LA Galaxy to introduce Steven Gerrard Saturday during Toronto FC match

CARSON, Calif. (Monday, June 29, 2015) – LA Galaxy will introduce midfielder Steven Gerrard in front of supporters this Saturday, July 4 at StubHub Center during halftime of the team’s match against Toronto FC. The game is set for 7:30 p.m. PT and will be broadcast live on Time Warner Cable SportsNet and Time Warner Cable Deportes. Gerrard will begin his official training with LA Galaxy on Tuesday, July 7 at StubHub Center.

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The practice on July 7, which is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. PT, will be followed by a press conference in StubHub Center’s American Express Stadium Club at 1 p.m. PT that will feature Gerrard’s first comments to the media as a member of the Galaxy. The press conference will be attended by LA Galaxy President Chris Klein, LA Galaxy Head Coach and General Manager Bruce Arena and AEG President and CEO Dan Beckerman.

Media will have access to LA Galaxy training to capture video and b-roll of Gerrard’s first session in addition to interviews with other Galaxy players on the field at the conclusion of the team’s practice. The Galaxy will provide media parking in Lot 17 at StubHub Center for access to training and the press conference. Lot 17 is located directly adjacent to University Field #2 on the east side of the StubHub Center facilities.

WHO:              

  • LA Galaxy midfielder Steven Gerrard
  • LA Galaxy President Chris Klein
  • LA Galaxy Head Coach and General Manager Bruce Arena
  • AEG President and CEO Dan Beckerman

WHAT:             

  • Steven Gerrard LA Galaxy Introduction
  • Steven Gerrard begins training

WHEN:            

  • INTRODUCTION:

Saturday, July 4

Halftime (*kickoff set for 7:30 p.m. PT)

  • TRAINING:

Tuesday, July 7

Galaxy Training: 10 a.m. PT

Press conference: 1 p.m. PT                                   

WHERE:          

StubHub Center

8400 Avalon Boulevard

Carson, CA 90746

Galaxy Training: University Field #2

Press conference: StubHub Center’s American Express Stadium Club

To request media credentials for Saturday’s match, RSVP for training July 7 or receive any additional information, please contact a member of the LA Galaxy Communications Team.