(UPDATE 6/26/15) NYCFC is preparing for what should be its biggest home match of its inaugural season. In the home opener against the New England Revolution, Yankee Stadium hosted 43,507. This weekend they will be hosting the New York Red Bulls and opening the 400-level of Yankee Stadium for the first time since the opener, which could lead to the biggest crowd yet for a home match. Seats are filling up fast as limited quantity is still available on the primary market. That hasn’t quite translated to the secondary market as NYCFC vs Red Bulls tickets currently have an average price of $90.11, and the get-in price is just $25.
(UPDATE 6/23/15) NYCFC is just days away from having the biggest home game of its inaugural season. On Sunday, NYCFC will welcome in the New York Red Bulls to Yankee Stadium for what is expected to be the biggest crowd the club has seen this season. However, secondary market prices have still not increased much for the match. NYCFC vs Red Bulls tickets have an average price of $86.51 with a get-in price of $28. The next meeting between the two on August 9 at Red Bull Arena is still more expensive with an average of $96.12 and a get-in price of $21.
NYCFC vs Red Bulls Tickets Now Averaging $86 On Secondary Market
(UPDATE 6/18/15) With the match still 10 days away, anticipation is growing for the first meeting between NYCFC and the New York Red Bulls at Yankee Stadium. NYCFC tickets have been so highly demanded, the club opened the 400-level of Yankee Stadium for the second time in the short history of home matches, after the home opener on March 15. However, demand on the secondary market has not picked up quite as much. NYCFC vs Red Bulls tickets have an average price of $86.13 on the secondary market with a get-in price of $28. It is currently the least expensive remaining home game for NYCFC.
New York Red Bulls vs. NYCFC Tickets Are Averaging $85 On The Secondary Market
(UPDATE 6/5/15) The next match between NYCFC and the New York Red Bulls will take place on June 28 at Yankee Stadium. It will be the first meeting of the two in the Bronx and the second overall. The Red Bulls won the first meeting at Red Bull Arena 2-1 on May 10. The current average price for NYCFC vs Red Bulls tickets is $85.20 on the secondary market with a get-in price of $32. Demand has been so high for this matchup that over 30,000 tickets have been sold and the entire stadium will be open for the match.
This will not be the final meeting of the two. They will play once more at Red Bull Arena on August 9. The current average price for that match is $105.17 with a get-in price of $17.
New York Red Bulls vs. NYCFC Tickets Are Averaging $104 On The Secondary Market
(5/8/15) A budding New York soccer rivalry could be forming with clubs across the Hudson. On Sunday night, the New York Red Bulls and NYCFC will face off for the first time on the pitch. The two will meet at Red Bull Arena for the first match of what could grow to become an intense local rivalry. As the match day approaches, tickets can be found relatively cheaply on the secondary market.
The current average price for New York Red Bulls tickets against NYCFC is $57.30. The get-in price for the game is $35. At its current price, the game is the second least expensive of the season for the Red Bulls. Only an October 7 match against the Montreal Impact has a lower average price.
These two squads will meet again in New Jersey on August 8. The current average price for that game is $103.78 with a get-in price of $20. It is one of two Red Bulls home games with an average over $100, joining the regular season finale against the Philadelphia Union on October 18.
They will have just one meeting at Yankee Stadium, on June 28. The match against the Red Bulls is currently has the most expensive NYCFC tickets of the season on the secondary market. The average price for the game is $158.87 with a get-in price of $27, one of two NYCFC home games with an average above $100. The other is a September 19 match against the San Jose Earthquakes.
The Red Bulls head into this first matchup in third place in the Eastern Conference with 13 points. NYCFC has been struggling after opening the season with a win in their first ever game. They head into the match in eighth place in the East with just six points and that one lone win.