How To Find The Cheapest New York City FC Tickets + Face Value Options

Where To Buy 2021 NYCFC Tickets

Primary market single-game tickets are currently available via Ticketmaster. Prices start at $30, and tickets can be purchased in pods of 2, 3, and 4.

On the secondary market, TicketIQ has Fee-Free NYCFC tickets which also include a Refund Guarantee. Our Refund Guarantee states that if an event is canceled or deemed unfit for fans to attend, TicketIQ will refund ticket buyers in as soon as 15 days. That means that you can buy from TicketIQ worry-free. Customers on TicketIQ save between 15%-25% compared to other secondary market ticketing sites. 

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NYCFC 2021 Season Tickets

Fans can submit a form to request more information for season tickets via the NYCFC website. Prices start at $26 per match. City Membership benefits include tickets to all 17 home games, an annual membership gift package, 10% savings on food, non-alcoholic beverages & merchandise on matchday (Yankee Stadium only), priority to upgrade your seats during future seasons, discounted season parking packages (save over 40%), MLS Playoffs ticket priority, discounted additional tickets and more. 

NYCFC 2021 Attendance Policy

NYCFC will be starting the season at Yankee Stadium with limited capacity (10%) and fans will be required to show negative COVID-19 test results within 72 hours before kickoff – or provide proof of a COVID-19 vaccination.

Tickets for NYCFC’s first home match will only be made available. Due to potential health and government guideline changes tickets for future matches will be made available on a monthly basis. 

NYCFC COVID-19 Health and Safety Protocols

Mask Requirements

All Guests two (2) years and older, including those who have received a COVID-19 vaccine, must wear a face covering over their nose and mouth at all times while visiting Yankee Stadium except when actively eating or drinking at their ticketed seats. Facial shields without an accompanying facial covering will not be permitted.

Social Distancing

To begin the season, attendance for select games will be limited to approximately 20% of the capacity of Yankee Stadium. Accordingly, we will be selling a limited number of tickets in specified temporary seating locations to select home games. In an effort to maintain New York State’s physical distancing requirements. Seating will be sold in Tickets Pods that range in size from one (1) to six (6) Guests. The majority of the Ticket Pods will be two (2) to four (4) Guests in size.

Temperature Checks

Each Guest in attendance will be required to complete temperature checks on each game day in order to gain entry.

Cashless Transactions

To reduce and avoid contact between cash and food/retail handling, all Yankee Stadium retail food and beverage locations will be cashless and will only accept credit/debit cards, advanced purchases, and touchless payments. Additionally, mobile ordering and pick up through Uber Eats will be available at select stands on the Field and Main Levels. For Guests who wish to pay with cash, cash conversion stations (e.g., reverse ATM machines) will be available at four locations throughout Yankee Stadium issuing no-fee, prepaid debit cards starting at $1 minimum denomination. The prepaid debit card can be used at any food or retail location inside the Stadium. Any remaining funds left on the prepaid debit card can be used anywhere that Mastercard is accepted.

Bag Requirements

Each Guest is welcome to bring one bag into Yankee Stadium provided the bag is soft-sided (e.g., diaper bags, small purses, etc.) and its dimensions do not exceed 16 inches by 16 inches by 8 inches. Briefcases, coolers and other hard-sided bags or containers are not permitted. All bags will be thoroughly inspected before they are permitted into the Stadium. Bag-size bins will be used at inspection points, and bags and their contents must fit without assistance, modification or adjustment. There is no storage area for any items at Yankee Stadium. To enable Guests to enter the Stadium in a more timely manner, Yankee Stadium management encourages Guests to remain aware of and comply with the bag policy, as well as consider carrying as little as possible. Please note security regulations may be amended at any time.

Concessions

Many concessions locations will remain active to continue to serve and promote physical distancing. We have updated our transaction process and item packaging to encourage a contactless, expedited service. Additionally, mobile ordering and pick up through Uber Eats will be available at select stands on the Field and Main Levels. Guests may only eat or drink in their ticketed seat and are not permitted to eat or drink while on the concourse. Face coverings are required at all times while visiting Yankee Stadium, including while in your ticketed seat, unless actively eating or drinking.

For additional information, visit the NYCFC website

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NYCFC Mobile Ticketing Policy

Fans can access their mobile tickets via the MLS app, which can be downloaded from the MLS website.

Fans can also register for the Yankee Stadium CLEAR lane, which uses biometrics for expedited entry into Yankee Stadium. Fans can register for the service, which is free, and then enter Yankee Stadium via Gate 2 or the Suite Entrance (premium ticket holders only). 

2021 NYCFC Schedule 

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Updated New York City FC 2020 Schedule

Major League Soccer has revealed their schedule for the first phase of the return to play for the 2020 regular season.  The continuation of the season will have three phases and see each team will play an additional 18 regular-season games, with the first phase having most teams play six matches against regional opponents. This phase will run through September 14th.  The only exception to this is FC Dallas and Nashville SC who will play an additional three games to make up for those missed having to withdraw from the MLS is Back Tournament.

The regular season is set to run through November 8th. The playoffs, which will be expanded to 18 teams are scheduled to start on November 20th and run through December 12th. 10 teams in the East and 8 teams in the West will qualify due to the conferences currently being unbalanced with Nashville’s temporary placement in the Eastern Conference.

NYCFC continued 2020 regular season:

  • Thursday, August 20 @ Red Bulls – 7:00 p.m.
  • Monday, August 24 vs. Columbus Crew – 7:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, August 29 vs. Chicago Fire – 7:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, September 2 @ New England Revolution – 8:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, September 6 @ D.C. United – 7:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, September 12 vs. FC Cincinnati – 7:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, September 19 @ New England Revolution – 4:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, September 23 vs. Toronto FC – 7:00 p.m. 
  • Saturday, September 26 vs. FC Cincinnati – 7:00 p.m. 
  • Saturday, September 26 vs. FC Cincinnati – 7:00 p.m. 
  • Saturday, October 3 at Inter Miami CF - 8:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, October 7 vs DC United - 8:15 p.m.
  • Sunday, October 11 vs New England Revolution - 4:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, October 14 at Orlando City SC - 7:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, October 18 at Columbus Crew - 6:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, October 24 vs Montreal Impact - 7:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, October 28 at Toronto FC - 7:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, November 1 vs New York Red Bulls - 7:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, November 8 at Chicago Fire - 3:30 p.m.

NYCFC home games will be played at Red Bull Arena.  

MLS is Back Tournament Info

On June 3rd, Major League Soccer and the MLS Players Association ratified a new Collective Bargaining Agreement.  This will clear the way for the league to play a summer tournament in Orlando, Florida. 

The tournament, which will take place at ESPN Wide World of Sports on Disney World property, will be closed to fans. Players and team staff will be tested for COVID-19, and go through various safety protocols. More details on the plans for the tournament below:

Under the current plan, teams would arrive in Orlando on June 24, then train for two weeks. After this mini-preseason, the tournament would commence with a three-game group stage followed by a single-elimination knockout round. Teams would leave Orlando immediately after being eliminated

This would keep teams in Orlando for 35 days at most instead of the league’s previous plan, which would have lasted more than 10 weeks. The timeline addresses widespread concerns from players throughout the league about extended separation from their families.

Garber said the league is still finalizing details of the Orlando tournament and declined to comment on tournament dates and broadcast plans

UPDATE (6/10) It was announced today that the MLS tournament will begin on July 8th. Here is a list of other key dates:

June 24: Teams begin arriving in Florida
July 8: Group stage begins
July 25-28: Round-of-16
July 30- Aug. 1: Quarterfinals
Aug. 5-6: Semifinals
Aug. 11: MLS is Back Tournament Final

For more details, check out this article from ESPN.

UPDATE (6/11) Here are the results for the draw for the MLS is Back Tournament via ESPN:

GROUP A (Eastern Conference)
1. Orlando City SC*
2. Inter Miami CF
3. New York City FC
4. Philadelphia Union
5. Chicago Fire
6. Nashville SC

GROUP B (Western Conference)
1. Seattle Sounders*
2. FC Dallas
3. Vancouver Whitecaps
4. San Jose Earthquakes

GROUP C (Eastern Conference)
1. Toronto FC*
2. New England Revolution
3. Montreal Impact
4. D.C. United

GROUP D (Western Conference)
1. Real Salt Lake*
2. Sporting Kansas City
3. Colorado Rapids
4. Minnesota United

GROUP E (Eastern Conference)
1. Atlanta United*
2. FC Cincinnati
3. New York Red Bulls
4. Columbus Crew SC

GROUP F (Western Conference)
1. LAFC*
2. LA Galaxy
3. Houston Dynamo
4. Portland Timbers

* denotes seeded team in each group

UPDATE (6/24) MLS has released its full playoff schedule. Check it out here

How Much Are 2020 NYCFC Tickets

On the secondary market, TicketIQ has seats available for some games for as little at $21. Overall, the average asking price for a NYCFC ticket is $36, down $1 from last year, and is the lowest average asking price on the secondary market since 2015, when NYCFC joined MLS as an expansion team. The priciest season was 2018, when fans paid an average of $101. NYCFC has advanced to the conference semifinals in each of the last three seasons, and won the Eastern Conference in 2019.

On the secondary market, TicketIQ currently has seats available to the May 13 game against Toronto FC starting at $24, and against Atlanta United on June 17, for as little as $21.

NYCFC Mobile Ticketing Policy

NYCFC and Yankee Stadium moved to mobile ticketing in 2016, and fans can access tickets via the MLS app, which can be downloaded from the MLS website.

Fans can also register for the Yankee Stadium CLEAR lane, which uses biometrics for expedited entry into Yankee Stadium. Fans can register for the service, which is free, and then enter Yankee Stadium via Gate 2 or the Suite Entrance (premium ticket holders only). 

NYCFC 2020 Schedule

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