United States vs. Poland

United States vs. Poland
Survival tips for the Wednesday soccer match

General information: The
United States Men’s National Soccer Team
has scheduled a unique match against the Men’s National Team from
Poland at 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Fritz-Walter Stadium in Kaiserslautern,
Germany. The match will be televised live in the U.S. on ESPN2 as well
as on AFN Sports. Tickets can be purchased at the Ramstein Community
Center until Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information on
tickets please contact the community center at 480-6600.
Transportation: The city of Kaiserslautern will provide free bus transportation
from Ramstein to the soccer game. The designated pick-up point for military
ID card holders will be the Passenger Terminal parking garage. Busses will
begin departing at 5:30 p.m. and will return people to the Passenger Terminal
parking garage after the game. For more information, call the Ramstein
Community Center at 480-6600.
Due to construction, fans taking their own vehicles should leave early
and use Park and Ride lots.
Security: For security reasons, stadium officials asks that people bring
as little as possible. Preferably, people should bring only their tickets
and sufficient money. Any type of weapon, fireworks, outside food and drink,
coolers and chairs are not permitted. Avoid taking backpacks or other items
which cause increased scrutiny. Security officials will conduct pat-down
Support: The 435th Services Squadron is providing the U.S. team world-class
service as they lodge and dine on the base, and the U.S. Air Forces in
Europe Band will be playing the U.S. and Polish national anthems at the
start of the game.

Graphic by Airman 1st Class Edward Drescher