World Cup fans attend parties in Buffalo

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Hundreds of fans showed up to Canalside to watch the World Cup as U.S.A. takes on Portugal. People were invited to bring along a lawn chair and stop a food trucks down by the water. The viewing party at Canalside is one of a few places taking place in Buffalo Sunday.

Papa Jake’s and self-proclaimed Buffalo soccer bar Mes-Que were also having World Cup Parties.

News 4 talked to a lot of people, some were die-hard soccer lovers and other are fans every four years during the World Cup. They all say this soccer tournament is about coming together as a country and showing U.S.A. pride.

The game kicked off at 6:00 p.m. Canalside had two large screens set up for fans. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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