The Confederation of North, Central America and the Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) announced that Houston was awarded a Group round match at BBVA Compass Stadium, an AEG Facilities venue, as part of the 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup. The group round doubleheader will feature Costa Rica on Saturday, July 11, 2015. The complete groups and schedule, including selection of dates and matches for the knockout round and the awarding of the Final, will be announced in 2015.
“BBVA Compass Stadium is proud to host the 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup group round doubleheader match featuring Costa Rica next summer,” said Chris Canetti, Houston Dynamo President. “Soccer continues to grow as a sport here in Houston as well as across the country and around the world. We are thrilled to be able to offer fans the opportunity to experience such exciting international event as well as allow them access to top teams and players.”
Tickets for all CONCACAF Gold Cup events, including the Group round at BBVA Compass Stadium, will be available in 2015. For access to exclusive pre-sale information, please visit www.CONCACAF.com/tickets.
Taking place every two years, the Gold Cup is the official national team championship of the region, routinely drawing capacity crowds and millions of viewers across the region. Featuring the best players from the confederation, the tournament includes the region’s current top 12 national teams.
2015 CONCACAF GOLD CUP™
Group A – United States
Group B – Costa Rica
Group C – Mexico
July 7 (Group A) - Dallas – Toyota Stadium (Frisco, TX)
July 8 (Group B) – Los Angeles – StubHub Center (Carson, CA)
July 9 (Group C) – Chicago – Soldier Field (Chicago, IL)
July 10 (Group A) – Boston – Gillette Stadium (Foxborough, MA)
July 11 (Group B) – Houston – BBVA Compass Stadium (Houston, TX)
July 12 (Group C) – Phoenix – University of Phoenix Stadium (Phoenix, AZ)
July 13 (Group A) – Kansas City – Sporting Park (Kansas City, KS)
July 14 (Group B) – Toronto – BMO Field (Toronto, ON)
July 15 (Group C) – Charlotte – Bank of America Stadium (Charlotte, NC)
Knockout Round Venues (alphabetical order by city)
Georgia Dome (Atlanta, GA)
M&T Bank Stadium (Baltimore, MD)
MetLife Stadium (East Rutherford, NJ)
Lincoln Financial Field (Philadelphia, PA)