SUMMER FRIENDLY UPDATE: INTER MILAN v MAN CITY IN BALTIMORE

SUMMER FRIENDLY UPDATE: INTER MILAN v MANCHESTER CITY TO MEET IN BALTIMORE

European club soccer makes a return to Baltimore’s M&T Bank Stadium as Manchester City will face Serie A titans Internazionale Milan on July 31.

The match will be officially announced on Monday at a press conference in Baltimore.

Organizers will be hoping to repeat the success of last summers glamor friendly between Chelsea and AC Milan at M&T Bank Stadium, which drew a sell-out crowd of 71,000.

The Stadium is a finalist to be a venue in the United States Soccer Federations bid to host the 2018 or 2022 World Cup.

This is the first North American match announced regarding this summer for Inter Milan, a team which is one of the most popular, successful, lucrative in the world. Managed by Jose Mourinho, one of the most unique personalities in the game, Inter will looking to win their first European Champions League Final on May 22 and are poised become Serie A Champions for as a 5th consecutive year.

The Baltimore match is the fourth scheduled match of Manchester City’s North American summer tour. City, who finished 5th in the Premier League, will play two matches at the New York Football Challenge at Red Bull Arena in Harrison NJ from July 22-25, then take on Mexican power Club America July 28 at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta, before heading to Baltimore to take on Inter.

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