Last week, incoming Real Madrid C.F. president Florentino Perez promised to 'return hope and excitement' to his club. His speech set off a frenzy of speculation as to whom the club would sign. The first big splash has now occurred as Real Madrid tonight announced the signing of 27-year-old Brazilian superstar Kaka. That's quite a start!
By now, you know that Kaka and his new Real Madrid teammates will be in town August 9 to face D.C. United. Click here to buy the International 4-Pack, which features the Real Madrid friendly and MLS matches against David Beckham and the Galaxy, Freddie Ljungberg and Seattle Sounders FC, and the Colorado Rapids. Plan holders are given priority seating locations for the Real Madrid match, though those wishing to be notified of single-game ticketing notifications can sign up on this page while reading speculations of additional big name players that may be headed to FedExField later this summer.