LA Galaxy to host Manchester United in July 23 international friendly at Rose Bowl

Galaxy to host Manchester United at Rose Bowl in July friendly

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The LA Galaxy announced on Tuesday that they will face English giants Manchester United this summer in an international friendly at the Rose Bowl on July 23.

“We are excited to take on Manchester United at the Rose Bowl Stadium this summer,” said LA president Chris Klein in a statement. “We look forward to playing a storied club at a storied venue. As the top club in North America, it is important for us to play big games and bring big events to the city of Los Angeles.”

LA Galaxy enfrentará en un partido amistoso al Manchester United en el Rose Bowl Stadium

LA Galaxy enfrentará en un partido amistoso al Manchester United en el Rose Bowl Stadium

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