COLORADO RAPIDS ANNOUNCE INTERNATIONAL FRIENDLY WITH ARSENAL
Colorado Rapids Soccer Club will face European giants Arsenal in a friendly match presented by Western Union on Monday, July 15, at DICK’S Sporting Goods Park, where kickoff is slated for 7:00 PM MT.
“We are excited to be hosting one of Europe’s most iconic teams in Arsenal,” said Rapids Executive Vice President & General Manager Pádraig Smith. “They are one of the top clubs in the world and we’re looking forward to testing ourselves against them on the field and providing sports fans in Colorado with the opportunity to be part of this outstanding matchup.”
The Gunners commence their preseason preparations at DICK’S Sporting Good Park as the first of four matches to be played in the US and the only match against an MLS side. The friendly marks the first time Arsenal will play in the state of Colorado.
“The match against Colorado Rapids in Commerce City is a great way to kick off our summer tour to the United States. We of course have very close links to the Rapids through our mutual ownership and we are looking forward to playing each other in a match which will provide both teams with a competitive challenge, in front of many American Arsenal supporters,” said Arsenal Managing Director Vinai Venkatesham.
ARSENAL IS COMING TO DICK'S SPORTING GOODS PARK
ABOUT THE FRIENDLY
The Colorado Rapids are set to face legendary Arsenal F.C. in an international friendly on Monday, July 15 at DICK’S Sporting Goods Park, with kickoff slated for 7:00 PM. The Gunners begin their preseason US tour in Colorado as the sides square off for the first time ever. Following the match, Arsenal will face Bayern Munich, AS Roma and Real Madrid in the International Champions Cup at various locations around the United States.
Arsenal is a professional football club based in London, England, that plays in the Premier League, the top flight of English football. The club has won 13 League titles, a record 13 FA Cups, two League Cups, the League Centenary Trophy, and 15 FA Community Shields.
Season Ticket Member Ticket Information
All Season Ticket Members that purchased their Arsenal seat locations through the exclusive presale access code will receive their tickets through via Flash Seats no earlier than July 1. At this time, all Season Ticket Member seat locations that are unpaid have been released for general on sale.
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