The Mexican National Team’s 60 million fans across the United States will have another opportunity to see their idols in person this summer as the Federación Mexicana de Fútbol (FMF) and Soccer United Marketing (SUM) today announced that Mexico will take on Panama on Wednesday, June 30, 8 p.m. CT, at Nashville’s Nissan Stadium – presented by Nissan. The match comes just days before the start of the region’s top national team competition, the Concacaf Gold Cup.
Tickets for the Nashville match will go on sale to the general public on Monday, May 17 at 10 a.m. local time through www.MexTour.org . Seats are already on sale for the two previously announced MexTour matches, May 29 at Arlington’s AT&T Stadium against Iceland, and June 12 at Atlanta’s Mercedes-Benz Stadium against Honduras. In addition, at least two additional games are expected to be added to the 2021 tour schedule, with opponents, dates, and location to be announced. Fans in attendance will be required to adhere to all MexTour, stadium and local health guidelines.
Fans are encouraged to pre-register for future ticket information – and the opportunity to have first access to purchase limited ticket inventory – by visiting www.MexTour.org , the ultimate fan destination page with the latest information related to the tour, including the full schedule, on-sale dates, gameday guide and activities, public health and safety FAQ’s, 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, official team merchandise and more. Information regarding ticket sales will be available closer to the events. MexTour fans can now book their hotel accommodations to the match through the official MexTour hotel link, https://hotels.mextour.org/.
The Mexican National Team U.S. Tour will be making its second-ever MexTour stop at Nissan Stadium, in Nashville, home of Major League Soccer’s Nashville Soccer Club and the NFL’s Tennessee Titans. In 2016, Mexico defeated New Zealand 2-1 in front of a then state soccer record of 40,287. The venue has hosted two Concacaf Gold Cups and several international matches, including a 2018 game between the U.S. and Mexico.
Mexico and Panama have played 21 all-time games, recording a record of 14 wins, two losses and five draws, with Mexico scoring 39 goals to Panama’s 14. The two teams last met on November 15, 2019 in a Concacaf Nations League match, with Mexico winning 3-0.
Mexican National Team U.S. Tour matches have become one of the most popular events within the sport, with an average of approximately 60,000 fans per match in the last decade. The Mexican National Team matches allow the team to prepare for important competitions like the FIFA World Cup and Concacaf Gold Cup and reach their fervent fan base across North America. A 2020 study by Equation Research identified 60 million fans of the Mexican National Team in the United States, contributing to the rising attendances and home team environment in cities throughout the country.
The Mexican National Team U.S. Tour, sponsored by adidas, Allstate, AT&T, Bud Light Seltzer, Cinnamon Toast Crunch, Gran Centenario, Honey Nut Cheerios, Lucky Charms, Procter & Gamble, Nissan, The Home Depot, and Wells Fargo, will visit various cities across the United States in 2021 and be broadcast nationally on the Univision family of networks and Fútbol de Primera Radio Network.