Scott Fowler

August 2, 2014 9:16 PM

Charlotte fans hungry for soccer

It was August and it was football, but you have never seen an exhibition quite like this one. Instead of an ultimately meaningless but somewhat entertaining Carolina Panthers football exhibition, this was an ultimately meaningless, somewhat entertaining and incredibly well-attended “futbol” exhibition between AC Milan and Liverpool, two of Europe’s best soccer clubs.

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