CONCACAF released on Tuesday the dates and venues for the 2019 Gold Cup. For the first time in the history of the tournament, 16 teams will participate and two games will be played outside the United States.
In the case of Mexico, El Tri will make their debut on June 15 at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California. Their second game will be played four days later at Broncos Stadium in Denver, Colorado. Finally, the group decider will be on June 23 at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Along with, Mexico’s group stage’s dates and venues, the schedule for the Knockout Phase was also released, with the final set to be played at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois.
The full calendar, including teams Mexico will face, will be released in 2019, given that only six teams have officially qualified to the tournament (Mexico, Costa Rica, Honduras, Panama, Trinidad and Tobago, and United States).
You can see the full released schedule below:
Group A - Mexico
June 15: Rose Bowl, Pasadena, CA
June 19: Broncos Stadium at Mile High, Denver, CO
June 23: Bank of America Stadium, Charlotte, NC
Group B - Costa Rica
June 16: Non-US venue to be determined
June 20: Toyota Stadium, Frisco, TX
June 24: Red Bull Arena, Harrison, NJ
Group C - Honduras
June 17: Non-US venue to be determined
June 21: BBVA Compass Stadium, Houston, TX
June 25: Banc of California Stadium, Los Angeles, CA
Group D - United States
June 18: Allianz Field, Saint Paul, MN
June 22: FirstEnergy Stadium, Cleveland, OH
June 26: Children’s Mercy Park, Kansas City, KS
June 29: NRG Stadium, Houston, TX (QF1: 2A v 1C & QF2: 1A v 2C)*
June 30: Lincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia, PA (QF3: 2B v 1D & QF4: 1B v 2D)*
July 2: State Farm Stadium, Glendale, AZ (Winner QF1 v Winner QF2)
July 3: Nissan Stadium, Nashville, TN (Winner QF3 v Winner QF4)
July 7: Soldier Field, Chicago, IL