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International Soccer Match News Conference

January 17, 2012

DALLAS, Jan. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ –

What: News Conference to announce first of its kind International Soccer Tournament to be held in Metro Dallas. World class teams from Argentina, Hungary and Mexico to play championship match at the Cotton Bowl.

Where: Cotton Bowl, Dallas, Texas (MEDIA ROOM, GATE K)

When: 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, 17 January, 2012 At Cotton Bowl — live shot opportunity

Who: Event Promoter Pius Oleh, Cotton Bowl operators, organizers of International Soccer Tournament will discuss this unique match to be held the second weekend in February 2012 at the Cotton Bowl. Teams traveling the globe to play professional soccer in Dallas.

More: Soccer is fast becoming one of the most popular sports in the United States and is the most widely watched spectator sport in the world. This International Soccer Tournament will feature four international teams to compete in Dallas. The soccer teams are: River Plate of Argentina; UNAM Pumas of Mexico; Ferencvarosi FC and Vasas FC of Hungary. The teams will fly to Dallas for this special match tournament.

The tournament schedule begins with the teams arriving on February 7 and playing warm-up and practice games at the Cotton Bowl on February 8. The official game schedule is Thursday, February 9, 2012, Game 1, River Plate FC. Argentina vs. Vasas FC Hungary at 6 p.m. Game 2, UNAM Pumas FC, Mexico vs. Ferencvarosi FC Hungary 8 p.m. Saturday evening a championship match will follow a consolation match to be held at 6 p.m. with Invitational Tournament Championship game at 8 p.m.

Some 40,000 soccer fans from Metro Dallas and surrounding areas are expected to attend. Tickets for the event for both days are $50 general admission.


Source: PR Newswire