CMN Sports, a division of Cárdenas Marketing Network, Inc., one of the leading experiential event-marketing agencies and the largest producer of Latin music events in the U.S., announced today a friendly match between the National teams of Colombia and Haiti to take place on May 29th at the Marlins' Park in Miami, FL. Tickets will go on sale Thursday, March 31, 2016 at 10am/EDT and can be purchased through www.tickets.com and www.marlins.com/soccer.
"We know Miami has a large community of both Colombian and Haitian soccer fans and are pleased to bring this exciting match to them,"said founder and CEO of CMN, Henry Cárdenas.
The upcoming match is an exciting opportunity for soccer fans to see these two teams go head to head in the only game in Miami before the Copa America Centenario 2016 tournament in June. This will be the fifth time Colombia and Haiti have faced-off in a game, the last time being in February 2009 where Colombia defeated Haiti 2-0.
In their quest for the 2018 World Cup qualification, Colombia beat Bolivia in a thrilling game this past Thursday and Haiti tied vs. Panama in their match on Friday positiioning them to still be in the running for a spot in the final 6(hexagonal) in the CONCACAF region.
The game will feature some of the federation's top players from both teams including James Rodriguez, Juan Cuadrado, Carlos Bacca and David Ospina for Colombia as they prepare to celebrate Conmebol's (The South American Football Confederation) 100 year anniversary and Haiti's team will come full force with key players such as Mechack Jerome, Johny Placide, Jeff Louis, Donald Guerrier and Kervens Fils Belfort.
Fans can also follow all the action from Colombia vs. Haiti on Twitter and Instagram at @cmnevents, on Facebook athttps://www.facebook.com/CMNEvents and by using the hashtag #COLvsHAITI.