2016 International Champions Cup Schedule, Teams, Venues Confirmed

2016 International Champions Cup Schedule, Teams, Venues Confirmed: Once against Pre-season friendly tournament International Champions Cup or in short ICC Cup is back fro 2016 season. The dates of the competition are also confirmed with Teams and Venues details. This time, ICC Soccer Cup is played from 23rd July to 29th July 2016. This is a friendly tournament played between association football clubs. In 2016 season, ICC Cup is hosted in Melbourne, Australia, China, and United States.

International Champions Cup

Australian and Chinese fixtures for ICC have been confirmed while US edition to be confirmed on 22nd March 2016. Juventus, Tottenham, and Melbourne Victory teams have been confirmed in Dec 2015 while Man City is confirmed on 5 Feb 2016.

International Champions Cup Schedule:

Australia Edition Teams:

Atletico de Madrid, Juventus, Melbourne Victory, and Tottenham Hotspur

International Champions Cup

ICC 2016 Australia Schedule:

Date/TimeMatchVenue
23 July 2016
19:00 AEST
Melbourne Victory vs JuventusMelbourne
26 July 2016
20:00 AEST
Juventus vs TottenhamMelbourne
29 July 2016
20:00 AEST
Tottenham vs Atletico MadridMelbourne

Update: Melbourne City will host the ICC Soccer event till 2018 as confirmed in a deal between FFA and ICC Soccer. FFA has paid AUS$150 million (US$110 million) to secure the hosting rights.

USA Edition Teams: 

Real Madrid, FC Barcelona, Chelsea, PSG, Leicester City, AC Milan, Inter Milan, Bayern Munich, Celtic FC, & Liverpool FC

ICC 2016 North America Schedule:

Date/TimeMatchVenue
23 July/5:30 PM SSTCeltic vs Leicester CityGlasgow, Scotland
24 July/2 PM PDTInter Milan vs PSGEugene, Oregon
27 July/12:30 PM SSTReal Madrid vs PSGColumbus, Ohio
27 July/8:30 PM CDTBayern Munich vs AC MilanChicago, IL
27 July/8:30 PM PDTChelsea vs LiverpoolPasadena, CA
30 July/6:00 PM ISTCeltic vs BarcelonaDublin, Ireland
30 July/3:00PM EDTReal Madrid vs ChelseaTBA
30 July/5:00 PM EDTInter Milan vs Bayern MunichCharlotte, NC
30 July/7:00 PDTAC Milan vs LiverpoolSanta Clara, CA
30 July/12:00PM EDTPSG vs Leicester CityTBA
3 Aug/8:00 PM CESTBarcelona vs Leicester CityStockholm, Sweden
3 Aug/7:30 PM EDTBayern Munich vs Real MadridEast Rutherford, NJ
3 Aug/2:30 PM SSTAC Milan vs ChelseaMinneapolis, MN
8 Aug/12:00PM EDTLiverpool vs BarcelonaTBA
13 Aug/2:00 EDTInter Milan vs Celtic FCTBA

– China Edition Teams:

Only Man City is confirmed till now for China ICC edition. We will update more team names as announced.

Venues for ICC Soccer 2016:

  • Autzen Stadium, Eugene, Oregon
  • Aviva Stadium, Dublin
  • Bank of America Stadium, Charlotte, NC
  • Celtic Park, Glasgow
  • Friends Arena, Stockholm, Sweden
  • Levi’s Stadium, Santa Clara, CA
  • Metlife Stadium, East Rutherford, NJ
  • Ohio Stadium, Columbus, Ohio
  • Rose Bowl Stadium, Pasadena, CA
  • Soldier Field, Chicago, IL
  • US Bank Stadium, Minneapolis, MN
  • Melbourne Cricket Ground, Australia

Details:

  • Teams Invited for USA Edition: Leicester City, Chelsea, Liverpool, Real Madrid, Bayern Munich, Celtic, PSG, Inter Milan, Club America and 2 MLS Teams
  • 26 July to 07 August 2016 (Full Fixtures will be announced on 22 March)
  • Every team will play 3 matches in round robin event with 2 teams competing in the final.