LANDOVER, MD - SEPTEMBER 11: FedEx Field is shown during ceremonies before the season-opening game between the Washington Redskins and the New York Giants at FedEx Field on September 11, 2011 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)
FedEx Field could host a friendly match-up between USA and Brazil soccer.
International soccer friendlies have had matches all over the world and it sounds like a match up between the U.S. Men's soccer team and the Brazilian soccer team could take place in FedEx Field, according to Steven Goff of the Washington Post.
Getting word USA vs Brazil friendly set for May 30 at FedEx Field in DC area. Tickets on sale in two weeks. Awaiting announcement #usmnt— Steven Goff (@SoccerInsider) February 1, 2012
The U.S. Soccer Federation is close to finalizing men's national team friendlies in May against Brazil at FedEx Field in Landover, Md., and Scotland at a venue to be determined, the Insider has learned.
The USSF would also like to schedule a third match before World Cup qualifying begins in early June, with an away friendly being suggested. No details have surfaced concerning that location.
FedEx field holds over 80,000 people and has hosted events other than the Washington Redskins, including the Army Vs. Navy NCAA football game.
For more on the potential of USA Vs. Brazil soccer coming to FedEx Field, stay tuned to SB Nation DC.