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FIFA U-20 Cup Kick-Off

 


The FIFA U-20 World Cup kicks off this weekend with big names in action all over the country 
                                       

This will be the best football New Zealand has ever seen, and great value with tickets for group matches just $19 ($10 for kids).               

Don't miss your chance to be part of sporting history.
                                                                                                                                               

Match Preview

31 May 2015, Otago Stadium

Mexico v Mali

Kick Off: 1pm 

Mexico qualified as CONMEBOL champions, beating Panama on penalties after extra-time left the sides level at 1-1.

One of the most experienced countries at this level they will be participating in their 14th FIFA U-20 World Cup.

Recent results include a 1-1 draw with England in March.

Mali finished 4th in CAF qualifying after losing the 3rd / 4th play-off game against Ghana 3-1. They had however beaten Ghana 1-0 in the group stage. Their best effort at a U-20 World Cup was in 1999 when they beat Uruguay to finish 3rd.

This game is part of a double-header and will be followed by Serbia v Uruguay with a 4pm kick off. 

 
Dunedin hits Fever Pitch

To celebrate the most spectacular football tournament to ever come to our shores, Dunedin will feature an outdoor activation space that immerses visitors in the motion, energy and excitement of the tournament. 

Known as the 'Fever Pitch', this fan-zone is situated in The Octagon, George St.

If you havn't already, make sure you get your tickets today from FIFA.com/nz2015

We look forward to seeing you at the game!