New York City Football Club Friday kicked off its 24-hour soccer marathon at Rockefeller Center, giving more than 500 soccer fans the opportunity to play on the Plaza and the chance to be coached by NYCFC players and head coach Patrick Vieira. Here are some highlights of the beginning of the match that pit Team Villa vs. Team Vieira, which kicked off at 4 p.m.

‪🎬 | Behind The Scenes: The first hour of the 24 Hour game 🕑⚽️#SoccerNeverSleeps ‬

Posted by New York City FC on Friday, March 9, 2018

Video courtesy of NYCFC’s Facebook page