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The City

A City Built for Major Events

  • As America’s birthplace, Philadelphia will be the centerpiece of the United States’ 250th birthday celebration in 2026

Seamless Event Experience

  • Walkable city with excellent Public Transit
  • Air/Rail & Hotels all within 15-minute ride of Stadium

Powerful East Coast Television Market

  • 4th Largest Media Market in US
  • Headquarters to Comcast & Telemundo

Don’t just take our word for it…

  • “2018 City of the Year” – GQ Magazine
  • First World Heritage City in U.S.
  • Philadelphia is the only U.S. city selected by National Geographic as one of the 25 Best Trips for 2020

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The Venue

Lincoln Financial Field

  • Opened in 2003 with sold-out Manchester United vs. FC Barcelona match
  • Capacity – 69,328
  • LEED Gold certified

Host to the World’s Best Soccer Events

  • CONCACAF Gold Cup
  • Copa America Centenario
  • FIFA Women’s World Cup ™
  • USMNT, USWNT and International Friendlies

The Passion

Enthusiastic and established soccer fan base

  • Consistently prolific crowds at National and International matches annually
  • Passionate supporters of the Philadelphia Union, including the legendary Sons of Ben

Philadelphia International Unity Cup

  • First-of-its-kind World Cup-style tournament
  • 50 teams representing the neighborhoods of Philadelphia and celebrating the city’s diverse immigrant communities

Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer – 6th Highest Participation in US

The Experience

Welcoming the World’s Biggest & Best Events

  • 2018 Eagles Super Bowl Parade
  • 2017 NFL Draft
  • 2016 Copa America Centenario
  • 2016 DNC, 2000 RNC
  • 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup Finals
  • 2015 Papal Visit & World Meeting of Families

Expert Leadership & Soccer Infrastructure

  • Active assembly of soccer partners including Philadelphia Union, Eastern PA Youth Soccer, YSC and Philadelphia Eagles
  • Event expertise from Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau, PHL Sports, City of Philadelphia and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
  • Premier Training Venues including UPENN’s Rhodes Field, Nova Care Complex and Subaru Park.

Notable Events


2019 USWNT Victory Tour


2019 CONCACAF Gold Cup Quarterfinals


SheBelieves Cup


119th Army-Navy Game


Bayern Munich vs. Juventus


Super Bowl Parade


CONCACAF Gold Cup Quarterfinals


NFL Draft


Copa America Centenario


Democratic National Convention


CONCACAF Gold Cup Finals


World Meeting of Families Congress & Papal Visit


MLS All-Star Game


FIFA Women’s World Cup™


Man Utd vs FC Barcelona