HOLLYWOOD, Fla., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On the heels of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™, the United States and top-ranked Brazil Beach Soccer Teams will square off in the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino U.S. vs. Brazil Beach Soccer Challenge on Thursday, August 14 at 8:00 p.m.
Held at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida, the event will mark the first nationally-televised beach soccer event to be held in the United States. A unique transformation will turn the Seminole Paradise parking lot into a beach soccer stadium for the night, where an audience of nearly 1,000 soccer fanatics will watch as their favorite team battles it out in the sand. A pre-game party will take place starting at 6 p.m. featuring live entertainment, food, drinks and fun. The event is free to the general public. Must be 21 years of age or older. Seating is based on availability.
The U.S. national beach soccer squad is led by forward Nick Perera. The Brazilian team's top striker is Bruno Xavier, the recipient of the "Golden Ball" and "Silver Scorer" awards at the 2013 FIFA World Cup. The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is the title sponsor and host for the event. The Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau and Rosetta Stone are the presenting sponsors of the U.S. vs. Brazil Beach Soccer Challenge.
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino U.S. vs. Brazil Beach Soccer Challenge is being produced by Disson Sports & Entertainment in conjunction with Koch Tavares.
The match will be broadcast nationally on NBC Sports Network Tuesday, September 9 at 7 p.m. ET. On Saturday, September 13, there will be a rebroadcast of the match on NBC Sports Network at 2 p.m. ET and the match will also be televised on mun2 at 2:30 p.m. The match will also be televised on Fox Sports in Brazil on Friday, September 12 at 8 p.m. BRT.
For more information call 954-327-ROCK.
About Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino invites you to play, stay, dine, and shop at South Florida's premier destination for fun and entertainment, Where Rock Royalty Lives. Over 90 tables offer Blackjack, Mini-Baccarat, Pai Gow Poker, Three Card Poker, Texas Hold'em Bonus Poker, Casino War and Let it Ride on a nearly three-acre casino floor. Additionally, over 2,500 slots include the Native-American Casino linked Multi-Area Progressive Jackpots and Mega Jackpots. Separate high-limit rooms for table games and slots, in addition to a non-smoking room, are available for guests to enjoy. Loyal Player's Club members also have access to the exclusive VIP Plum Lounge and VIP Chef's Table show kitchen. The Poker Room at Seminole Hard Rock hosts various games and tournaments of Limit and No Limit Texas Hold 'em, 7-Card Stud and two dollar and four dollar limit Omaha Hi Lo games. Located inside the casino is Hard Rock Cafe -Hollywood, part of Hard Rock's 138 globally recognized rock 'n' roll restaurants. The Green Lodging Certified by the State of Florida, AAA Four Diamond-rated resort showcases 500 luxurious guest rooms, 40,000 square feet of meeting room space, Rock Spa, award-winning restaurants, high-energy nightclubs, lounges and bars, boutique retail shops, the 350-seat Paradise Live theater and the 5,500–seat Hard Rock Live concert arena. Located on State Road 7 (U.S. 441) in Hollywood, Florida. Take I-95, exit Stirling Rd. and travel west to 1 Seminole Way. For more information, call (954) 327-ROCK, 1 800-937-0010 or visit us online at www.seminolehardrockhollywood.com, facebook.com/seminolehardrockhollywood, twitter.com/SHRHollywood, instagram.com/semhardrockhollywood and youtube.com/semhardrockhollywood.
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