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Gold Cup tickets (Qwest included) on sale today

Tickets for the 2009 CONCACAF Gold Cup go on sale Friday, including the Fourth of July doubleheader at Qwest Field.

Tickets can be purchased at

The two-time defending champion U.S. National Team starts in Seattle on the second day of competition as part of that doubleheader:

Saturday, July 4 – Seattle (Qwest Field)

Honduras vs. Haiti, 4 p.m. (4 p.m.)

Grenada vs. USA, 6 p.m. (6 p.m. ... or so)

Here's a link to US coach Bob Bradley talking about the competition.

Here are the Gold Cup groupings:

GROUP A: Canada, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Jamaica

GROUP B: Grenada, Haiti, Honduras, USA

GROUP C: Guadeloupe, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama