— Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino, hosted the Miami United Team ahead of their encounter connecting Ronaldinho Gaucho and Adriano “The Emperor” Ribeiro in a soccer friendly between the Las Vegas City FC and Miami United.
Featured appearances were made by Ronaldinho Gaucho, Adriano, Alex, Zico, Valdir Espinosa, and company.
This genial kick off took place at the Sam Boyd Stadium on May 14th, 2016 at 5pm (PST). Las Vegas City FC was founded last year and is currently competing in the UPSL (United Premier Soccer League) which is the fifth division league of American soccer, while Miami United plays in the NPSL (National Premier Soccer League), the fourth division league.
In order to secure a place in the MLS (Major League Soccer) in the future, Las Vegas City delivered their elite roster for the friendly match with the purpose of introducing the team to the media and developing a general public following.
The club hopes to fulfill their goal of competing in the highest league of American soccer, the MLS! Las Vegas City plans to compete in the minor leagues, and once they develop enough of a following, go on to participate in the major leagues of the U.S., and secure strong growth.
Over 35,000 fans were in attendance to witness the Brazilian superstars face off! Together with the soccer stars, the participants made this an unforgettable and spectacular concurrence of sport and culture.
Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino is a 3,000 room hotel, casino, and convention center in Las Vegas, Nevada, and is home to a 74,000 square feet casino and the largest sports book in Las Vegas.
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