ST. LOUIS (KSDK) - Famed European soccer clubs Real Madrid and Inter Milan will visit St. Louis this summer to play an exhibition match at the Edward Jones Dome.
The St. Louis Convention & Visitors Commission made the formal announcement Thursday. A natural turf field will be installed in the stadium and configured in such a way to accommodate 67,000 spectators.
The game will take place Saturday, August 10 at 1 p.m. Tickets will go on sale Monday, July 1 at 9 a.m. and will be available through Ticketmaster with prices ranging between $40 and $225.
Real Madrid has won 32 Spanish La Liga titles, 19 Copa del Rey titles and 9 European Champions. Inter Milan has won 18 Italian Serie A titles, 7 Coppa Italia titles and 3 European Championships.
In May, Manchester City and Chelsea played an exhibition game at Busch Stadium, drawing a sell-out crowd of 48,263 fans.