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Chelsea Set Up Dream Final Against Real Madrid in International Champions Cup: Nightly Soccer Report

international champions cup 600x443 Chelsea Set Up Dream Final Against Real Madrid in International Champions Cup: Nightly Soccer Report

Chelsea’s Kevin de Bruyne and Andre Schurrle scored against AC Milan tonight in front of more than 39,000 fans in New York to send Jose Mourinho’s side into a dream final against Real Madrid in the International Champions Cup. The final will be played on Wednesday night at Sun Life Stadium in Miami to determine whether Chelsea or Jose Mourinho’s former team Real Madrid will win the inaugural International Champions Cup trophy.

The match-up between Jose Mourinho and Carlo Ancelotti is mouthwatering. But then you’ve also got some of the best players in the world including Cristiano Ronaldo, Fernando Torres, Xabi Alonso, Sergio Ramos, Eden Hazard, Frank Lampard, Oscar, Juan Mata and more.

Tickets are still available starting at $75 for a two-day pass to see all four games featuring world-class teams. Plus, included in the price of admission, is a Fan Fest on both days from 4-9pm where there’ll be food, alcohol, music and a chance to welcome the players as they enter the stadium.

If you don’t live in the area, the games will be shown live on television.

With Valencia defeating Inter Milan 4-0 earlier today, the schedule of matches for Tuesday and Wednesday in Miami are all set as follows (all times Eastern):

Tuesday, August 6

Juventus vs Inter Milan, 6:30pm — Seventh place game

Everton vs Valencia, 9pm — Fifth place game

Wednesday, August 7

LA Galaxy vs Milan, 6:30pm — Third place game

Chelsea vs Real Madrid, 9pm — Final

Kartik Krishnaiyer and I will be there on Tuesday and Wednesday covering the games and press conferences for World Soccer Talk. If you’re going, let us know in the comments section below.

Here are tonight’s world soccer news headlines:

International soccer

Premier League

Scottish Professional Football League

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The Nightly Soccer Report is tomorrow’s news today. It’s often tomorrow morning’s worldwide newspaper headlines that are published the night before. We do all the work for you, combing the Internet and aggregating the news for you. Read The Nightly Soccer Report on World Soccer Talk every night before bed, so you can stay on top of all the news that matters.


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Founder and publisher of World Soccer Talk, Christopher Harris is the managing editor of the site. He has been interviewed by The New York Times, The Guardian and several other publications. Plus he has made appearances on NPR, BBC World, CBC, BBC Five Live, talkSPORT and beIN SPORT. Harris, who has lived in Florida since 1984, has supported Swansea City since 1979. He's also an expert on soccer in South Florida, and got engaged during half-time of a MLS game. Harris launched EPL Talk in 2005, which was rebranded as World Soccer Talk in 2013.
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