Houston to host Manchester City, Manchester United at NRG Stadium

Manchester City and Manchester United will face off at NRG Stadium this summer. But are they the most valuable franchises to play at NRG?

HOUSTON - Houston will play host to two international soccer teams this summer when Manchester United F.C. and Manchester City F.C. face off in the Manchester Derby.

The match is set for 8:30 p.m. July 20 at NRG Stadium.

Manchester United and Manchester City’s rivalry dates back to 1881 and have played the Manchester Derby rivalry match 173 times. This upcoming match marks the first Manchester Derby played outside of the United Kingdom in the rivalry’s 136-year history.

Both teams have won a combined 24 English Premier League titles, including seven of the last 10.

Tickets will go on sale beginning May 23. For more information, visit www.internationalchampionscup.com.

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