Category Archives: World Football Challenge

Champions Real Madrid, Juventus set for summer showdown in Las Vegas

Real Madrid and Juventus will be going head-to-head in this summer's World Football Challenge, but they won't be doing so in an established MLS market. They'll be doing it in Vegas, baby. The newly crowned Spanish and Italian champions will … Continue reading »

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Chelsea’s USA tour adds stops in NYC, Miami as part of World Football Challenge

  Chelsea's tour of the United States has added confirmed dates in New York and Miami to the stops in Seattle and Philadelphia. Major League Soccer announced on Monday that Chelsea will play Paris St. Germain at Yankee Stadium on … Continue reading »

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World Football Challenge back for 2012

The World Football Challenge is returning for another slate of international club friendlies across North America. As of now, the only matches officially part of the WFC are Chelsea's clash with the Seattle Sounders at CenturyLink Field on July 18 … Continue reading »

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Barcelona loses big to Chivas in WFC

By FRANCO PANIZO If Barcelona planned to bounce back from the loss suffered to Manchester United in its World Football Challenge opener, it failed miserably. Barcelona was stunned by Guadalajara on Wednesday night, losing 4-1 to the Mexican club in front of a … Continue reading »

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Manchester United tops Barcelona before record crowd

     Photo by Brad Smith/ISIphotos.com     By THOMAS FLOYD     LANDOVER, Md. – Falling to FC Barcelona in May's Champions League final surely still hurts for Manchester United — it's unlikely that sting will fade any time … Continue reading »

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Manchester City ousts Whitecaps in fourth match of WFC

The fourth match of the 2011 World Football Challenge took place in Vancouver on Monday night, and though the Vancouver Whitecaps gave their fans hope of a win, it was Manchester City that wound up victorious. Manchester City defeated the … Continue reading »

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