Tickets go on Sale on Oct. 2 for U.S. WNT vs. New Zealand on Oct. 27 in San Francisco
USA to Face the Football Ferns on Oct. 27 during First Visit to San Francisco for the WNT
CHICAGO (Sept. 26, 2013) – Tickets for the U.S. Women’s National Team match against New Zealand on Oct. 27 at Candlestick Park in San Francisco (3:30 p.m. PT) will go on sale on Oct. 2.
Tickets go on sale to the public Wednesday, Oct. 2, at 10 a.m. PT through ussoccer.com, by phone at 1-800-745-3000 and at all Ticketmaster ticket centers throughout the Bay Area (including many Walmart and Chavez Supermarket locations). [Note: Tickets are not sold at Candlestick Park except on the day of the event.]
Groups of 20 or more can obtain an order form at ussoccer.com or call 312-528-1290. Ultimate Fan Tickets (special VIP packages that include a premium ticket, a custom-made official U.S. National Team jersey with name and number, VIP access to the field before and after the game, and other unique benefits) are also available exclusively through ussoccer.com.
As a sponsor of U.S. Soccer, Visa is pleased to offer all Visa cardholders access to an advance ticket sale for this match before the sale to the general public. This advance sale starts Tuesday, Oct. 1, at 10 a.m. PT and runs until Wednesday, Oct. 2, at 8 a.m. PT at ussoccer.com. Visa will be the only payment method accepted through the Visa presale and is the preferred card of U.S. Soccer. Terms and conditions apply.
The U.S. Women will also face the Football Ferns on Oct. 30 at Columbus Crew Stadium in Columbus, Ohio (7:30 p.m. ET). Tickets for the game in Columbus go on sale to the public Friday, Sept. 27, at 10 a.m. ET through ussoccer.com and by phone at 1-800-745-3000.
The matches will bring the USA and New Zealand together for the first time since the quarterfinal of the 2012 Olympics, when the U.S. earned a 2-0 victory on Aug. 3 in Newcastle, England with goals from Abby Wambach and Sydney Leroux.
The match at Candlestick Park will mark the first game for the U.S. Women in San Francisco during the team’s 28-year history and the first game in the Bay Area since 2007 when the USA defeated Japan 4-1 on July 28 at Spartan Stadium in San Jose. The only match the U.S. Women have played in the Bay Area outside of San Jose came on July 4, 1999, a 2-0 semifinal victory against Brazil in the FIFA Women’s World Cup at Stanford Stadium in Palo Alto.
Next up for the U.S. Women’s National Team is a match against Australia in San Antonio, Texas, on Sunday, Oct. 20, that will be shown on NBC at 12:30 p.m. CT. More than 12,000 tickets have already been sold for the USA’s clash with the Matildas.