CHICAGO (CBS) — The Concacaf Gold Cup buzz has hit Chicago in anticipation to Sunday’s final game at Soldier Field, with a fan experience at Union Station.
That’s where they’ll find 10,000 square feet of fun where fans can test their soccer skills.READ MORE: 'John Doe' Who Accused Former Blackhawks Video Coach Brad Aldrich Of Sexual Abuse Identifies Himself As Kyle Beach
Arlington Heights native and former Chicago Fire striker Brian McBride, who won the 2002 Concacaf Gold Cup MVP, said it’s great to have it back in Chicago.
“The understanding of sports in this city and the support is so fantastic that having this Gold Cup final here is so much fun. And happy to be a part of it,” said McBride.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Showers Coming Thursday
“We keep coming back to Chicago because the fans really support the sport,” said Concacaf Chief Commercial Officer Heidi Pellerano. “And it also exemplifies the diversity of our region as well so we’re really excited to be back for our third edition.”MORE NEWS: View Live Radar
The Gold Cup Station will be open through Sunday, free of charge. The Gold Cup final takes place on Sunday at Soldier Field.