February 14, 2015
REMEMBER THE ALAMODOME
USA vs. Mexico is a sellout 2 months prior
CHICAGO - Exactly two months and a day to the kick off of arguably the best national team derby in the world, the United States-Mexico game is sold out.
U.S. Soccer announced Saturday that the April 15 encounter at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas is a sellout.
The match at the Alamodome has reached the capacity of 65,000 tickets sold. That number surpasses the previous San Antonio record crowd of 54,313 who watched Mexico defeat Korea Republic 4-0 on Jan. 29, 2014.
Fans from 43 states and the District of Columbia will be in attendance, along with supporters from Mexico, Germany and the United Kingdom.
While regular seating has sold out, a limited number of suites are still available. Those interested should write to email@example.com.
The game marks the first time that that USA and Mexico have met on the soccer field in the River City. The most recent friendly between the U.S. and Mexico was a 2-2 draw in front of 59,066 fans on April 2, 2014, at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona.
Kickoff is at 8:30 p.m. ET and will be shown live on FOX Sports 1, UniMás and univisiondeportes.com. Fans can also follow the U.S. MNT on Twitter @ussoccer and @ussoccer_esp.