New York City FC announced that general seating tickets for Sunday’s Hudson River Derby have sold out.

Fans have purchased more than 30,000 tickets for the only Yankee Stadium meeting with Red Bulls this Major League Soccer regular season.

A limited number of standing room only remain for the 6 p.m. game (FOX Sports). This will be NYCFC’s first sellout of the season.

“This rivalry continues to grow in importance to New Yorkers as is evident in the demand for this game, NYCFC president Jon Patricof said. “We’re looking forward to an electric atmosphere on Sunday. We can always count on our loyal, passionate fanbase to get behind the team and this game is no exception.”

Front Row Soccer editor Michael Lewis has covered 13 World Cups (eight men, five women), seven Olympics and 25 MLS Cups. He has written about New York City FC, New York Cosmos, the New York Red Bulls and both U.S. national teams for Newsday and has penned a soccer history column for the Lewis, who has been honored by the Press Club of Long Island and National Soccer Coaches Association of America, is the former editor of He has written seven books about the beautiful game and has published ALIVE AND KICKING The incredible but true story of the Rochester Lancers. It is available at