Roma icon ‘fascinated and happy’ ahead of MLS All Star clash
The game in Kansas City is the first of four stops which will see Rudi Garcia’s side land in Boston, Toronto and Washington D.C.
“For me, it is very nice and important to play against many big players,” the 36-year-old revealed at a press conference to mark the occasion.
“It is fascinating for me and especially for my Roma team-mates because it is the first time we will play against a team like this, with the MLS All-Stars.
“We are happy we have been invited for this match and of course we are happy to see Marco Di Vaio, one of my good friends.”
Roma begin their 2013-14 campaign Serie A campaign away to Livorno on the first matchday of the Serie A season.