Presale codes announced for Man United vs. Man City game in Houston, Texas

Tickets for the Manchester derby between Manchester United and Manchester City will go on sale to the general public on May 23, but you can jump ahead of the line by purchasing tickets through the presale — if you know the code.

Manchester United F.C. and Manchester City F.C. will face off in the Manchester Derby at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas on Thursday, July 20 as part of the 2017 International Champions Cup presented by Heineken®. The match is set to kick off at 8:30PM CT.

The presale starts today (Thursday, May 18) at 1pm ET and ends May 22.

The presale code to buy tickets is ICC17. Order your tickets today via Ticketmaster.com.

Tickets for the Manchester derby will go fast. With this game being the first time the clubs have faced each other in the United States there’s no doubt that tickets for the game will sell out.

As two of the top clubs in the English Premier League, Manchester United F.C. and Manchester City F.C. have a long and storied rivalry which dates all the way back to 1902. Sharing the same hometown, the aptly named Manchester Derby has taken place 173 times between the two clubs who boast a combined 24 English Premier League titles, including seven of the previous ten. This match will represent the first Manchester Derby played outside of the United Kingdom in the rivalry’s 115-year history.

The current roster for both clubs feature some of the top international talent from around the world. Following in the footsteps of legendary managers including Sir Matt Busby and the great Sir Alex Ferguson, Jose Mourinho has already etched his name into the Manchester United F.C. record books. Having already won both the Community Shield and EFL Cup in their 2016-17 campaign, Manchester United F.C. features an exciting core led by French midfielder Paul Pogba as well as English legend Wayne Rooney. Manchester City F.C. has found continued success under first-year manager Pep Guardiola, boasting a balanced lineup complete with the likes of Argentinian superstar striker Sergio Aguero, Belgian national Kevin De Bruyne at the midfield and World Cup winner David Silva. Each team is currently battling for supremacy in the English Premier League and qualification for next season’s Champions League.

SPECIAL OFFER:

World Soccer Talk readers get a $20 dollar rebate off their first ticket purchase.

To get your $20 dollar rebate on tickets:

• Visit SeatGeek.com

• Click on the ‘Heard us on the radio or TV?’ link at the top of the page

• Enter promo code WSTPOD

SeatGeek will send you $20 dollars after you’ve made your first ticket purchase.

Once you’ve entered your promo code and made your first purchase on SeatGeek, you’ll receive an email from [email protected] with simple instructions on how to claim your $20 rebate by Paypal or check!

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