Israel vs. Honduras
Sunday, June 2 at 5:30 P.M.
Gates open at 4:00 P.M. Rain Or Shine
No Cameras or Recording Devices
The Israeli national soccer team will make its first New York appearance in over 35 years when they play Honduras at Citi Field.
Ranked 59th in the world, the Israeli national team is led by manager Eli Guttman. On March 26, Israel defeated Northern Ireland 2-0 in a World Cup Qualifier in Belfast. The national team currently features several players from the English Premiere League: Tal Ben Haim (Queens Park Rangers), Itay Shechter (Swansea City) and Yossi Benayoun (Chelsea).
Honduras, which qualified for the 2010 FIFA World Cup, is ranked 50th in the world. Led by coach Luis Fernando Suárez, Honduras lost to Panama 2-0 in a World Cup Qualifier March 26 in Panama City. The national team currently features several players from the English Premiere League: Maynor Figueroa (Wigan), Roger Espinoza (Wigan) and Wilson Palacios (Stoke City).
The Israel-Honduras match marks the third straight year that Citi Field has hosted an international soccer competition. Ecuador and Greece battled to a 1-1 tie before a near sell-out crowd of 39,656 on June 7, 2011 in the first soccer game at Citi Field, and Ecuador defeated Chile 3-0 on August 15, 2012 in front of 31,901 fans.
|Party City Deck||$200|
|Field Sideline VIP||$115|
|Big Apple Reserved||$85|
|Field End Line||$65|
|Delta Club Patio||$65|
|Excelsior End Line||$55|
|Promenade End Line||$25|
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