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MLS All-Star Game Presented by Target in Atlanta Sold Out, to Break Standalone Event Attendance Record

August 1, 2018 - Major League Soccer (MLS) News Release

NEW YORK - The 2018 Major League Soccer All-Star Game presented by Target at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta tonight is sold out, with a limited number of standing-room only tickets still available through Ticketmaster.com (or 800-745-3000).

The League's annual midsummer showcase is on track to break the standalone MLS All-Star Game attendance record of 70,728, which was set in Houston in 2010, when the best in MLS took on Manchester United.

Fans attending the game are urged to arrive early and enjoy Soccer Celebration presented by Scott at International Plaza from 3-7 PM. Parking lots open at 2:30 PM and stadium doors open at 5:30 PM.

The game will be televised at 7:30 p.m. ET, live on ESPN, UniMás, TSN and TVA Sports, and in more than 170 countries around the world.

TOP ATTENDANCES FOR STANDALONE MLS ALL-STAR GAMES

YEAR MLS ALL-STAR RESULTS VENUE ATT.

2010 2-5 L vs. Manchester United Reliant Stadium, Houston 70,728

2017 1-1 D (2-4 PK) vs. Real Madrid Soldier Field, Chicago 61,428

1998 MLS USA 6, MLS World 1 Citrus Bowl, Orlando 34,416

2002 3-2 W vs. U.S. MNT RFK Stadium, Washington, D.C. 31,096

2003 3-1 W vs. Chivas de Guad. The Home Depot Center, Carson, Calif. 27,000

MLS All-Star doubleheaders:

1996: MLS All-Star Game (East 3, West 2) was part of a doubleheader at Giants Stadium (78,416) that also featured Brazil vs. the FIFA World Stars

1999: MLS All-Star Game (West 6, East 4) was part of a doubleheader at Qualcomm Stadium (23,227) that also featured Chivas de Guadalajara vs. Universidad Catolica


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