MIAMI, FL (August 1, 2013) – With less than one week away from the biggest collection of soccer talent ever seen in the United States, RSE Ventures and Relevent Sports announced a series of awards and events designed to enhance the fan experience at the Guinness International Champions Cup on August 6-7 at Sun Life Stadium. Eight teams will vie for the first-ever prestigious Guinness International Champions Cup Trophy created by Tiffany & Co, while fans can take part in the inaugural Guinness International Champions Cup Fan Fest in the Grand Plaza.
The ICC Fan Fest is a free event in conjunction with the International Champions Cup and will run from 3:00-9:00 p.m. Parking on both days of the tournament (August 6-7) will be $20. The ICC Fan Fest will be highlighted by the player arrival parade, where every player from each team will march through the crowd and greet fans as they enter Sun Life Stadium. Fans can also take part in an international soccer experience, celebrating the four nations, Italy, Spain, England and the United States, who have teams participating in the tournament.
Throughout the Grand Plaza, there will be multiple interactive soccer experiences, ranging from video games to bubble soccer and human foosball fields as well as photo stations where fans can emulate their favorite players, and share their experience friends and family around the world.
The Guinness Black Lager Beer Garden will be featured within the Grand Plaza, offering free tastings of Guinness Black Lager. There will also be various food and cultural experiences representative of the nation’s participating in the tournament and the main stage will feature musical performances, DJs and live entertainment.
The tournament, which features Real Madrid, Chelsea, Inter Milan, Juventus, A.C. Milan, Everton, Valencia and the LA Galaxy, will showcase their most recognizable international stars including Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid), Sergio Ramos (Real Madrid), Mario Balotelli (A.C. Milan), Juan Mata (Chelsea), Carlos Tevez (Juventus), Esteban Cambiasso (Inter Milan), Landon Donovan (LA Galaxy), Robbie Keane (LA Galaxy), Ever Banega (Valencia), Andres Guardado (Valencia) and Marouane Fellaini (Everton).
For more information and to purchase tickets, visit www.internationalchampionscup.com.
About Relevent Sports
Relevent Sports brings the excitement and intensity of international soccer to the United States by showcasing the best clubs in the world through premier tournaments and events. Going beyond the game, Relevent provides an innovative approach to building international soccer presence by utilizing brand development, grassroots planning, corporate sponsors, international touring and philanthropic initiatives for the soccer organizations.
About RSE Ventures
Founded in 2012 by Stephen M. Ross and Matt Higgins, RSE Ventures operates in four interrelated verticals: Sports, Entertainment, Digital, and New Ventures. The company’s growing roster of companies, venues and events includes the NFL’s Miami Dolphins, Sun Life Stadium, Relevent Sports and Insignia Sports & Entertainment.