Media Credential Portals Now Open for All Summer Matches

Kickoff times have been set and media credential applications are now being accepted for all summer 2024 FC Series club soccer friendlies and partner matches. Media wishing to cover the events in person may request via the links below or on the accreditation page at The application deadline for each match is seven days before matchday; due to high demand, we encourage early submissions to ensure consideration. Media should also be advised that any outlet requesting credentials for the scheduled matches in Chapel Hill, N.C. (Manchester City vs. Celtic | July 23), South Bend, Ind. (Chelsea vs. Celtic | July 27), Atlanta (Chelsea vs. Club América | July 31) and/or Columbus, Ohio (Manchester City vs. Chelsea | Aug. 3) may apply for multiple matches using a single formCredential applications for Manchester City's FC Series exhibitions against AC Milan at Yankee Stadium (July 27) and FC Barcelona in Orlando (July 30) — each hosted in partnership with Soccer Champions Tour* — are available via unique, game-specific links. Please contact us at with any questions or concerns related to the matches listed below. FC Series credential terms and conditions are available here.

​​​​​​Manchester City vs Celtic — CLICK HERE TO APPLY
Date: Tuesday, July 23
Location: Kenan Stadium – Chapel Hill, NC
Time: 7 p.m. ET

Manchester City vs AC Milan* — CLICK HERE TO APPLY
Date: Saturday, July 27
Location: Yankee Stadium — New York, NY
Time: 6 p.m. ET

Chelsea vs Celtic — CLICK HERE TO APPLY
Date: Saturday, July 27
Location: Notre Dame Stadium – South Bend, IN
Time: 4 p.m. ET

Barcelona vs Manchester City* — CLICK HERE TO APPLY
Date: Tuesday, July 30
Location: Camping World Stadium – Orlando, FL
Time: 7 p.m. ET

Chelsea vs Club América — CLICK HERE TO APPLY
Date: Wednesday, July 31
Location: Mercedes-Benz Stadium – Atlanta, GA
Time: 7 p.m. ET

Manchester City vs Chelsea — CLICK HERE TO APPLY
Date: Saturday, August 3
Location: Ohio Stadium – Columbus, OH
Time: 5:30 p.m. ETShape

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DIRECTV Soccer Champions Tour brings together the world’s most iconic clubs for annual fixtures in major cities across North America. Created by the global investment firm Sixth Street to empower partner clubs to tap into the increasing demand for the sport in the United States, the summer series delivers thrilling matches at the country’s leading venues. Soccer Champions Tour partners with the global premium experiences company, Legends, and leading sports and live entertainment company, AEG, to curate the most in-demand matches across world football to inspire new and long-time supporters alike. For more information, visit, and follow @TheSCTour on Facebook, Instagram, TikTok and Twitter/X, for updates.

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