Monday, August 2, 2010

Bruce Arena to be Honored Before U.S. Friendly Against Brazil at the New Meadowlands Stadium

Galaxy General Manager and Head Coach Bruce Arena will be honored along with the rest of the National Soccer Hall of Fame's 2010 Induction Class ahead of the U.S. friendly against Brazil on Tuesday, August 10 at the New Meadowlands Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J. Arena was named to the Hall of Fame class in January, earning 78 percent of the votes on the Hall of Fame's Builder Ballot.

Arena will be joined by Thomas Dooley, Preki and Kyle Rote Jr. in the Hall of Fame's Class of 2010.

The quartet will be honored in a private ceremony that will take place at 4 p.m. (ET), and will be followed by a reception for the new inductees, Hall of Famers, and invited guests. They will then be honored again, this time on the field, prior to kickoff.

The game will be shown live on ESPN2 and Univision, starting at 5 p.m. (PT).

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