M&T Bank Stadium & the City of Baltimore to host 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup knockout round date in July
Region's marquee tournament to be played throughout North America from July 7-26
BALTIMORE(Tuesday, December 16, 2014) – M&T Bank Stadium and the City of Baltimore will welcome the 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup next July, hosting a knockout round date. 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.
For fans interested in being part of an exclusive presale offering for the Gold Cup knockout round doubleheader in Baltimore, please visit www.CONCACAF.com/Tickets.
M&T Bank Stadium is a multi-purpose football stadium located in Baltimore, Maryland. After breaking ground in 1996, M&T Bank Stadium officially opened in 1998, and is the home of the Baltimore Ravens of the NFL. The first soccer match took place on July 24, 2009 as part of the World Football Challenge between English Premier League club Chelsea F.C. and Italian Serie A team A.C. Milan in front of a sell-out crowd of 71,203.
M&T Bank Stadium will host its second-consecutive Gold Cup knockout round date, having hosted a quarterfinal in 2013 featuring the United States, in front of more than 70,000 fans.
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.
For the holiday season and for a limited time, special gift packages 'Give the Gift of Gold Cup'will be available, including a $25 ticket voucher to any 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup gameday and an official CONCACAF Gold Cup T-Shirt. Fans are encouraged to click here for more information.
Visual Assets for Media Members
CONCACAF with the help of the Host Cities and Venues has prepared visual assets to aid media members in their coverage of this announcement. To access photos and video footage of the stadiums, please use the following [link](https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/136516472/Gold Cup 2015.zip) ( [https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/136516472/Gold Cup 2015.zip](https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/136516472/Gold Cup 2015.zip)). You may need to copy and then paste the link into your browser.