President Trump plans to attend Saturday’s Military-Navy soccer sport in Philadelphia, the White Home confirmed Tuesday.
It is going to be the president’s second look on the annual sport since being elected president: Trump attended in 2016 in Baltimore as president-elect.
On Saturday, nonetheless, he’ll be the primary sitting president to attend the sport since President Obama attended in Landover, Md., in 2011.
The sport, which generally ends the common season for each army academies is most frequently performed in Philadelphia (87 occasions), however different websites through the years have included New York Metropolis (11), Baltimore (6) and East Rutherford, N.J. (4).
Whereas Navy holds a 60-51-7 benefit over Military within the all-time collection, the Black Knights from the U.S. Navy Academy in West Level, N.Y., could also be extra aggressive this 12 months than in years previous: This 12 months’s Military squad is on a seven-game win streak and has an total document of 9-2 as an unbiased.
Navy, in the meantime, at the moment stands at 2-6 within the American Athletic Convention, and 3-9 total.
The Related Press contributed to this story.