Manchester United will play A.S. Roma at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on July 26 as part of the Guinness International Champions Cup, a preseason U.S. exhibition tour for high-profile international soccer teams.

The Fox-televised game in Denver will begin at 2 p.m. Tickets are available through Ticketmaster and at the Sports Authority Field box office.

"We are thrilled to host Manchester United and A.S. Roma — two of the world's top soccer clubs," Andy Gorchocv, the general manager of Stadium Management Co., said in a news release. "We are excited and honored to welcome both the teams and their great fans to Denver."

Meanwhile, the world No. 1-ranked U.S. women's national team will play No. 19 China on April 6 at Dick's Sporting Goods Park in Commerce City.

U.S. defender Heather Mitts, center, celebrated a second half goal during a game between the United States and Australia at Dicks Sports Good Park in
U.S. defender Heather Mitts, center, celebrated a second half goal during a game between the United States and Australia at Dicks Sports Good Park in Commerce City Sept. 19, 2012. (Karl Gehring, The Denver Post)

The friendly will be the Americans' 51st match against China. Team USA has played only Canada more often. The Americans are 30-8-12 against China all time and are off to a 3-0-0 start this season.

The U.S. women's national team played at Dick's Sporting Goods Park in 2008 against Brazil and in 2012 against Australia.



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