In the second of at least three opportunities to catch defending International Champions Cup champ Real Madrid in action during the 2014 installment, the club will take on AS Roma inside Dallas' Cotton Bowl Stadium on July 29. For the tournament, the two squads will be competing in Group A along with Manchester United and Inter Milan, and all ICC matches will be taking place at major outdoor venues across the country, though this will be the only such contest in Texas.
Cotton Bowl Stadium Seating Information
Cotton Bowl Stadium boasts an iconic oval shape that allows for seating around the entire venue, with no areas left open. For the International Champions Cup match, standard Lower Level and Upper Level seating will be available across the venue that has the capacity to hold roughly 90,000. Sections 1-36 are closest to the field, while the upper outer circle includes Sections 101-144. Note that the players' tunnel is located directly in front of Section 33.
Cotton Bowl Stadium General Information
Items generally prohibited at Cotton Bowl Stadium include outside food and drink, noisemakers, large bags, and signs, among other things. For questions regarding what can be brought inside for the International Champions Cup, it is best to contact venue staff directly. All guests are subject to search and re-entry will likely not be permitted during the match on July 29.
Cotton Bowl Stadium Parking Information
Numerous lots within Fair Park offer car, motorcycle, bus and RV parking in walking distance of Cotton Bowl Stadium. Accessible parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Parking also is available in the many privately owned lots adjacent to Fair Park. The Dallas Area Rapid Transit Authority services the Stadium, with stops at the south (Cullum and MLK) and southwest (Parry and Exposition) parts of the park. All lots may come with fees so be sure to plan accordingly.
Cotton Bowl Stadium Gate Times
Gates typically open an hour in advance, but is subject to change for the Real Madrid-AS Roma contest. No guests will be allowed inside Cotton Bowl Stadium without a ticket.