Tickets for U.S. MNT’s FIFA World Cup Qualifier Against Jamaica go on Sale Aug. 30 at 10 a.m. CT
Final Home Qualifier of 2014 Cycle Kicks off at 5:30 p.m. CT at Sporting Park
CHICAGO (Aug. 21, 2013) – Tickets for the U.S. Men's National Team’s final home match of its 2014 FIFA World Cup Qualifying campaign on Oct. 11 against Jamaica will go on sale to the public starting Friday, Aug. 30, at 10 a.m. through ussoccer.com and by phone at 1-800-745-3000. [Note: Tickets will not be sold at the Sporting Park ticket office.]
Kickoff at Sporting Park in Kansas City, Kan., is set for 5:30 p.m. CT, and the match will be broadcast live on an ESPN network, WatchESPN, UniMas and ESPN Deportes Radio. Fans can also follow along on ussoccer.com’s MatchTracker and on Twitter @ussoccer.
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, Aug. 27, at 10 a.m. CT and runs until Wednesday, Aug. 28, at 2 a.m. CT 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.
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.
Fans can also take advantage of a limited number of Travel Packages (with tickets included) and VIP Experiences available for purchase. The Fan Travel Package includes hotel accommodations at the official hotel, match day transportation, access to exclusive events and more. The VIP Experience is a one-of-a-kind package, providing U.S. fans with an unrivaled opportunity to enjoy behind-the-scenes access. Fans will be part of the U.S. Soccer Delegation during the multi-day VIP Experience, providing them with the most elite and exclusive access available to a U.S. National Team game.
Prior to the match, the National Soccer Hall of Fame and U.S. Soccer will hold Induction 2013, presented by Eurosport. Former U.S. Men’s National Team forwards Joe-Max Moore and Peter Vermes will be inducted in a ceremony taking place at 2 p.m. CT on the West Plaza of Sporting Park. The event will be free and open to the public. Gates for the Hall of Fame induction open at 1:30 p.m. CT.
The United States currently sits in first place in the Final Round of qualifying, collecting 13 points from six matches. Along with Jamaica, the U.S. is joined by Honduras, Costa Rica, Mexico and Panama competing in the 10-game round-robin Final Round. The top three teams in the Hexagonal automatically advance to the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, while the fourth-place finisher will contest a two-game playoff against Oceania region winner New Zealand.
The U.S. is riding a record-setting 12-match winning streak that began June 2 with a 4-3 victory against then second-ranked Germany in the Centennial Celebration Match and includes three wins in World Cup Qualifying and six straight victories en route to the 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup championship.
The U.S. resumes 2014 FIFA World Cup Qualifying against Costa Rica on Sept. 6 in San Jose (beIN SPORT and ESPN Deportes Radio, 10 p.m. ET). Four days later, a sold-out crowd will watch USA-Mexico, presented by AT&T. Kickoff is set for 8 p.m. ET, and the match will be broadcast live on ESPN, WatchESPN, UniMas and ESPN Deportes Radio.