Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018 -- There will be no post-World Cup soccer blues in Phoenix this year.
On Tuesday morning, Manchester United announced it will face Club America on July 19 at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale.
The July 19 date is on a Thursday and just four days after the conclusion of the 2018 World Cup. Depending on results from the World Cup, a few notable players may be missing from Manchester United and Club America.
The last time a team of this magnitude played in Phoenix, Real Madrid defeated LA Galaxy 3-1 in front of 39,992 fans.
Manchester United also announced an additional play date on July 22 in Santa Clara.