Candlestick Park Game – Real Madrid and Mexico’s Club America

Posted by on Aug 05, 2010 | Leave a Comment

Candlestick Park formally known as Candlestick or just The Stick is a stadium for outdoor sports, situated at Candlestick Point on the western shore of the San Francisco Bay in California. In the recent time, it is the home field of the San Francisco 49ers NFL team. There are number of football match lover visited this stadium on Wednesday 4th August 2010 to see the Candlestick Park Game that played between Real Madrid and Mexico’s Club America.

Real Madrid and Mexico’s Club America had played the first San Francisco 49ers match at San Francisco’s Candlestick Park on Wednesday 4th August 2010. Many of the 47,338 fans came to see Los Merengues and their many stars, including Cristiano Ronaldo, Kaká and Spain’s World Cup champions Iker Casillas, Xabi Alonso and Sergio Ramos at Candlestick Park on Wednesday night. Rather than take part in the exhibition against Club America, the others stayed in Los Angeles to train.

Mexico’s Club America has played in San Francisco many times, but it was the first time Real Madrid’s soccer powerhouse was appearing in the Bay Area for the first time since the mid-1980s. Real Madrid is known as the world’s top soccer club with 10 players participating in this year’s World Cup.

During the exhibition Real Madrid won 3-2 on a 23-yard free kick by Ronaldo in the 82nd minute at Candlestick Park. Led by legendary coach Jose Mourinho, Real Madrid features a who’s who of worldwide soccer superstars including Portuguese National Team Captain Cristiano Ronaldo, Spanish goalkeeper Iker Casillas, Brazilian midfielder Kaka, Argentine forward Gonzalo Higuain and Dutch midfielder Rafael Van der Vaart, among others.

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