May 24, 2011
CITY WILL BE BY THE BAY
FA Cup winners to play Club America in SF
SAN FRANCISCO--- – FA Cup winners Manchester City and Club America will face each other on Saturday, July 16 (8:00 p.m. ET) at AT&T Park in San Francisco, Calif. as part of the 2011 Herbalife World Football Challenge.
The San Francisco event will mark both clubs’ first match in the WFC.
Manchester City will play a total of three games as part of the Herbalife World Football Challenge. The club will begin their participation in the event on July 16 in San Francisco, before traveling on to Vancouver on July 18 to face MLS’ Vancouver Whitecaps FC at Empire Field. Manchester City round out their matches on July 24 in Carson, Calif., where they will visit the LA Galaxy at The Home Depot Center.
Following their match in San Francisco against Manchester City, Club America will also face FC Barcelona on August 6 at Arlington’s Cowboys Stadium.
2011 Herbalife World Football Challenge
Date Game Venue City Time (ET)
July 13 NE Revolution vs. Manchester United Gillette Stadium Foxborough, MA 8:00 p.m.
July 16 LA Galaxy vs. Real Madrid LA Memorial Coliseum Los Angeles, CA 10:00 p.m.
July 16 Club America vs. Manchester City AT&T Park San Francisco, CA 8:00 p.m.
July 18 Vancouver Whitecaps FC vs. Manchester City Empire Field Vancouver, BC 10:00 p.m.
July 20 CD Guadalajara vs. Real Madrid Qualcomm Stadium San Diego, CA 11:00 p.m.
July 23 Chicago Fire vs. Manchester United Soldier Field Chicago, IL 5:00 p.m.
July 23 Philadelphia Union vs. Real Madrid Lincoln Financial Field Philadelphia, PA 9:00 p.m.
July 24 LA Galaxy vs. Manchester City The Home Depot Center Carson, CA 4:00 p.m.
July 30 FC Barcelona vs. Manchester United FedExField Landover, MD 7:00 p.m.
Aug. 3 FC Barcelona vs. CD Guadalajara Sun Life Stadium Miami, FL 8:00 p.m.
Aug. 6 FC Barcelona vs. Club America Cowboys Stadium Arlington, TX 4:00 p.m.