Major League Soccer To Organize World Cup Warm-Up Matches
Major League Soccer will organize a "Road to Brazil" series of int'l tune-up matches head of the World Cup in Brazil. The participants will include Spain, Nigeria, Ivory Coast, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Greece and Honduras. The matches will take place between May 27 and June 10 and will be organized by Soccer United Marketing, the league's commercial arm (MLS). FOOTBALL ESPANA reported Spain will play matches against Nigeria, Ivory Coast, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Greece and Honduras. Spain begins its World Cup Group B campaign "with a game against the Netherlands on June 13 in Salvador" (FOOTBALL ESPANA, 2/4).