LA Galaxy to host Inter Milan on August 7

European Champions to Visit The Home Depot Center for the First Time; Tickets Available Through

The LA Galaxy announced today that the club will host newly crowned European
champions Inter Milan in an international friendly at The Home Depot Center on
Saturday, August 7. This is the second consecutive season in which the Galaxy
will host the reigning UEFA Champions League winners. In August 2009, the club
fell 2-1 to FC Barcelona in front of 93,137 fans at the Rose

The match against the Nerazzuri (the black and blues) will
kick-off at 7:30 p.m. and is included in all Galaxy full season ticket plans as
Bonus Game C. A special ticket pre-sale for all full season ticket holders is
underway now, with a ticket package pre-sale for all fans beginning this
Thursday, May 27 at 10 a.m. Tickets will go on sale to the general public at a future date, with tickets starting
at just $50.

“We have always said that it is our
ambition to give our fans exciting games that further enhance the experience of
being an LA Galaxy fan and bringing the champions of Europe to The Home Depot Center certainly fits that
vision,” Galaxy President of Business Operations Tom Payne said. “This is the
second consecutive season in which we have brought the Champions League winners
to Southern California and just like last year,
we are anticipating another unbelievable evening for our team and our

Inter, who have won each of the last
five Serie A titles, are one of the world’s most popular and accomplished clubs.
They are coming off the most successful season in club history, capturing both
the Serie A and Coppa Italia championships. On Saturday, they completed the
treble, becoming just the sixth team in European history to accomplish the feat,
by defeating Bayern Munich 2-0 at the UEFA Champions League Final in Madrid.

Inter Milan will travel to Los
Angeles with their complete squad of stars, which currently includes many World
Cup-bound superstars such as Argentina’s Diego Milito, who scored both Inter
goals in Saturday’s Champions League Final, and Walter Samuel, Brazil’s Julio
Cesar, Lucio and Maicon, Cameroon’s Samuel Eto’o, Ghana’s Sulley Muntari,
Holland’s Wesley Sneijder, David Suazo of Honduras and Serbia’s Dejan Stankovic.
They also feature 2006 FIFA World Cup winner Marco Materazzi, former Italian
international goalkeeper Francesco Toldo, Argentina internationals Esteban
Cambiasso and Javier Zanetti, the current Inter captain, as well as a host of
additional international stars.

The match against Inter will be the
Galaxy’s third international friendly played The Home Depot Center this year.
They played to a 0-0 draw with CD Aguila of El
Salvador on March 21 and defeated Boca Juniors
of Argentina 1-0 on Sunday evening. LA also defeated Puntarenas FC of
Costa Rica 1-0 at Titan
Stadium in Fullerton,
Calif. on March

For more information about this
game, please contact the Galaxy by calling 1-877-3GALAXY (342-5299) or by

About LA

One of Major League Soccer’s (MLS)
original clubs, the LA Galaxy were founded on June 15, 1994 and play all of the
club’s home games at The Home Depot Center on the campus of California State University - Dominguez Hills in Carson, Calif. Boasting a host of top national and
international stars, the Galaxy are one of the premier teams in MLS history,
having won the MLS Cup in 2002 and 2005, while also claiming the U.S. Open Cup
title in 2001 and 2005 and the 2000 CONCACAF Champions Cup. The 16 teams that
comprise MLS are: the Chicago Fire, Club Deportivo Chivas USA, Colorado Rapids,
Columbus Crew, D.C. United, FC Dallas, Houston Dynamo, Kansas City Wizards,
Galaxy, New England Revolution, Philadelphia Union, Real Salt Lake, Red Bull New
York, San Jose Earthquakes, Seattle Sounders FC and Toronto FC. For more
information or to order tickets, please call the Galaxy ticket office toll-free
at 1-877-3GALAXY or visit the club’s official website at

About Inter

F.C. Internazionale Milan is a
professional football club in Italy founded 102 years ago. They
play their home game in the Stadio Giuseppe Meazza, also known as the San Siro,
an 80,074-capacity venue that opened in 1926. Known as Il Nerrazurri, the black and blue, for the
colors on their logo and jersey, they are the only club never to have been
relegated from the Italian Serie A. Inter have won 18 Serie A titles, including
each of the last five (2005-06 to 2009-10) while also claiming the Coppa Italia
six times and the Supercoppa Italiana four times. Inter have also experienced
great success in European competitions, winning the European Cup (now UEFA
Champions League) three times, including this year’s competition and the UEFA
Cup (now Europa League) three times as well. For more information about the
club, please visit their official website at