Major league soccer is coming to Jacksonville! Tonight, Philadelphia Union will take on the Red Bulls at EverBank Field. It's all part of the sports pre-season trip. Erica Rakow joins us live this morning. And Erica, this is also part of a push to bring more major sports to Jacksonville. 3 IT IS.. MAYOR ALVIN BROWN HAS PUBLICLY SAID THAT'S ONE OF HIS GOALS.. THE U-S NATIONAL TEAM GAMES HAVE BEEN A SUCCESS HERE IN THE PAST.. AND THEY EXPECT THE GAME THIS EVENING TO DRAW A GOOD CROWD. 3 00-05 25-30JOEL LAMP /COJ SPECIAL EVENTS DIRECTOR 58:52 the city has been working with our friends at sunshine soccer group promoting this game and getting Philadelphia help build the soccer culture here in Jacksonville FOR THE SECOND YEAR IN A ROW.. PHILADELPHIA UNION HAS CHOSEN JACKSONVILLE FOR THEIR PRE-SEASON TRAINING. TONIGHT, THEY'LL TAKE ON THE NEW YORK RED BULLS AT EVERBANK FIELD.57:54 we'll have 4 world class soccer players here performing for us 58:15 LAST NIGHT, THE TEAMS HELS OPEN TRAINING SESSIONS AND A FREE YOUTH CLINIC.. BUT TONIGHT, IS THE CHANCE FOR EVERYONE TO SEE THE BIG MATCH LIVE..TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE AT 15-DOLLARS FOR GROUPS AND 20 FOR GENERAL ADMISSION AT THE STADIUM OR ON TICKETMASTER.COM.59:18 it's a unique opportunity to see two teams that are going to be continuous for the eastern conference championship in mls. If you're a soccer fan, or even just a casual soccer fan it's an opportunity to see some of the best players in the world perform right in your backyard THE CITY'S SPECIAL EVENTS DIRECTOR SAYS THIS IS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY FOR JACKSONVILLE TO HOST TWO MAJOR SOCCER TEAMS AND IS PAVING THE WAY FOR EVEN BIGGER EVENTS LIKE THIS IN THE FUTURE.