Vissel Kobe took on the American Major League Soccer (MLS) team LAFC in the second game of its first of a kind preseason US Tour, which was held in LA at LAFC's recently opened Banc of California Stadium.
In the second game of Vissel Kobe's preseason tour, which saw World Cup winners Iniesta, Villa and Podolski playing together for the first time since they joined Vissel Kobe, the team took on LAFC in a friendly match. To cheer on and experience the excitement of Rakuten's own soccer team, 100 lucky employees from the Bay Area were invited to watch the match. Find out:
- What made the day so special for the employees;
- How Vissel Kobe was welcomed in LA, even picking up new fans;
- And how the friendly match went!
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