FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – The New England Revolution will face Mexican side Pumas UNAM in the 2022 Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League (SCCL) Quarterfinal round. The Revolution will open the Quarterfinals against Pumas on Wednesday, March 9 at 8:00 p.m. ET in Leg 1 at Gillette Stadium, followed by Leg 2 at Estadio Olímpico Universitario in Mexico City, Mexico on Wednesday, March 16 at 10:15 p.m. ET. All SCCL games are nationally televised on FOX Sports and TUDN.
New England progressed to the SCCL Quarterfinals after the club’s Round of 16 opponent, AS Cavaly (HAI), withdrew from the tournament due to issues obtaining the necessary visas to travel. Pumas advanced to the Quarterfinals following a 6-3 aggregate victory over Costa Rican side Deportivo Saprissa.
New England and Pumas met on one prior occasion during the 2010 SuperLiga Group Stage at Gillette Stadium, with the Revolution claiming a 1-0 victory over their Liga MX opponents. New England holds a 7-1-1 record in nine all-time meetings against Liga MX foes, though this is the Revs’ first meeting with a Mexican side in SCCL action.
The Revolution qualified for the 2022 SCCL as the Major League Soccer’s 2021 Supporters’ Shield winners. The Revolution once won a continental title as the 2008 SuperLiga champions. New England is one of four MLS teams remaining in the final eight of this year’s tournament along with New York City FC, Seattle Sounders FC, and CF Montreal.
Fans who have previously purchased SCCL “Pay-as-we-Play” ticket packages will automatically receive their tickets for the Quarterfinal Leg 1 match on Wednesday, March 9 at Gillette Stadium with no additional charge to their account. Single-game SCCL quarterfinal tickets will be go on sale in the coming days. Please check revolutionsoccer.net for updates. If you have any questions, call 1-877-GET-Revs, or email email@example.com for more information.
Matchups and Format
The matchups for the Quarterfinals are as follows:
Matchup 1: Club Leon (MEX) vs. Seattle Sounders FC (USA)
Matchup 2: Comunicaciones FC (GUA) vs. New York City FC (USA)
Matchup 3: Pumas UNAM (MEX) vs. New England Revolution (USA)
Matchup 4: CF Montreal (CAN) vs. Cruz Azul (MEX)
2022 Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League Dates by Round
Semifinals: April 5-7 (Leg 1) and April 12-14 (Leg 2)
Finals: April 26-28 (Leg 1) and May 3-5 (Leg 2)
For the Quarterfinals, the Round of 16 winners of matchups 1, 3, 5, and 7 will play the first leg away and the second leg at home. For the Semifinals and Finals, the best performing clubs in the earlier rounds of the competition will play the first leg away and the second leg at home (based on wins, draws, and, if required, goal difference).
For the full 2022 SCCL Quarterfinals schedule, including kickoff times and further details, and more information, please visit Concacaf.com.