Manchester City Announce Summer Friendly Against Sporting Kansas City
Manchester City have scheduled a summer friendly against Sporting Kansas City, to be played at Sporting Park on July 23, 2014.
As of press time, it’ll be their first of several preseason friendlies in the States this summer. After playing 2013 MLS Cup champions Sporting Kansas City, Manchester City plays AC Milan on July 27 (Pittsburgh), Liverpool on July 30 (New York) and Olympiakos (Minneapolis) on August 2. Find out where to buy tickets for the International Champions Cup games.
Sergio Aguero said:
“Every time we visit the US, we’re always blown-away by the incredible reception we receive from our American fans. The whole team is looking forward to not only returning to the states this summer, but also to playing in Kansas for the first time.
“Having won the MLS title, Sporting Kansas City’s reputation for being formidable opponents is richly deserved. It’s sure to be a tough test and a fantastic game of football for the fans. We’ve heard a lot about the city, so it will be great to see what it has in store.”
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