The Federación Mexicana de Fútbol (FMF) and Soccer United Marketing (SUM) today announced that Charlotte’s Bank of America Stadium has been selected as host of the October 14 MexTour match, where 2023 Concacaf Gold Cup champion Mexican Men’s National Team will play African powerhouse Ghana, which has qualified for four of the last five FIFA World Cups. The match will be staged during the October FIFA window, allowing both teams to call up their top squads.
Tickets for the match in Charlotte will go on sale this Friday, August 11 at 10 a.m. ET, through www.SomosLocales.com. Fans are also encouraged to pre-register on the site for the opportunity to have first access to purchase limited ticket inventory for all MexTour matches.
The Ghana match in Charlotte is part of a four-match MexTour fall series that includes:
- Saturday, September 9, at Arlington’s AT&T Stadium in North Texas vs. Australia – presented by AT&T
- Tuesday, September 12, against Uzbekistan at Atlanta’s Mercedes-Benz Stadium
- Tuesday, October 17, against Germany at Philadelphia’s Lincoln Financial Field
Tickets for all the matches are on sale via www.SomosLocales.com .
History of Mexico vs. Ghana
- Total matches: 3
- Record: 3 wins, 0 losses, 0 draws
- Total goals scored: Mexico 4, Ghana 1
- Last match: June 28, 2017, MexTour in Houston, TX, 1-0 Mexico
Bank of America Stadium, home of MLS’ Charlotte FC and NFL’s Carolina Panthers, is a frequent host of MexTour matches, as well as international competitions like the Concacaf Gold Cup. Mexico last played in Charlotte on October 27, 2021, in a 3-2 MexTour defeat to Ecuador.
Now in its landmark 20th edition, Mexican National Team U.S. Tour matches have become one of the most popular sporting events in the U.S., with an average attendance of 60,000 fans per match in the last decade. Mexican National Team matches allow the team to prepare for important competitions such as the FIFA World Cup and Concacaf Nations League while reaching their fervent fan base across North America. A recent study by Equation Research identified 60 million fans of the Mexican National Team in the United States, making it one of the most followed sports teams in the country.
The 2023 Mexican National Team U.S. Tour, sponsored by Adidas, AT&T, Bud Light, Crest, Expedia, Gillette Labs, Gran Centenario Tequila, La Verde Gas Station and Convenience Stores, The Home Depot, and Wells Fargo, will visit cities across the United States and be broadcast nationally on the TelevisaUnivision family of networks and Fútbol de Primera Radio Network.
Www.SomosLocales.com is 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 FAQs, events, and more. Fans are also invited to 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.