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posted: 5/16/2012 10:05 PM

Wrigley Field to host international soccer match

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By Daily Herald News Services

Soccer will return to Wrigley Field when Italy's AS Roma and Poland's Zaglebie Lubin square off for an international "Friendly at the Confines" at 2:30 p.m. July 22.

It will be the first soccer game at Wrigley since 1984, when the Chicago Sting beat the Vancouver Whitecaps 3-1. The match kicks off the first leg of AS Roma's United States Tour, with additional stops scheduled for Boston and New York.

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Tickets for the Wrigley soccer match will go on sale at 10 a.m. May 24 at Tickets range from $25 to $110 (tax included), with the majority of seats listed at $50 or less.

The playing field will run from Wrigley Field's third base dugout to right field, similar to the football field layout during the 2010 college football game between Northwestern and Illinois.

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