Posted: Fri 8th Mar 2024

Wrex Coast Tour: Wrexham v Chelsea fixture announced as part of new USA Tour

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This article is old - Published: Friday, Mar 8th, 2024

Chelsea FC and Wrexham AFC, will return to the United States this summer for a July 24 match at Levi’s® Stadium in Santa Clara, CA.

The two teams played against each other last summer in front of a sold-out crowd at Kenan Memorial Stadium in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

“It is great to be playing Wrexham once again, following the success of last year’s encounter in Chapel Hill. We look forward to playing in front of our loyal supporters based in California at the Levi’s® Stadium, which is sure to create a wonderful atmosphere,” said Chelsea F.C. Chief Executive Officer, Chris Jurasek.

This match will be one of Wrexham AFC’s three U.S. matches this summer as part of their 2024 Wrex Coast Tour, additional match details forthcoming.

Wrexham AFC manager Phil Parkinson said: “We’re looking forward to returning to the United States for our summer tour, and the match at Levi’s® Stadium against Chelsea promises to be an exciting and memorable occasion – as well as an important part of our pre-season preparations.It was a great privilege to meet fans in the US last summer, and we’re excited to see more of our passionate supporters in San Francisco in July.”

Geoff Jones, Group CEO of event promotors TEG said: “We are thrilled to be able to bring the iconic powerhouse club, Chelsea FC back to the US, as well as the captivating story that is Wrexham AFC back to California”

Named Sports Facility of the Year for 2015 by Sports Business Journal, Levi’s® Stadium is home to the San Francisco 49ers and serves as one of the world’s most technologically advanced and sustainable sports and entertainment venues. The $1.2 billion venue consists of 1.85 million square feet and 68,500 seats, including 175 luxury suites and 9,000 club seats, and was designed by HNTB and built by Turner/Devcon for the Santa Clara Stadium Authority

Pre-sale opens Monday, March 11th at 9:00 AM PT via Ticketmaster. To register for pre-sale, fans are advised to visit https://laylo.com/teg_sport/dC4sQ.

Tickets for the general public will go on sale on Ticketmaster Wednesday, March 13th, at 9:00 AM PT.



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