Miller park to host a soccer game


Fans of Miller Park are accustomed to watching baseball, but later this summer summer they will get a chance to take in some soccer.

"Atlas Futbol Club of Mexican Liga MX and Newcastle United Football Club of the English Premier League will meet in Milwaukee on Tuesday, July 14, at 8 p.m. CT for the second professional soccer match at the home of the Brewers," according to

Miller Park hosted a soccer match in 2014 and it went well, which prompted the venue to seek out this year’s game.

“After the success of last year’s match, we are thrilled to bring world-class professional soccer back to Miller Park,” Brewers COO Rick Schlesinger said. “It is another great opportunity to showcase our facility’s unique ability to host a multitude of events.”


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