Tickets For Union v Celtic FC On Sale 6/14

Chester, Pa. (June 11, 2010) – A limited amount of tickets for Philadelphia Union’s first-ever international friendly against Celtic F.C. will go on sale Monday, June 14th at 10:00 a.m., the club announced today. The match is included in season ticket packages as 'Game A', but a special pre-sale for Founding Members looking to purchase additional tickets begins at 9:00 a.m.

“There are many great clubs with great traditions throughout the world,” said Philadelphia Union Team Manager Peter Nowak. “With such a committed and loyal fan base, Celtic is a model club that we would do well to emulate in the future.”

Tickets range from $50 for Corner seats through $200 for Field Level seats. For individual tickets, please call ComcastTix at 1-800-298-4200 or visit For groups of 15 or more, please call 877-21-UNION (877-218-6466).

Winners of 34 Scottish Cups and 42 League Championships, Celtic F.C. come with a winning pedigree over the course of their 122-year history. Finishing in second place in the Scottish Premier League, Celtic boast some of the top talent in the world including Irish National Team star Aiden McGeady. Chester is the first of three stops on the Hoops’ United States tour, which also includes a match against Manchester United in Toronto on July 16th and at the Seattle Sounders on July 18th.


Keystone Sports and Entertainment LLC is the Philadelphia Union ownership group. It is comprised on Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of iStar Financial Jay Sugarman, CEO & Operating Partner Nick Sakiewicz, Christopher and Robert Buccini and David Pollin, founding partners of The Buccini/Pollin Group. Swarthmore Group's Jim Nevels (Chairman) and Paula Mandle (CEO), and Philadelphia attorney William Doran. For more information about Philadelphia Union, visit

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