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The International Champions Cup tournament, a contest that includes several of the world’s top football clubs, was canceled Saturday due to the coronavirus pandemic.

“The lack of clarity of when social distancing and shelter-in-place restrictions will be lifted and the uncertain international football calendar, with the potential for European domestic leagues and UEFA tournaments being played into August, means planning a men’s International Champions Cup this summer is unfeasible,” said tournament organizer Danny Sillman, CEO of the Relevent Sports Group.

He also said that they look forward to holding the cup next year.

This tournament is an annual club

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