AS Roma and Paris Saint-Germain FC to play soccer match in Detroit
Two of Europe's premier soccer -- or in their case football -- clubs will be playing a match this summer in Detroit.
Comerica Park will host AS Roma and Paris Saint-Germain F.C. on Wednesday, July 19.
"We are thrilled to bring the first ever global soccer match to The District Detroit and Comerica Park by hosting the kickoff match of the highly competitive International Champions Cup,” said Christopher Ilitch, President & CEO of Ilitch Holdings, Inc. “We are equally excited to showcase AS Roma and Paris Saint-Germain, two premier football clubs before a worldwide television audience. Having Paris and Roma in Detroit puts our community on a worldwide stage and provides just a taste of the incredible variety of world-class sports and entertainment in The District Detroit."
Tickets will start as low as $25 and go on sale to the general public beginning May 16. Fans can find all venue-specific and other ticket information at www.internationalchampionscup.com and tigers.com/soccer. For suite information, call 313-471-2222.
Here's how the field will be set up:
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