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Monaco, Atletico Nacional Kick Off Miami's "Summer of Soccer"

Monaco, Atletico Nacional Kick Off Miami's

UEFA Champions League-bound AS Monaco and Colombian champion Atletico Nacional kick off Miami's Summer of Soccer tonight at Marlins Park.

Monaco brings along international stars like Joao Moutinho (Portugal), Dimitar Berbatov (Bulgaria), and Colombian striker Radamel Falcao, who's endorsing David Beckham's plan to bring Major League Soccer to Miami.

Also today, the City of Miami is also announcing that legends from Real Madrid and Barcelona will face off in Marlins Park in September. Luis Figo, Fabio Cannavaro, and Steve McManaman headline Real Madrid's star-studded side. Ludovic Giuly and Deco are among the one-time stars lining up for Barcelona.

Sun Life Stadium is gearing up to host a pair of top-drawer friendlies this summer. The stadium will host the International Champions Cup final on August 4th and will be the site of a friendly between Brazil and Colombia on September 5th.

(PHOTO: Michael Regan / 2013 Getty Images)

 

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