The Chicago Cubs ended their 108-year title drought, winning an epic World Series after a Game 7 for the ages. Throughout the years, the Cubs and their home, Wrigley Field, have been a friend to The Beautiful Game, welcoming stars from both the U.S. and abroad to throw out first pitches and even staging club friendlies on their hallowed ground. Take a look at the Cubs' ties to soccer throughout the years.
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