Sounders Insider

Mexico match at Qwest passes 40,000 mark

This just in:

More than 40,000 tickets have been sold for the upcoming international match on Saturday, May 28 at 4 p.m. ET between the national teams of Mexico and Ecuador on the Xbox Pitch at Qwest Field in Seattle, WA, presented by AT&T, organizers announced today.

While a limited amount of tickets remain in the lower bowl of the stadium, the upper level is now open for the fans to enjoy the international match, with 300 level seats available for $30 and $40. Group offers and discounted ticket plans can be purchased by visiting the Qwest Field box office Monday- Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. (local time) or by contacting the Seattle Sounders FC at 877-MLS-GOAL. Tickets can also be purchased at, by calling 1-800-745-3000 or at all usual Ticketmaster locations.

The match in Seattle is the fourth stop of the 2011 Mexican National Team U.S. Tour before they travel to Denver, Colorado to face New Zealand, an international match presented by Allstate at INVESCO Field at Mile High on Wednesday, June 1 at 10:00 p.m. ET. Special ticket packages for the Denver match can be purchased by calling the Colorado Rapids at 303-825-GOAL. Tickets for the match can also be purchased at the INVESCO Field at Mile High box office located near Lot B, Monday-Friday from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. (local time) and at, by calling 1-800-745-3000 or at all usual Ticketmaster locations.

The 2011 Mexican National Team U.S. Tour sponsors are adidas, Allstate, AT&T, Bud Light, Cacique, Coca-Cola, Castrol, Degree Men, el Jimador, Makita, NAPA Auto Parts, The Home Depot and Wrigley's Extra® gum. Together, they will host Fútbol Fiesta, four hours before kickoff in each market, an interactive zone of 120,000 square feet with live music, games, celebrities and promotional giveaways.

2011 Mexican National Team U.S. Tour

Date Opponent Venue City Time/Result/AttendanceFeb. 9 Bosnia-Herzegovina Georgia Dome Atlanta, GA 2-0 / 50,507Mar. 26 Paraguay Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Oakland, CA 3-1 / 48,110 -Sold OutMar. 29 Venezuela Qualcomm Stadium San Diego, CA 1-1 / 60,808May 28 Ecuador Qwest Field Seattle, WA 1 p.m. PTJune 1 New Zealand INVESCO Field at Mile High, Denver, CO 8 p.m. MT