Orlando City SC Hosts Red Bulls in This Weekend's Most Expensive MLS Match
April 7, 2017
The 2017 MLS season has reached Week 6, and before the action kicks off, TicketIQ takes a look at which matches are yielding the biggest ticket prices ahead of the weekend. Orlando City SC welcomes the Red Bulls in this week's top-priced game while the Earthquakes, Sporting KC, D.C. United and Fire also host most expensive matches.
Take a look at where the top games of the week stand on the resale market below, according to TicketIQ:
4/9 New York Red Bulls @ Orlando City SC | Average Resale Price: $75 | Get-in Price: $27
Orlando City SC has been on the winning side of the pitch over the first four weeks, going 2-0-1 in that time. The club finds itself just two points out of second place and four points behind the first-place Crew in the Eastern Conference. They'll hope to expound on their efforts this weekend when they host the 2-1-2 Red Bulls at Orlando City Stadium on Sunday. Orlando City SC tickets currently average $75 and the cheapest available ticket is listed from $27 each.
4/9 Seattle Sounders @ San Jose Earthquakes | Average Resale Price: $54 | Get-in Price: $30
The Earthquakes have played a mediocre month of soccer over the first five weeks of play, going 2-0-2 and owning fourth-place honors in the West. They'll face the 2-1-2 Sounders at Avaya Stadium on Sunday, where tickets average $54 and the get-in price is $30.
4/9 Colorado Rapids @ Sporting KC | Average Resale Price: $53 | Get-in Price: $19
Another club looking to escape mediocrity is the Rapids, who sit at 1-1-1 over their first three games. It would be a big victory on the road if they can get around Sporting KC on Sunday, who have yet to drop a decision this season. On TicketIQ the average resale price for Sporting KC tickets is $53 and the cheapest tickets start from $19 each.
4/8 New York City FC @ D.C. United | Average Resale Price: $45 | Get-in Price: $26
NYCFC has had a healthy start to the season at 2-1-1. The club shares second place in the East with Atlanta United and the Red Bulls, and will hope to break from the mold with a win on the road against D.C. United this weekend. NYCFC tickets against D.C. United own an average resale price of $45. If looking just to get past the gates, the get-in price for Saturday's is currently $26.
4/8 Columbus Crew S.C. @ Chicago Fire | Average Resale Price: $41 | Get-in Price: $23
The Fire find themselves in the middle of the pack in the East entering Week 6. They'll welcome the Columbus Crew to Toyota Park on Saturday in a pivotal matchup. The Crew travel to Chicago with sole possession of the top spot in the East at 3-1-1. The average resale price for Fire vs. Crew tickets is currently $41. The cheapest available tickets start from $23 each.