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Tickets to go on sale for Vissel Kobe 2019 USA Tour

By OCSC Communications Staff, 01/07/19, 11:00PM PST


Tour to feature World Cup veterans Andres Iniesta, David Villa and Lukas Podolski

IRVINE, Calif.  – Japanese club Vissel Kobe announced that tickets for three games of its four game 2019 USA  Tour will go on sale online Wednesday, January 9 beginning at 10 a.m. PT on ticketmaster.

The three games will be played at the Orange County SC’s home turf,  Championship Soccer Stadium, located in Irvine, CA. The opening game of the tour will be on January 28th against, MLS, Columbus Crew SC; on February 2nd they will play, MLS, Toronto FC; and the fourth and final game, which will close the American tour of Vissel Kobe, will be against the local USL team, Orange County SC, on February 5th.

Tickets for the January 28th and February 2nd games will start at $25.00 for general admission and $35.00 for reserved seating. The February 5th game versus OCSC will have $15.00 general admission tickets and $20.00 reserved seating. There will also be a limited number of VIP seating for $50 for all three games.

Vissel’s star-studded roster features world football legends Andres Iniesta and David Villa, who led Spain to the 2010 World Cup title, as well as top German striker and 2014 World Cup winner Lukas Podolski.

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Vissel Kobe is a Japanese professional football club, currently playing in the J1 League. Since september 2018 the coach is the spanish Juan Manuel Lillo, who will train in 2019 three world champions like the german Lucas Podolski and the spanish Andrés Iniesta and David Villa, recently signed by Vissel Kobe. The team is located in Kobe, Hyōgo Prefecture. The home stadium is Noevir Stadium, in Hyōgo-ku, also called Misaki Park Stadium, with a capacity for 31,000 spectators.


Orange County Soccer Club is Orange County’s only professional soccer team that is part of the United Soccer League (USL), the fastest growing Division II professional soccer league in the world.  

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