NEW YORK, N.Y. — The Mexican National Team will once again tour the United States in 2020, entertaining its millions of devoted fans from coast to coast. Now in its 18th year, the Federación Mexicana de Fútbol and Soccer United Marketing today announced the 2020 #MexTour will kick-off on Thursday, March 26th, at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, NC – presented by Allstate, followed by the previously announced game at the 5G-enabled AT&T Stadium in Arlington, TX on Sunday, March 29th – presented by AT&T.
The teams are expected to bring their top rosters as the games will be played during the March FIFA dates. Opponents, kickoff times, as well as additional matches for the 2020 Mexican National Team U.S. Tour, will be also announced at a later date.
Tickets for the two matches will go on sale to the general public on Monday, December 9th, at 10 a.m. (local time in each market) via MexTour.org. For the ultimate fan experience at MexTour Dallas, All-Access packages are available, which include an autographed jersey, meet and greet with former national team legends, VIP hospitality at the MexTour Live concert, and a post-game field experience at AT&T Stadium. Inventory is limited.
To pre-register for future ticket information, fans are invited to visit www.MexTour.org, the ultimate fan destination page with the latest information related to the team’s visit to U.S. cities throughout the year, including full tour schedule, on-sale dates, gameday guide and activities, public events and more. Also, fans can visit the official Mexican National Team U.S. e-store, ShopMNT.com, featuring the latest team gear, including jerseys, hats, team merchandise and more.
The City of Charlotte and Bank of America Stadium have hosted Mexico on several occasions since 2010, including #MexTour and Concacaf Gold Cup matches. They last played in North Carolina on June 23, 2019, defeating Martinique 3-2 in a first round Gold Cup match in front of nearly 60,000 fans.
Since its opening in 2009, AT&T Stadium and North Texas have become a second home for the Mexican National Team; the Tricolor have played eight games at the home of the Dallas Cowboys – a facility Mexico inaugurated – and have enjoyed a winning record of 6-1-1 and an average of nearly 80,000 fans in five MexTour matches at the stadium. The match is being played as part of a four-year agreement – now in its second year – with the Dallas Cowboys (NFL), FC Dallas (MLS), and the Dallas Sports Commission. The week-long celebration also includes the #MexTourLive fan festival and concert on Saturday, March 28, as well as a number of social responsibility events. More details will be shared when available.
Mexican National Team U.S. Tour matches have become one of the most popular events in the sport, with an average of nearly 54,000 fans per game during the 2019 edition. With nearly 90 games played since 2002, the Mexican National Team has been able to use the matches not only to prepare for important competitions like the FIFA World Cup and Concacaf Gold Cup, but also to reach their fervent fan base across North America.
The Mexican National Team U.S. Tour, sponsored by adidas, Allstate, AT&T, Cinnamon Toast Crunch, Coca-Cola, Delta/Aeromexico, Estrella Jalisco, Honey Nut Cheerios, Lucky Charms, Nissan, POWERADE, The Home Depot, and Wells Fargo. The tour will visit various cities across the United States in 2020 and be broadcast nationally on the Univision family of networks and Fútbol de Primera Radio Network.