Originally posted on FatManWriting  |  Last updated 8/2/13
Lucas Oil Stadium is home to the Indianapolis Colts of the National Football League, but Thursday night the venue was loaded up with football-- excuse me, futbol--fans of a different sort. Close to 42,000 soccer fans packed the stadium to watch Chelsea and Inter Milan play for the Guinness International Champions Cup. Soccer has long been one of the most popular sports in the world, but has lingered in the backs of the minds of American sports fans for sometime. However, in recent years the sport has been steadily establishing a foothold in the U.S. More and more high schools feature teams as do most colleges. Major League Soccer has been growing in popularity and even fair weather fans are riveted to their screens when the U.S. plays in the World Cup. Of course when it comes to seeing some of the best in the world play it isn't too easy. Yeah, you can probably find games on cable somewhere and record them, but the chance to see them live just isn't possible without ...
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