STUBHUB CENTER TO HOST INAUGURAL LEGENDS CUP BETWEEN USA AND MEXICOApr 7, 2014
CARSON, Calif. (Monday, April 7, 2014) – The StubHub Center, in conjunction with PRIMETIME Sports, announced today the inaugural 2014 Legends Cup soccer match between United States and Mexico at StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. on Sunday, June 1 at 4:00 p.m. PT. The Legends Cup is an annual soccer match featuring iconic soccer stars from renowned rivalries. The 2014 Legends Cup is a clash between the U.S. and Mexico, one of the world’s most heated rivalries and the two major powers of the CONCACAF region.
Tickets for the USA – Mexico Legends Cup start at $20 for adults and are only $10 for kids 12 and under go on-sale today at 2:00 p.m. PT and are available at www.ticketon.com by phone at 1-800-668-6060, www.axs.com and at the StubHub Center box office.
This year’s Legends Cup will feature top players from the 1994, 1998 and through the 2010 FIFA World Cup teams including; Francisco “Paco” Palencia, Luis “El Matador” Hernandez, Alberto Garcia Aspe, Luis Alvez “Zague” and Jorge Campos from Mexico. Representing the United States will be Paul Caligiuri, Eric Wynalda, Brian Ching, and John O’Brien. To be eligible to participate in this match players must be fully retired from professional soccer and have represented their country at least once in a full international match. The last time these two legendary teams met in Southern California was April 2012, when more than 13,000 Southern California soccer fans witnessed the USA win 2-0.
About PRIMETIME Sports & Entertainment
PRIMETIME SPORTS & Entertainment is a marketing firm specializing in the U.S. Hispanic Market. Its multicultural team has a proven track record of developing and executing sports and entertainment-driven marketing platforms that maximize consumer engagement and deliver results. Some of PRIMETIME projects include Major League Soccer’s Sueno MLS – Presented by Allstate, MLS Futbolito, Beneful Soccer Platform, MLS Copa Bud Light, Romario vs. Campos Farewell match, the 100-Hour Chivas Game, Lowe’s Freestyle Soccer Tour, and international matches, among many other.
For more information, please visit www.ptimesports.com or www.legendscup2014.com.
ABOUT STUBHUB CENTER
StubHub Center is southern California’s home of world-class competition and training facilities for amateur, Olympic, collegiate and professional athletes. Managed by AEG Facilities, the $150 million, privately financed facility was developed by AEG on a 125-acre site on the campus of California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) in Carson, California. StubHub Center features an 8,000-seat tennis stadium, a 27,000-seat stadium for soccer, football and other athletic competitions and outdoor concerts; a 2,000-seat facility for track & field and a 2,450-seat indoor Velodrome – the VELO Sports Center – for track cycling. StubHub Center is home to two Major League Soccer teams, the four-time MLS Cup Champion LA Galaxy and Chivas USA. StubHub Center is also home of the United States Tennis Association’s (USTA) High Performance Training Center, the national team training headquarters for the U.S. Soccer Federation (USSF) and EXOS, an international training center for elite and professional athletes. For additional information please visit www.stubhubcenter.com.