Upcoming Philadelphia sports events calendar highlights major attractions coming to Philadelphia via the Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau. Check out the big events coming to the city this year. To learn about sponsorship/partnership opportunities with any of these sporting events, contact PHL Sports.
The Penn Mutual Collegiate Rugby Championship (CRC) will return to Talen Energy Stadium for the 6th consecutive year. In 2016, Talen Energy Stadium welcomed more than 27,000 fans to watch the University of California men’s team take home their 4th consecutive title and Life University take home the women’s crown.
Philadelphia Union will host English Premier League side Swansea City A.F.C. in an international friendly match at Talen Energy Stadium. Swansea City A.F.C. (Based in Swansea, Wales) is currently competing in the Premier League. The club has finished as high as eighth in the Premier League, a feat that they achieved in 2014-15.
Played every two years, the CONCACAF Gold Cup soccer tournament matches up the best players from 12 North and Central American nations. The 2017 tournament will take place at venues across the United States from July 7-26. Lincoln Financial Field will host the critical Gold Cup quarterfinal doubleheader matchup on July 19.
Army-Navy Cup soccer will be returning to Talen Energy Stadium for the sixth consecutive year. In just a few short years, this match has become one of the highest attended collegiate soccer matches in the nation. In 2016, 10,092 fans attended the match to see Army’s 1-0 victory, the largest crowd in college soccer for the entire season.
Tickets for the 6th edition of Army-Navy Cup will be on sale later this summer. Please check here
Army-Navy Game presented by USAA
On December 9, Philadelphia and Lincoln Financial Field will again host sports’ greatest rivalry. This marks the 87th time that America’s Game has called Philadelphia home. Don’t miss your chance to be on hand and see what has been hailed as, “one of the top 5 sporting events to see live.”
For more information on the 2017 Army-Navy Game presented by USAA, and to purchase game tickets, parking, VIP Tailgate, Gala, merchandise and discounted hotels, visit PhillyLovesArmyNavy.com.