DALLAS, April 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the triumphant return of the MoneyGram SocioMX Tour, Sports Marketing Monterrey is thrilled to celebrate its upcoming game for the MoneyGram SocioMX Tour 2017.
The tour will build upon the incredible success from the initial game of the year that was held on March 25, which experienced exhilarating overtime penalty kicks from Cruz Azul and Pumas UNAM. Cruz Azul ultimately defeated Pumas UNAM 4-1 at the Cotton Bowl in front of a roaring crowd of more than 21,000 passionate soccer fans. The game was broadcasted on Univision and ESPN in 21+ countries.
The summer game will showcase Cruz Azul vs CF Monterrey in Houston at the BBVA Compass Stadium on Sunday, July 2 at 7PM (CT). Cruz Azul and CF Monterrey are widely popular teams among Hispanic soccer fans and CF Monterrey is currently seeded within the top four teams of Liga MX.
"It's always an honor to witness the incredible turnout these games have in the United States. The profound impact that these teams and players have on their fan base here is immeasurable and we will continue to bring Mexican soccer to its loyal fans in the US," commented Jorge Villalobos, CEO of Sports Marketing Monterrey.
Tickets for this game will first be available through an exclusive pre-sale on Monday, April 24th at 10AM (CT) for all registered with SocioMX along with Houston Dynamo season ticket holders. The public on-sale will take place on Wednesday, April 26th at 10AM (CT) online at www.axs.com and also at the BBVA Compass Stadium Box Office.
Similar to the first game of the MoneyGram SocioMX Tour, the next game will feature brand activity from the sponsors and partners on the tour. Fans will enjoy player appearances and pre-game experiences. There will also be an open practice for all ticket holders hosted the day before the game.
The following date and site have been set for the next game on the MoneyGram SocioMX Tour:
Sunday, July 2, 2017
Cruz Azul vs. CF Monterrey
BBVA Compass Stadium
Time: 7PM (CT)
Pre-Sale: An exclusive pre-sale will take place on Monday, April 24th at 10AM (CT) online at www.axs.com for all registered with SocioMX and Houston Dynamo season ticket holders.
On-Sale: Tickets will be available for purchase on Wednesday, April 26th at 10AM (CT) through www.axs.com and BBVA Compass Stadium Box Office.
A trademark owned by Sports Marketing Monterrey. SocioMX is a platform that enables fans to interact and connect on a deep level with their favorite Clubs in multiple ways, from digital, merchandising and experiential marketing.
For more information, please visit http://www.socio.mx, at facebook.com/socioMXfan or on twitter @Socio_MX.
About Sports Marketing Monterrey
Leading Hispanic Sports Marketing and INC. 500 company. Founded in the city of Monterrey, Mexico by successful brothers Jorge and Javier Villalobos, with offices in the United States. Sports Marketing Monterrey is focused on helping companies, Non-profit organizations, Pro-Teams, athletes, and governments connect with the Hispanic market.
The agency currently represents over 47 professional athletes worldwide and promotes professional soccer match games with the TOP elite teams from Mexico and South America. Sports Marketing Monterrey also holds the exclusive rights of elite Soccer Teams in United States for marketing, merchandising, match games, among many other categories.
At an International level, Sports Marketing Monterrey provides consulting and business development services to companies, governments and sports clubs.
About MoneyGram International, Inc.
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For more information on SocioMX please contact:
Megan Kaye 214.466.7330
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