MILAN ITALY - JANUARY 23: Robinho of AC Milan is challenged by Maximiliano Pellegrino of AC Cesena during the Serie A match between AC Milan and AC Cesena at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on January 23 2011 in Milan Italy. (Photo by Valerio Pennicino/Getty Images)
AC Milan and Real Madrid do battle on Wednesday at venerable Yankee Stadium.
Soccer, or should I say futbol, is coming to Yankee Stadium.
On Wednesday night in the Bronx, AC Milan and Real Madrid will square off in an event sure to draw quite a few excited spectators. The game is part of the 2012 Herbalife World Football Challenge.
AC MIlan comes into the match fresh off of a victory against Chelsea FC 1-0 back on July 28 in Miami. Real Madrid is even hotter after torching the L.A. Galaxy 5-1 on August 2 before dispatching Santos Laguna 2-1 in Las Vegas on Sunday.
The starting lineups are all set on both sides, and are as follows:
Striker: Gonzalo Higuain
Forwards: Christiano Ronaldo, Mesut Ozil, Jese
Midfielders: Esteban Granedo, Xabi Alonso
Defensemen: Fabio Coentrao, Raul Albiol, Raphael Varane, Alvaro Arbeloa
Goaltender: Iker Casillas
Striker: Robinho, Stephan El Shaarawy
Forwards: Antonio Cassano
Goaltender: Marco Amelia