HOUSTON, Texas — International Rugby Returns Next Summer! The U.S. Men’s National Rugby Team, the Eagles, will host the Scottish Rugby Union at BBVA Compass Stadium, an AEG Facility, on Saturday, June 7, 2014, as one of the only international matches being held in the U.S. next year.
Tickets start at $20 and are on sale now and available online at www.bbvacompassstadium.com, www.axs.com or by calling 888-929-7849. Advance $20 parking passes are also available. Tickets are available at the Ticket Office, open Monday-Friday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Group tickets are available to groups of 15 or more by calling 713-547-3055.
The USA vs. Scotland match up offers rugby fans a great opportunity to witness Scotland – currently ranked ninth in the official IRB World Rankings – face off on American soil against the Eagles, who are currently ranked 18th. The teams have previously met up in the 2003 IRB Rugby World Cup in Australia, where the Eagles fell 15-39. Should the Eagles qualify for the 2015 IRB Rugby World Cup in England, they will be placed in Pool B with Scotland.