When Real Madrid played the Los Angeles Galaxy in 2005, they brought a star-studded lineup that included stars like Ronaldo, David Beckham, Zinedine Zidane, Roberto Carlos and Luís Figo.
Five years later, the faces have changed, but Real Madrid will once again bring an all-star cast when they return to California next month on tour. Real Madrid will be bringing along their biggest names, Cristiano Ronaldo, Kaka, and World Cup winners Iker Casillas, Xabi Alonso, Sergio Ramos and Álvaro Arbeloa.
Other notable names on the list include Argentine internationals Gonzalo Higuaín, Fernando Gago and Ángel di María; Dutch midfielder Rafael van der Vaart; and France standouts Karim Benzema and Lassana Diarra.
Real Madrid will play two games in their U.S. tour. First they will play Mexico City powerhouse Club América at San Francisco’s Candlestick Park on August 4th (Buy Real Madrid v Club America Tickets), then they will travel back to LA to meet the Galaxy at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena on Aug. 7. Buy Galaxy v Real Madrid Tickets