The Florida Cup is back! The city’s traditional football event will take place in June.July 2021, with 3 major European teams participating. In this version we will not have Brazilian teams.
With a high vaccination rate in the United States and flexibility in anti-coronavirus measures being expanded and enabling a gradual resumption of sporting events, the Florida Cup promises a great and safe event.
Major American sports leagues such as the NBA, NHL, MLB, and MLS, among others, already have an audience present and some stadiums are already operating at full capacity. This ensures greater security with the protocols that everyone follows.
The Florida Cup will be held on July 25-28 with two-round matches in Camping World Stadium With English teams Arsenal, Everton, Inter Milan (Italy) and Melonarios FC (Colombia).
The dates have changed, but the essence of the Florida Cup remains the same. We are delighted to be able to bring the best international clubs to Orlando and continue to connect Europe and South America once again at this summer’s event.” said Ricardo Villar (CEO of the Florida Cup).
“We hope to provide an exceptional training experience for the participating clubs while providing a unique and exciting week of entertainment for local fans and club fans.“, Completed.
Florida Cup 2021 Games
On the first night of the event, on 25 July (Sunday), Inter Milan will face Arsenal and then Everton will play Melonarius FC. The winners compete for the 2021 Florida Cup on July 28 (Wednesday) and other teams also play on the same day.
There are four strong teams that will be part of this year’s event, we have Brazilian players in teams like Willian from Arsenal and Richarlison from Everton, which also includes James Rodriguez and Leri Mina. Arsenal now owns the striker Aubameyang and at Inter the most prominent player is Arturo Vidal.
“We are pleased to see our pre-season plans escalate with the announcement of our trip to the United States for the Florida Cup. The tournament features three good teams that will provide a strong opposition.
In addition to training, the Orlando facilities will provide a key environment for our preparations for the upcoming season.”And the Arsenal coach Mikel Arteta said.
“We are very excited to play the Florida Cup this year alongside three of the most famous and talented clubs in Europe, including Everton, superstars James Rodriguez and Yerry Mina.
It is a challenge and an important occasion as we celebrate 75 years of history in Columbia and look forward to competing in front of our fans in Orlando.”And the Enrique Camacho (Chairman of Team Millionaires) spoke.
“We couldn’t be happier to add the Florida Cup to our training schedule as we continue our Scudetto celebrations in the United States.
Every club is excited to travel to Orlando for challenging matches and we look forward to the opportunity to celebrate alongside the many American fans.”And the contou Giuseppe Marotta (CEO of Sport, FC Internazionale Milano).
Universal Orlando Resort continues to partner with the event and will also receive activities to be announced later.
Tickets will be on sale from June 3 at Florida Cup official website.
As soon as more information is revealed, we will bring it here on the website and our social networks.
Photos: Florida Cup disclosure
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