CARSON, Calif. (Friday, July 13, 2012) – The LA Galaxy announced today that the club has made more than 2,000 additional tickets available for their upcoming friendly against Real Madrid at The Home Depot Center. That game, which is part of the Herbalife World Football Challenge, will be played on Thursday, August 2 with kickoff scheduled for 7:30 p.m.
With demand for tickets to the friendly between the Galaxy and the reigning La Liga champions at an all-time high, the Galaxy and The Home Depot Center will add temporary bleachers to the northwest, northeast and southeast corners of the stadium for this match. The bleachers will create more than 2,000 new seats above the stadium’s 27,000 capacity. All individual tickets in these sections will cost $62.50 while groups of 10 or more can get tickets for $55 each.
The club has also opened up additional seating on the grass berm at the north end of the stadium. All individual tickets on the berm will cost $55 while groups of 10 or more can get tickets for $47.50 each.
In addition to the newly available seats, a limited number of tickets remain in select sideline sections while all Upper Reserved, General Admission and Endline tickets are sold out. Please visit www.lagalaxy.com/realmadrid/tickets or call 877-342-5299 to purchase tickets.
That game is one of the highlights of the Galaxy’s Summer of Soccer that will also see the club take on Premier League power Tottenham Hotspur on Tuesday, July 24. Fresh off a fourth place finish in the 2011-12 season, matching their best-ever finish in the Premier League, Tottenham Hotspur come to Southern California to face the Galaxy for the first time. Only a select number of tickets for this game, which will feature a number of top international stars such as Rafael Van der Vaart, Brad Friedel and Scott Parker, are still available, with prices starting at just $60. Fans can purchase tickets for this game by visiting www.lagalaxy.com/tottenham.
Summer of Soccer six-game plans, which start at $213, feature tickets to the club’s both international friendlies, the SuperClasico against Chivas USA on July 21 and three additional Galaxy regular season games, are also available by visiting www.lagalaxy.com/summerofsoccer. There, fans can also learn more about Tottenham’s open training session at The Home Depot Center on July 22 and the Summer of Soccer Sweepstakes, which gives fans the chance to win team-signed jerseys from the Galaxy, Real Madrid and Tottenham Hotspur.