Summer Friendly Matches 2023

Summer Friendly Matches 2023

Every year your favorite clubs and national teams from across the globe play exhibition matches in North America in the summertime – after their main season. Clubs from the best European and American leagues face off in some fun matches before the new season hits. These friendly games give fans from Canada, the USA, and Mexico the opportunity to see some of the top clubs and players up close and personal without having to travel halfway across the globe. If you’ve been dying to see some of the top European club’s play – and you live here in North America – now’s your chance!

While there are always new friendlies being added to the schedule, here are some matches that you can add into your calendar now:


Saturday, July 8

          Millonarios vs Atletico Nacional -  Ft. Lauderdale, FL: 7:30 PM


Saturday, July 15

          San Antonio vs Sunderland – San Antonio, TX: 9:00PM


Wednesday, July 19

        MLS All-Star Team vs Arsenal – Washington, DC: 8:30 PM

        Chelsea vs Wrexham AFC - Chapel Hill, NC: 7:00 PM

        New Mexico United vs Sunderland – Albuquerque, NM: 9:00 PM


Friday, July 21

        North Carolina FC vs Sunderland – North Carolina, US: 7:00 PM


Saturday, July 22

        Manchester United vs Arsenal - E. Rutherford, NJ: 5:00 PM

        Chelsea vs Brighton - Philadelphia, PA: 7:00 PM

        LA Galaxy II vs Wrexham - Carson, CA: 4:30 PM

        Barcelona vs Juventus - Santa Clara, CA: TBD


Sunday, July 23

        Fulham vs Brentford - Philadelphia, PA: 4:00 PM

        Newcastle vs Aston Villa - Philadelphia, PA: 7:00 PM

        Real Madrid vs AC Milan - Pasadena, CA: TBD


Tuesday, July 25

        Manchester United academy vs Wrexham AFC - San Diego, CA: 4:30 PM


Wednesday, July 26

        Manchester United academy vs Wrexham AFC - San Diego, CA: 4:30 PM

        Fulham vs Aston Villa - Orlando, FL: 7:00 PM

        Crystal Palace vs Millonarios - Chicago, IL: 8:00 PM

        Chelsea vs Newcastle - Atlanta, GA: 8:15 PM

        Real Madrid vs Manchester United - Houston, TX: TBD

        Arsenal vs Barcelona - Inglewood, CA: TBD


Thursday, July 27

        Juventus vs AC Milan - Carson, CA: TBD

        San Diego Loyal vs Dortmund – San Diego, CA: 4:30 PM


Friday, July 28

        Brighton vs Newcastle - Harrison, NJ: 7:30 PM

        Philadelphia Union II vs Wrexham - Chester, PA: 7:30 PM


Saturday, July 29

        Real Madrid vs Barcelona - Arlington, TX: TBD


Sunday, July 30

        Aston Villa vs Brentford - Landover, MD: 12:00 PM

        Chelsea vs Fulham - Landover, MD: 2:45 PM

        Crystal Palace vs Sevilla - Detroit, MI: 7:00 PM

        Manchester United vs Dortmund - Las Vegas, NV: 8:00 PM


Tuesday, August 1

         AC Milan vs Barcelona - Las Vegas, NV: TBD


Wednesday, August 2

         Chelsea vs Dortmund - Chicago, IL: 8:30 PM

        Juventus vs Real Madrid - Orlando, FL: TBD


Saturday, August 5

         Atletico Madrid vs Sevilla - San Francisco, CA: 4:00 PM

         Real Sociedad vs Real Betis - San Francisco, CA: 7:00 PM


If you’re going to attend one of these friendly matches, you have to show up representing your team of choice! Head to to find yourself everything you’ll need from hats, scarves and shirts to represent your favorite clubs.


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