The LA Galaxy take their preseason preparations on the road to Mexico City

The Galaxy have arrived in Mexico City in advance of the team’s scrimmage against Pumas

CARSON, Calif. (Monday, February 10, 2014) –  The LA Galaxy arrived in Mexico City, Mexico Sunday afternoon in advance of the team’s preseason scrimmage against Pumas UNAM on Tuesday, Feb. 11 at 9:00 a.m. PT. The Galaxy enter its fourth preseason exhibition after defeating FC Shirak 2-1 as goals from Samuel and Gyasi Zardes propelled the Galaxy over the Armenian Premier League side.  Pumas UNAM, who are undefeated in their last three outings, enter the scrimmage in fourth place in the 2014 Torneo Clausura. Pumas defeated Club Leon 2-1 at Estadio Leon Saturday evening. 

With 26 days remaining before the start of the 2014 MLS campaign the Galaxy will continue its preseason preparations against the San Jose Earthquakes in the Central California Cup at Chukchansi Park in Fresno, Calif. Saturday, Feb. 15. Tickets for this game are availble by visiting www.ticketreturn.com or calling 1-559-320-TIXS.

Galaxy Training Schedule (All times Pacific)

Date

Start Time

Location

Monday, Feb. 10

8 a.m.

Training in Mexico City

Tuesday, Feb. 11

9 a.m.

LA Galaxy at Pumas UNAM (closed door scrimmage)

Wednesday, Feb. 12

***DAY OFF***

Thursday, Feb. 13

10 a.m.

StubHub Center – University Field #1

Friday, Feb. 14

10 a.m.

StubHub Center – University Field #1

***TRAVEL TO FRESNO***

Saturday, Feb. 15

7 p.m

LA Galaxy vs. San Jose Earthquakes – Chukchansi Park

Sunday, Feb. 16

***DAY OFF***

Media availability will take place fieldside following training on select days. Media members wishing to attend training are asked to contact the Galaxy Communications Department prior to the session that you wish to attend. Please be advised that training sessions vary in length so be sure to arrive as close to the start of training as possible.

Interview Requests outside of these time periods can be made via email with the Galaxy Communications Department at mediarequests@lagalaxy.com or by contacting any member of the Department.

LA GALAXY PRESEASON SCHEDULE

The LA Galaxy will play a series of preseason friendlies in addition to a number of closed door scrimmages in the build-up to the 2014 campaign.

Tuesday, Feb. 11:

LA Galaxy at Pumas UNAM (closed door scrimmage) – 9:00 a.m. – Mexico City, Mexico

Saturday, Feb. 15:

LA Galaxy vs. San Jose Earthquakes – 7:00 p.m - Chukchansi Park (Fresno, Calif.)

Wednesday, Feb. 19:

LA Galaxy vs. UCLA – 10:30 a.m. – University Field #1

Saturday, Feb. 22:

White vs. Blue Match: LA Galaxy vs. LA Galaxy II – 7:30 p.m. – StubHub Center

Saturday, March 8:

Home Opener – LA Galaxy vs. Real Salt Lake – 7:30 p.m. - StubHub Center

Season tickets for the 2014 MLS season are on sale now, starting at just $250. Becoming a Galaxy Season Ticket Member gives fans the opportunity to see every Galaxy home game as well as number of additional benefits such as access to Town Hall meetings with Galaxy leaders, discounts on additional single game tickets, entrance into the club’s new Season Ticket Member loyalty program and much more as well as discounts at all TEAM LA locations and on select camps at the Galaxy Soccer Center in Torrance. For more information about becoming a Galaxy Season Ticket Member, please call 877-3GALAXY (342-5299) or visit www.lagalaxy.com/tickets.