Stadium, Foxboro, Mass.)

Aug. 5
Real Madrid (Spain) vs. Santos (Mexico)
(at Sam Boyd Stadium, Whitney Nev.)

Aug. 8
Milan (Italy) vs. Real Madrid (Spain)
(at Yankee Stadium, New York, NY)

Aug. 11
Real Madrid (Spain) vs. Celtic (Scotland)
(at Lincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia)



No comments yet.

Sign in to leave a comment. Don't have an account? Join Now




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
USL: Richmond and Louisville remain unbeaten    
Richmond and Louisville City both remained unbeaten with shutout wins on Saturday. The Kickers defeated FC ...
NWSL: Press makes it four goals in two games    
Abby Wambach is sitting out the season. Alex Morgan has yet to play as she rests ...
NASL: Sellouts and Tsiskaridze bomb highlight weekend play    
There were sellouts at Indy Eleven (10,524), Minnesota United (9,233) and Atlanta (5,511) for a trio ...
MLS Week 8: Fireworks break out on Saturday    
MLS went into Saturday averaging just 2.15 goals a game, but the four games produced 20 ...
What They're Saying: Sunil Gulati    
"I don't know what Don was asked specifically, but frankly, I wouldn't have said some of ...
Guzan howler costs Aston Villa against Man City    
Brad Guzan gifted Manchester City a goal in the third minute when he mis-hit a pass ...
MLS Week 8: Blunder extends NYCFC's doldrums    
Ghanaian international David Accam took advantage of a blunder by stand-in New York City FC keeper ...
What They're Saying: Bob Lilley    
"Rochester was ahead of the curve in the late 1990s and the rest of the country ...
SoccerGrlProbs takes first in venture tournament    
SoccerGrlProbs, started by a trio of Fairfield University's women's player, took first place in the for-profit ...
Garber vs. Klinsmann, different timetables and goals    
Speaking at the annual Associated Press Sports Editors talk, MLS commissioner Don Garber pressed his case ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives