HARRISON, NJ (May 23, 2023) – NJ/NY Gotham FC is now the top-ranked team in the National Women’s Soccer League, and today, the club announced it has surpassed a ticket-sales milestone, with more than 10,000 sold for Gotham FC’s Pride Night match on June 4 at 5:30 p.m. ET against the San Diego Wave at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, New Jersey.
The star-studded matchup will feature U.S. Women’s National Team players on both sides of the pitch, as Gotham FC starting midfielder Kristie Mewis, defender Kelley O’Hara and forward Lynn Williams – who has five goals in eight games – play host to their USWNT compatriots defender Naomi Girma, forward Alex Morgan, and midfielder Taylor Kornieck of the San Diego Wave.
As Gotham FC is tracking to fill the entire 11,000-seat lower bowl, the club has officially opened additional inventory in the upper bowl for the first time in team history.
Fans can purchase ticket here to be a part of this historic moment, which will also serve as the club’s official Pride celebration. Highlights of the matchday experience will include the Gotham FC Fan Fest presented by CarMax, beginning at 3 p.m., followed by the newly inaugurated pregame tradition of the Torch Lighting Ceremony right before kickoff.
“We are excited to see the momentum around our June 4 match against the San Diego Wave, as we prepare for a Pride Night celebration and the in-stadium matchup of World Cup stars across both teams,” said Gotham FC Acting Club President Nan Vogel. “In this record-breaking moment for the club, we look forward to giving our fans a matchday to remember.”
Gotham FC’s growing ticket sales for the June 4 match have surpassed the club’s previous all-time record of 9,500 tickets sold, which was set when Gotham FC faced OL Reign on Aug. 18, 2019.
In addition to Gotham FC’s incredible atmosphere on June 4, the club’s exciting slate of summer regular season home matches continues with a UKG Challenge Cup match against the Orlando Pride on June 7. PURCHSE TICKETS HERE
On June 25, the club will host a special FIFA Women’s World Cup sendoff match and a celebration of Juneteenth that will feature Gotham FC taking on the Chicago Red Stars and USWNT goalkeeper Alyssa Naeher. PURCHASE TICKET HERE
On July 2, Gotham FC will host West Coast rivals from the Los Angeles-based Angel City Football Club with young phenom Alyssa Thompson and veteran stars Sydney Leroux, Christen Press, and Julie Ertz in a rematch of the season-opening thriller that saw Gotham FC claim a dramatic, down-to-the-wire victory. PURCHASE TICKETS HERE