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Army-Navy Cup VIII Returns to Talen Energy Stadium

July 30, 2019 - Major League Soccer (MLS) - Philadelphia Union News Release

CHESTER, Pa. - Philadelphia Union today announced the Pre-Sale ticket date for Army-Navy Cup VIII. This year's rivalry match between the two academies will take place on Friday, October 11, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.

Presale discounted tickets will be available for purchase on July 30 by using the Promo code AN19. Regular price for prime reserved tickets are $25 while general admission tickets are $15. Discounts will be available for groups of 10 or more. All tickets will go on sale to the public August 1.

Philadelphia Union and Talen Energy Stadium proudly partner with Leidos, a global leader in products and services, designed to make the world safer, healthier and more efficient through information, technology, engineering and science, who are continuing their commitment for the third straight year, to host Army-Navy Cup VIII.

"We maintain a strong commitment to our armed forces, and we're proud to support an event that showcases our future military leaders who will help shape tomorrow's world," said Gerry Fasano, Leidos Defense Group President. "Last year, nearly 1,000 Leidos employees attended in support of this growing event and we expect our employees to again be well represented in the stands of Talen Energy Stadium in October. Our sponsorship of the Army-Navy Cup is just one way for us to say 'thank you' to our military members for their dedication and sacrifice."

Army-Navy Cup is the top attended collegiate soccer match east of the Mississippi, and building to become #1 overall. Total number of fans in the stands at Talen Energy Stadium for Army-Navy Cup to date - over 10,000 strong!

Army West Point begins training August 12, with their season opener Saturday August 31 at 7:00 p.m. against Air Force on the banks of the Hudson. Navy begins training on Saturday, August 10 with their home opener on Friday, August 30 at 7:00 p.m. vs. UNC Asheville.

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