Summary

  • Bayern enjoying their time in Chicaago.
  • Open training session at Soldier Field preceded by press conference with Lahm and Ancelotti.
  • Champions face AC Milan on Wednesday local time, Thursday morning CEST.

There was plenty of activity for FC Bayern München in Chicago on Tuesday, their first full day in the Windy City as part of their pre-season tour of the United States.

Carlo Ancelotti and Philipp Lahm faced the media, before a training session took place at Soldier Field, the venue where the champions will play AC Milan on Wednesday (20:30CDT/03:30CEST Thursday) as part of the International Champions Cup.

The Bavarians certainly worked up a sweat at training, with temperatures of over 30 degrees during the session.

After playing Ancelotti’s former club AC Milan in Chicago, Bayern will face FC Internazionale Milano on 30 July in Charlotte, North Carolina, and round off their visit against Real Madrid CF in New York City on 3 August.

It was a customarily busy day, and accordingly bundesliga.com has rounded up the best tweets to get you back up up to speed…

Ancelotti and Lahm's press conference

Training

Other activities