In what will be one of the best battles of all time, the 2017 MLS All-Star Game is definitely turning up the heat with a line up of the nation’s top players to Chicago for their match against Real Madrid Match, which is scheduled for Wednesday, 2nd August 2017.
Following the tradition, the 2017 All-Star Game will see the All-Stars locking horns with a top tier international club, which for the year 2017 will be Real Madrid. And with the kind of cache, they have in the recent times, especially considering the fact that they are coming off of their second consecutive win of the Champions League title. The match, according to the schedule, will begin with the blow of the whistle at 7.30pm.
What will seem to disappoint the fans is the fact that the Real Madrid hero Cristiano Ronaldo, the reigning FIFA World Player of the Year will not be making it to the court for the game. The reason for his absence is yet to be known.
The All-Star game will have the Chicago Fire team heavily represented with players like Nemanja Nikolic playing Forward, Midfielders Dax McCarty and Bastian Schweinsteiger, and Johan Kappelhof as the defender. All the four players come from the Chicago Fire’s and are expected to make the run towards victory. The Chicago Fire has been at the top of their game as they currently stand at the second position in the Eastern Conference standings. The Toronto FC team leads by just one game according to the standings.
With less than 24 hours left for one of the best sights in All Stars game history, fans have started to flock in huge numbers to witness both, the match and the training sessions for tomorrows match.
For those of you who are looking to be there, there is sad news, as the tickets for the match have reportedly been sold out. But a resale of tickets that range between $250 and $600 is currently going on at Ticketmaster.