FRISCO (March 17, 2014) – Tickets are now available to the general public for 2014 FIFA World Cup participant, Ivory Coast’s tune-up match versus El Salvador at Toyota Stadium on Wednesday, June 4 at 8 p.m.
Ivory Coast, who was drawn into Group C with Colombia, Greece and Japan at the 2014 FIFA World Cup, will be making its final preparations just days prior to heading to Brazil. The team is led by Manchester City midfielder Yaya Touré and former Chelsea forward, Didier Drogba.
The game is included as the bonus ticket built into the FC Dallas season ticket package for all 2014 season ticket holders. For more information on season ticket packages, including this match, visit FCDallas.com or call 1-888-FCD-GOAL (323-4625). Tickets for this match can be purchased via fcdallas.com/road-to-brazil.
The match at Toyota Stadium is one of seven Road to Brazil matches that will be played at MLS venues including: D.C. United’s RFK Stadium, Houston Dynamo’s BBVA Compass Stadium, Philadelphia Union’s PPL Park and New York Red Bulls’ Red Bull Arena.
A total of 10 countries will participate in Road to Brazil, representing four continents – Europe, Africa, North America and South America. World Cup-bound teams include the following: from Europe, defending champion Spain, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Greece; representing Africa are the African Cup of Nations champion Nigeria and powerhouse Ivory Coast; and Honduras from CONCACAF. The national teams of Bolivia, El Salvador Israel and Turkey will also participate.
For more information about Road to Brazil series of matches, visit mlssoccer.com/roadtobrazil.
About FC Dallas
A member of Major League Soccer since its inception in 1996, FC Dallas is owned and operated by Hunt Sports Group. The franchise was originally known as the Dallas Burn, changing to its current name prior to the 2005 season. The professional team plays from March to November at Toyota Stadium in Frisco. One of the first soccer-specific stadiums built in the United States, the venue plays host to Major League Soccer matches, concerts, international soccer matches and high school football. The 145-acre Toyota Soccer Center also includes 17 regulation-sized, tournament-grade soccer fields and is also home to the organization’s nationally-renowned youth development system. For more information about FC Dallas, call 469-365-0000 or visit fcdallas.com. For ticket information, call 1-888-323-4625 or visit fcdallas.c1ms.com.