Individual tickets on sale for CONCACAF Champions League group stage matches
The Houston Dynamo announced today that individual tickets are now on sale for the 2012-13 CONCACAF Champions League group stage matches at BBVA Compass Stadium.
The Dynamo will open their Champions League campaign with road matches against CD FAS (SLV) on Wednesday, August 22 and CD Olimpia (HON) on Thursday, August 30. Both road matches will kick off at 9 p.m. CT. The Dynamo will return home for their final two group stage matches at BBVA Compass Stadium, hosting FAS on Thursday, September 20 and Olimpia on Tuesday, October 23. Both home matches are scheduled to kick off at 7 p.m. CT. Broadcast partners for the tournament will be announced at a later date.
Tickets for both home matches are included in Dynamo full season ticket packages. Individual tickets can be purchased at HoustonDynamo.com. Groups of 10 or more can be purchased by calling (713) 276-GOAL.
The top team from Group 3 will qualify for the quarterfinals, to be held over two legs in March 2013. The tournament champion will qualify for the 2013 FIFA Club World Cup, to be held in December 2013 in Morocco.
This is the fifth appearance for the Dynamo in the regional championship, including semifinal runs in the 2007 and 2008 Champions’ Cup tournaments. The Dynamo advanced to the quarterfinals of the 2008-09 edition, but failed to advance past the group stage in 2009-10. Houston qualified for this year’s tournament by advancing to the 2011 MLS Cup Final.
2012-13 CONCACAF Champions League – Group 3
Houston Dynamo schedule
|8/22||at FAS||Estadio Cuscatlán, San Salvador, El Salvador||9 p.m.|
|8/30||at Olimpia||Estadio Tiburcio Carías Andino, Tegucigalpa, Honduras||9 p.m.|
|9/20||FAS||BBVA Compass Stadium||7 p.m.|
|10/23||Olimpia||BBVA Compass Stadium||7 p.m.|