How to buy tickets for the USWNT football game in Austin
AUSTIN (KXAN) – Tickets for the United States Women’s National Team match against Nigeria on June 16 will go on sale to the general public on Saturday, May 29 at 10 a.m. Presales will begin on Tuesday May 25 at 10 a.m.
Based on the popularity of football in Austin right now, the chance to see the USWNT, and the opportunity to see the first game of football at the brand new Q2 Stadium, the game is expected to sell out.
“We are extremely pleased that the United States Women’s National Team is playing the first game of football at Austin FC’s Q2 Stadium,” USWNT head coach Vlatko Andonovski said in a statement. “The development of Austin FC has been impressive and fun to watch, and the way the community has embraced the club is inspiring. We can’t wait to play there and feel that energy.
Tickets will be released in six phases over five days:
|Presale calendar||Presale date and start time|
|Circle pre-sale (Circle Insiders)||Tuesday May 25 at 10 a.m.|
|VIP presale (VIP insiders)||Tuesday May 25 at 2 p.m.|
|Premium Presale (Premium and Premium Family Insiders)||Wednesday May 26 at 10 a.m.|
|Standard Presale (Standard Insiders)||Thursday May 27 at 10 a.m.|
|VISA presale (Visa card holders only)||Fri May 28 at 10 a.m.|
|Consumer sales||Sat May 29 at 10 a.m.|
You can book tickets through ussoccer.com. Circle Insider membership costs $ 500 per year, VIP membership costs $ 185 per year, Premium Family costs $ 85 per year, and Premium costs $ 45. You can join the Standard Presale on May 27 by becoming a free US Soccer Insider member.
Tickets for Austin FC season ticket holders are not guaranteed. They will be part of the standard May 27 presale, which anyone can join for free.
The game in Austin is part of the WNT 2021 summer series, which features the United States, Portugal, Jamaica and Nigeria in five round robin matches. The other four games will be played at BBVA Stadium in Houston.
“We are both delighted and honored that the first-ever match at Q2 Stadium will feature the four-time FIFA World Champions,” Austin FC President Andy Loughnane also said. said in the statement. “The USWNT’s welcome to Stadium Q2 is a testament to the world-class nature of our city, our facilities and the popularity of the sport in our region. “
It is not yet clear how many fans will be in attendance for the game. The USWNT said, “There will only be reserved seats, general admission will not be allowed.”
The USWNT’s announcement came on the same day that Austin FC and Austin Public Health announced that Austin FC’s home opener would be at 100% capacity.
ESPN2 will televise the game on June 16 at 8 p.m.