"It is an honor to be taking part in the MLS All-Star Game this July. The club has a strong global fan base and we are working hard to increase our international exposure as well as help the game
develop at grassroots level across North America."
-- Scott Duxbury
, CEO of English Premier League club West Ham United, which will face the MLS All-Stars July 24 in Toronto in the
2008 MLS All-Star Game. West Ham is currently in 10th place of the EPL.