CHICAGO (April 25, 2016) – Tickets for the U.S. Men’s National Team friendly against Bolivia on May 28 at Children’s Mercy Park in Kansas City, Kan., will go on sale Friday, April 29, at 10 a.m. CT.
Tickets will go on sale to the public through ussoccer.com, by calling 1-800-745-3000, and at all Ticketmaster ticket centers throughout the Kansas City area (including Hen House Markets). [Note: Tickets will not be sold at the Children’s Mercy Park ticket office except for the day of the event.] Purchases are limited to eight tickets per household. 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.
The match will be televised on FS1, UniMas and UDN beginning at 7 p.m. CT. This will be the last of three tune-up matches the MNT will play in May leading up to hosting Copa America Centenario. Three days earlier, the USA will face Ecuador on May 25 at Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas (7 p.m. CT; ESPN2 and UniMas) [TICKETS].
The USA has not faced Bolivia since 1999, a 0-0 draw in Santa Cruz, Bolivia. The teams have not met on U.S. soil since June 12, 1996, a 2-0 loss for the USA in Washington, D.C. during the U.S. Cup. The MNT has never beaten Bolivia and will carry a 0-2-4 all-time record into the match in Kansas City.
The USA has played at Children’s Mercy Park (formerly Sporting Park) four times and is 3-0-1 in those games, earning wins in World Cup qualifiers in 2012 and 2013 against Guatemala and Jamaica, respectively, and a CONCACAF Gold Cup match against Guadeloupe in 2011.
Training camp for the MNT will open May 16 in Miami, and will include players based in Europe and Mexico. Players from MLS will join the group in Dallas in advance of the game against Ecuador. The final roster for Copa America Centenario must be submitted no later than May 20.