New York City FC will be hosting DC United this Saturday afternoon for Hispanic Heritage Day. Here’s everything you need to know…
Match: NYCFC vs DC United
Date and Time: Saturday, September 8 at 5:00pm ET
Stadium: Yankee Stadium
Referee: Kevin Stott
Last Meeting: NYCFC 1-2 DC United, April 8, 2017
Head to Head Record:
NYCFC Wins: 4
DC United Wins: 3
Radio: WNYE 91.5 FM (English), WADO 1280 AM (Spanish)
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- 3:30 PM: Doors open to the general public.
- Stop by the corner of 161st St. and River Ave. for City Beats’ pre and post-match performances.
- Be sure to stop by the Fan Zone now located on the Masterpass® Deck for free hair and face painting, balloon artists, and a GIF station with special Hispanic Heritage photo opportunities.
- 4:15 PM: Your Boys in Blue take the pitch for warmups.
- 4:45 PM: Be in your seats as pre-match ceremonies begin and we announce the Starting XI.
- 4:55 PM: Have your scarves ready as the Tunnel of Honor leads NYC’s team onto the pitch.
- 4:58 PM: Join in with recording artist, Fina as she performs the National Anthem.
- 5:01 PM: Get set for kickoff as we ceremoniously set off the smoke stacks.
- 5:03 PM: Kick-off!