Just a Reminder
Posted by leyrocks on February 21, 2009
On February 21, Marta and Abby Wambach will be attending the Soccer National Expo at the Los Angeles Convention Center along with other soccer stars from the LA Galaxy, Chivas USA, Claudio Suárez, Ramón Ramírez and Martín Zúñiga. Drawing crowds of over 40,000 people, the Expo is considered one of the biggest soccer festivals in the United States.
Players and coaches scheduled to appear:
Los Angeles Sol: Marta (Saturday only)
Washington Freedom & USWNT: Abby Wambach
LA Galaxy: Edson Buddle and Chris Klein (Sunday only)
Chivas USA: Justin Braun and Alecko Eskandarian (Saturday only)
Zack Thornton, Atiba Harris, Jim Curtain and Shavar Thomas (Sunday only)
Anson Dorrance (UNC), Preki (Chivas USA), Jullian Ellis (UCLA), Ali Khosrashian (USC),
Abner Rogers (LA Sol) and many more….
The Soccer National Expo will also feature over 150 soccer vendors including gear and equipment, guest speakers, free soccer and coaching clinics. Did we mention the Expo is FREE TO THE PUBLIC
Marta will appear at the festival from 2-3pm and play in a 4 v 4 “Kingman” soccer game. This will be Marta’s first public appearance since signing with the LA Sol.
“We’re very excited and proud to have Soccer Nation Expo be Marta’s first appearance since joining the LA Sol. It will be a great reception for Marta and a positive connection between the Expo crowd, the LA Sol and Women’s Professional Soccer,” said John Weinerth, CEO of California Youth Soccer Association. ”
Women’s Soccer Show will be attending this event, we hope to see you there.
The Expo will be held on February 21st from 930 am to 5:00 pm and on Sunday February 22 from 9:00 am to 3:00pm
Los Angeles Convention Center in the South Hall
1201 South Figueroa Street ,
Los Angeles, CA 90015
*If you wont be able to attend the Soccer Expo make sure to check out SOLFest on March 8th from
11:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Home Depot Center in Carson, CA