Comerica Park to host AS Roma, Paris Saint-Germain F.C. soccer match

Posted at 4:54 PM, May 02, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-03 17:35:11-04

Soccer is coming to Detroit's Comerica Park!

The Detroit Tigers organization announced that AS Roma and Paris Saint-Germain F.C. will face off at the ballpark on July 19 in the 2017 International Champions Cup. 

This will be the first-ever soccer match played at Comerica. Tickets are expected to go on sale on May 16 starting at $25.

“We are thrilled to bring the first ever global soccer match to The District Detroit and Comerica Park by hosting the kickoff match of the highly competitive International Champions Cup,” said Christopher Ilitch, President & CEO of Ilitch Holdings, Inc, in a press release. “We are equally excited to showcase AS Roma and Paris Saint-Germain, two premier football clubs before a worldwide television audience. Having Paris and Roma in Detroit puts our community on a worldwide stage and provides just a taste of the incredible variety of world-class sports and entertainment in The District Detroit."

Check out the full announcement here: