Real Madrid will face Celtic in the final friendly match of the World Football Challenge on Saturday afternoon. The game, played at Lincoln Financial Field, will see the champions of Spain take on the champions of Scotland. Complete schedule, TV and online streaming information is below.
Neither team is a stranger to Philadelphia: Celtic lost to the Philadelphia Union 1-0 in 2010, and Real Madrid beat the Union 2-1 in 2011. Real Madrid is tuning up for the La Liga season, which begins Sunday, Aug. 19. For their part, Celtic is warming up for a UEFA Champions League playoff, hoping to earn a ticket to the group phase. With both teams looking to perfect their form for upcoming events, the friendly game should see plenty of action for Philadelphia soccer fans to enjoy.
Location: Lincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia, PA
Time: 1:30 p.m. ET with kickoff approximately 1:55 p.m.
Television Coverage: ESPN2 and ESPN Deportes
Online Streaming: WatchESPN.com