Arrangements For Newcastle Fans For Kansas City Game

Jared Stimson of ToonArmyAmerica has asked me to put these details out for fans who wil be attending the game against Sporting Kansas City on Wednesday, July 20th at the Livestrong Sporting Park.

Here’s all the information


We’ve arranged a get together for all Toon fans on Tuesday night before the match at Johnny’s Tavern at 1310 Grand Blvd.

There will be drink specials with Newcastle Brown Ale and some selctions from a local KC brewery. If you’re getting in town the day before the match, it will be a good time to come down and share a pint or two. We’ll start getting there anytime after 5:00 PM

On matchday, our friends at “Wish I was a Geordie” are sponsoring a pre-match tailgate, with some Newcastle Brown Ale being supplied by Village West Liquors of Kansas City

Follow them on Twitter (@NUFC_US) on match day for the exact location of the tailgate.

Also, Sporting KC have set up a VIP package for fans wishing to attend a training session on Tuesday the 19th for those fans who are also purchasing or already have a match ticket.

  • Package price – $100
  • Practice at 7-8:30pm, and will last approximately 1 hour (start time subject to change).
  • Guests have access to Field Club, and will sit in Field side seats for practice.
  •  Light appetizers will be provided, along with soda/water.
  •  Alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase
  • Autograph session to follow in Field Club after practice

Also Includes:

  •  Split SKC/NUFC commemorative scarf
  •  VIP Credential

To purchase your pass to this special practice/autograph session, please contact JAMES BRYANT of Sporting Kansas City at 913.951.3555 or

Space is limited, so make your arrangements ASAP if you don’t want to miss out!


If there are plans for the other games let me know – via the contact form –  and I can put the information out on this blog.

11 comments so far

  • MacToon(Vive le Neuchâtel)

    Jul 15, 2011 at 8:10 PM

    Comment #1

    Hope it’s a succesful trip tbh.

  • Baro

    Jul 15, 2011 at 8:10 PM

    Comment #2


  • Baro

    Jul 15, 2011 at 8:11 PM

    Comment #3


  • SwedishMagpie

    Jul 15, 2011 at 8:11 PM

    Comment #4

    no links work :/

  • Andy

    Jul 15, 2011 at 8:11 PM

    Comment #5

    you going ed? hope you’re well

  • cousto

    Jul 15, 2011 at 8:15 PM

    Comment #6

    Would not kick Amber Heard out of bed if she farted.

  • geist

    Jul 15, 2011 at 8:21 PM

    Comment #7

    lol yeah Amber Heard is well fit, but why you talking about her on here – bit random.


    Jul 15, 2011 at 8:22 PM

    Comment #8

    Amber Heard in Zombieland…..very nice

  • jodemode

    Jul 15, 2011 at 11:26 PM

    Comment #9

    What about Orlando Ed? Have you heard anything?

  • ToonArmyAmerica

    Jul 15, 2011 at 11:45 PM

    Comment #10

    Thanks for helping us put out the word. Hope to see everyone there

  • shamsoftabriz

    Jul 20, 2011 at 1:58 PM

    Comment #11

    Wish I could watch these games somehow. No American stations seem to be broadcasting them, and they don’t show up on ESPN 3 or Fox Soccer TV.


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