LA Galaxy to host Seattle Sounders FC at StubHub Center Track & Field Stadium for U.S. Open Cup Match

CARSON, Calif. (Thursday, July 7, 2016) – The LA Galaxy will host Seattle Sounders FC at StubHub Center Track & Field Stadium on Wednesday, July 20, in the quarterfinals of the 2016 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup (7:30 p.m. PT, www.lagalaxy.com).

Tickets for the match are now on sale to LA Galaxy Season Ticket Members now through an exclusive presale. Tickets will go on sale to the general public beginning Monday, July 11, on www.lagalaxy.com/tickets at 10 a.m. PT. The LA Galaxy will add additional temporary seating on the east side of StubHub Center Track & Field Stadium to increase capacity for the match. All seats for the contest are general admission. Various food trucks will also be on site for concessions.

Click here to access the exclusive Season Ticket Member presale

Parking for the U.S. Open Cup quarterfinal will be free for all fans. Fans must enter through Gate I, which has access through East University Drive, where they will be directed to available parking lots. For a StubHub Center parking map, click here.

Fans can enter stadium gates at StubHub Center Track & Field Stadium through the south end of the stadium. No fans will be permitted to enter stadium gates through the north end. 

The winner of Open Cup Quarterfinal match between the LA Galaxy and Seattle Sounders FC will advance to the Semifinals of the tournament, set for August 10. The Galaxy reached this year’s quarterfinals by way of defeating La Máquina in the Fourth Round before a win over Portland Timbers FC in the Round of 16. The match against Seattle will mark the first time that the Galaxy have hosted an MLS side in the quarterfinals of the U.S. Open Cup since 2009.

The Galaxy have recorded a 30-15-0 all-time record in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup. They have entered the Open Cup every year since 1999, winning the tournament in 2001 and 2005 while reaching the Open Cup Final on two other occasions.

StubHub Center will host the 2016 Reebok CrossFit Games during the Galaxy’s match against Sounders FC. The Reebok CrossFit Games will utilize StubHub Center main stadium as the Galaxy play at StubHub Center Track & Field Stadium.

U.S. OPEN CUP SCHEDULE

  • Quarterfinals - July 20
  • Semifinals - August 10
  • Final - September 21

LA Galaxy single game tickets for the remainder of the 2016 MLS season are available for purchase now.  Galaxy fans can go to www.lagalaxy.com/tickets or call 877.3GALAXY (342.5299) for information, purchasing, and special offers.

2016 LA Galaxy Summer of Soccer Packages are also on sale now. Starting as low as $74, fans can receive a significant discount on the choice of Chelsea vs. Liverpool, Paris Saint-Germain vs. Leicester City, or Arsenal vs. Chivas along two regular season LA Galaxy matches of choice. For more information, visit www.lagalaxy.com/summer.