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SD Loyal Announces Sold Out Inaugural Match

By SD Loyal , 03/06/20, 3:30PM PST


Capacity crowd of 6,100; limited amount of walk-up tickets for standing room can be purchased at Box Office two hours prior to kickoff.  

San Diego, CA (March 6, 2020) – USL Championship’s newest club, San Diego Loyal SC (SD Loyal), announced today Inaugural Match on Saturday, March 7 at Torero Stadium is sold out. Stadium attendance capacity for a soccer event is 6,100. A limited number of walk-up tickets will be available, including standing room only, that can be purchased on match day at the Torero Stadium Box Office. 

San Diegans rushed to have the opportunity to be part of sports history as SD Loyal kicks off its 2020 Inaugural Season hosting the Las Vegas Lights FC. Competition will be fierce as the teams, led by U.S. Men’s National Team legends Landon Donovan and Eric Wynalda, square off for the first time. ESPN will feature this matchup for their Game of the Week series on ESPNNews.

“We’re thrilled to see San Diegans embracing this as their club,” said Warren Smith, SD Loyal President. “To play our first match in front of a sold out crowd at Torero Stadium will be a special moment for our players, fans, coaches, front office and everyone who has been involved to get us to this day. This is just the beginning.”

Kickoff on Saturday is at 7 p.m. and gates will open at 5:30 p.m. Standing room tickets go on sale at 5 p.m. and will be available on a first come, first served basis at the Torero Stadium Box Office. Fans are encouraged to arrive early for an Inaugural Match Commemorative T-shirt for the first 5,000 fans, prematch entertainment, food and beer from local San Diego establishments including Stone Brewing and the ability to watch Team 1 warm-up before the Inaugural Match.

Tickets are available for SD Loyal’s next home match is on March 14 against Rio Grande Valley FC. Season Ticket Memberships and single match tickets for future matches are on sale and may be secured by calling (858) 465-GOAL or visiting

For more information and to view the 2020 schedule, visit and #SDLoyal.