Soccer

U.S. Women's National Team to play Switzerland at WakeMed

Posted July 16, 2014

FILE: Members of the U.S. Women's National Team prior to their game versus Japan at WakeMed Soccer Park in Cary, NC on Wednesday, May 18, 2011 (Photo by Jack Morton).

— The Carolina RailHawks will host the U.S. Women’s National Team on Aug. 20 at WakeMed Soccer Park in a friendly against Switzerland in preparation of the 2015 FIFA World Cup qualifiers.

The U.S. Women’s National Team is ranked No. 1 in the world. They have played two other times at WakeMed - 2011 against Japan and 2006 against Canada.

Switzerland, currently ranked No. 19, is one of six nations that have already qualified for the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup.

Tickets for the game go on sale to the general public July 25 through ussoccer.com and Ticketmaster. However, starting July 21, the RailHawks will be offering a USWNT 2-Game Pack that includes a ticket to the U.S. Women’s National Team match and a ticket to a RailHawks match of choice starting at $35. RailHawks season ticket holders will also be able to purchase tickets starting July 22 through a presale process.

The match will kick off at 7:30 p.m. and air live on ussoccer.com.

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  • 123skipjack Jul 16, 2014

    better buy your tickets now, they may sell out. expecting at least 200 fans...Just sayin

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