ICC 2016 schedule announced: Leicester, Liverpool, Chelsea coming to USA


The eight teams who will take part in the 2016 International Champions Cup tournament in North America were announced on Tuesday, and three Premier League teams are coming to the USA.

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Leicester City, Liverpool and Chelsea will all feature in cities across North America this summer, with the burgeoning tournament taking place in China, Australia and Europe with a total of 17 teams to be announced as competitors in the ICC’s fourth tournament after it began in 2013.

The North American leg of the tournament will run from July 23 until Aug. 13, with both Celtic and Barcelona not scheduled to leave Europe but will still compete in the North American section.

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Real Madrid, Paris Saint-Germain, Inter Milan, AC Milan and Bayern Munich will play games in North America as the schedule was revealed in New York City at a press conference on Tuesday.

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Below is a full schedule for the games this summer.


Celtic vs. Leicester City – Celtic Park, Glasgow, Scotland: July 23

Inter Milan vs. Paris Saint-Germain – Autzen Stadium, Eugene, Oregon: July 24

Real Madrid vs. Paris Saint-Germain – Ohio Stadium, Columbus, Ohio: July 27

Bayern Munich vs. AC Milan – Solider Field, Chicago, Illinois: July 27

Chelsea vs. Liverpool – Rose Bowl, Pasadena, California: July 27

AC Milan vs. Liverpool – Levi’s Stadium, Santa Clara, California: July 30

Real Madrid vs. Chelsea – Michigan Stadium, Ann Arbor, Michigan: July 30

Inter Milan vs. Bayern Munich – Bank of America Stadium, Charlotte, NC: July 30

Paris Saint-Germain vs. Leicester City – Rose Bowl, Pasadena, Los Angeles, CA: July 30

Celtic vs. Barcelona – Aviva Stadium, Dublin, Ireland: July 30

Bayern Munich vs. Real Madrid – MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, NJ: Aug. 3

AC Milan vs. Chelsea – U.S. Bank Stadium, Minneapolis, MN: Aug. 3

Barcelona vs. Leicester City – Friends Arena, Stockholm, Sweden: Aug. 3

Liverpool vs. Barcelona – European venue TBA: Aug. 6

Inter Milan vs. Celtic – European venue TBA: Aug. 13