Red Sox Press Release
Tickets for July 23 Liverpool FC vs. AS Roma Match at Fenway Park on sale Friday, May 16 at 10am ET
Epic match will feature two of the world's most prominent clubs at America's Most Beloved Ballpark as part of Reds' 2014 pre-season tour
Tickets for the Liverpool FC vs. AS Roma match go on sale Friday, May 16 at 10am ET. The match will feature two of the most prominent clubs in European soccer - both of whom have significant New England fan bases and ties to the Boston area - setting the stage for an exciting re-match at Fenway Park on Wednesday, July 23 at 7:30pm. The two clubs last squared off on July 25, 2012 before a sold out crowd of more than 37,000 fans.
Tickets range from $30 - $120, and will be available at redsox.com/footballatfenway, lfctour.com, or by calling (877) RED-SOX9. Fans with disabilities may also call (877) RED-SOX9 to purchase accessible seating. The Red Sox' TTY number for hearing-impaired fans is (617) 226-6644. The Park will be divided into neutral, AS Roma and Liverpool FC supporter sections, with the Liverpool "Kop" recreated in the bleachers and right field.
Liverpool's highly-anticipated return to Fenway Park marks the start of the team's 2014 pre-season tour, which includes International Champions Cup matches in Chicago, New York, and Charlotte. The tour aims to engage with U.S.-based fans and offer them better access to the Club they love. In addition to matches in each of the four U.S. cities, Liverpool FC will host player appearances and Liverpool FC Foundation community activities.
Founded in 1892, Liverpool FC is one of the world's most historic and famous football clubs having won 18 League Titles, seven FA Cups, eight League Cups, five European Cups, three UEFA Cups, three European Super Cups and 15 Charity Shields.
AS Roma is based in Rome, Italy and competes in the world-renowned Italian Serie A League. Commonly referred to as the "Giallorossi," or "Yellow Reds," AS Roma has won three Serie A titles, nine Italian Cups and two Italian Super Cups.
For more information on Liverpool FC's 2014 U.S. pre-season tour visit www.lfctour.com.
About Fenway Sports Management (FSM)
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About Liverpool FC
- Founded in 1892, Liverpool FC is one of the world's most historic and famous football clubs having won 18 League Titles, seven FA Cups, eight League Cups, five European Cups, three UEFA Cups, three European Super Cups and 15 Charity Shields
- As a socially responsible business, Liverpool FC is proud of its heritage and plays a proactive role in its communities through its official charity, Liverpool FC Foundation. By delivering a range of award-winning programmes, the Foundation motivates and inspires children and adults, both at home and overseas, using football and the power of the Liverpool FC badge. Its contribution has been recognised by the award of a Community Mark from Business In The Community