MLS Cup 2005 sold out

Major League Soccer announced today that MLS Cup 2005, the League's 10th championship game to be played on Sunday, November 13, is officially sold out (20,453 seats in the current configuration of the stadium). Fans from 39 states in the U.S. and three world continents (North America, Europe and Africa) will be traveling to Frisco to watch this historic event firsthand. A limited number of standing room only tickets are available for $35 ($30 for groups of 20 or more) and may be purchased online on FCDallas.net, at Pizza Hut Park, Ticketmaster outlets or by calling 888-FCD-GOAL.

MLS Cup 2005 features the New England Revolution playing the Los Angeles Galaxy for the Alan I. Rothenberg Trophy on Sunday, November 13 at Pizza Hut Park in Frisco, Texas. The game will be televised live to a national audience on ABC Sports (3:30 p.m. ET) and broadcast to over 120 countries worldwide via ESPN International.

The Revolution, led by Budweiser Golden Boot winner and Honda MVP finalist Taylor Twellman, will meet the Galaxy, led by MLS' all-time playoff goal scorer Landon Donovan. The game is a rematch of MLS Cup 2002, when Los Angeles defeated New England 1-0 in extra time at Gillette Stadium to claim their first league title.

MLS CUP SCHEDULE OF EVENTS (all times local CT / schedule subject to change)

Thursday, Nov. 10

2:30 - 5:00 p.m. -- Accreditation Center open - Pizza Hut Park (North Gate)


3:00 - 3:30 p.m. -- Honda MLS Most Valuable Player Announcement - Pizza Hut Park (live on ESPNEWS)


3:00 - 5:00 p.m. -- New England Revolution Practice - Pizza Hut Park, Field 1


6:30 - 8:00 p.m. -- VIP Welcome Reception at Tiffany & Co. - Dallas Galleria (By invitation only)

Friday, Nov. 11

9:00 - 3:30 p.m. -- Accreditation Center open - Pizza Hut Park (North Gate)


9:30 - 11:30 a.m. -- New England Revolution Practice - Pizza Hut Park, Field 1


12:00 - 1:00 p.m. -- MLS Cup 2005 Media Luncheon - Pizza Hut Park, Verizon Wireless Club


1:30 - 3:30 p.m. -- Los Angeles Galaxy Practice - Pizza Hut Park, Field 1


8:00 - 11:00 p.m. -- Commissioner's Party - Pizza Hut Park, Verizon Wireless Club (By invitation only)

Saturday, Nov. 12

10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. -- MLS Board of Governors Meeting - Westin Stonebriar


8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. -- adidas MLS Youth Showcase - Pizza Hut Park, Field 4 and Field 8


9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. -- Supporters Club Soccer Tournament - Pizza Hut Park, Fields 11 and 14


10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. -- Sierra Mist MLS Dribble, Pass & Score National Finals Competition - Pizza Hut Park, Stadium


12:00 - 3:00 p.m. -- Accreditation Center open - Pizza Hut Park (North Gate)


12:00 - 1:00 p.m. -- Los Angeles Galaxy Practice - Pizza Hut Park, Stadium


1:30 - 2:30 p.m. -- New England Revolution Practice - Pizza Hut Park, Stadium


3:00 - 6:00 p.m. -- MLS Media Cup pres. by United States Soccer Foundation - Pizza Hut Park, Field 16 & 17

6:00 - 11:30 p.m. -- MLS Gala Party (black tie optional) - Nokia Theatre at Grand Prairie (By invitation only)

Sunday, Nov. 13

7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. -- adidas MLS Youth Showcase - Pizza Hut Park, Field 4 and 9, 11-14


11:30 a.m. -- Media Gates Open - Pizza Hut Park


11:30 - 3:00 p.m. -- Accreditation Center open - Pizza Hut Park (North Gate)


12:00 - 2:00 p.m. -- Soccer Celebration - Pizza Hut Park, Field 2


1:00 p.m. -- MLS Cup Finalist team arrivals

2:30 - 5:00 p.m. -- MLS Cup 2005 - Pizza Hut Park

5:00 - 5:30 p.m. -- MLS Cup 2005 Post-Game Press Conference - Pizza Hut Park


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