Inter Miami CF is set for a two-game week as the team gets ready to host Houston Dynamo FC for the 2023 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup Final in what will be a historic first final to be played at DRV PNK Stadium on Wednesday, Sept. 27 before continuing its homestand with an MLS regular season fixture on Saturday, Sept. 30, against New York City FC.
In addition to Saturday’s matchday 35 fixture, the Club will feature one of its highly-anticipated annual Theme Night matches at DRV PNK Stadium with Inter Miami celebrating Hispanic Heritage month alongside Espolón Tequila.
Let’s dive into what’s up next for The Herons this week:
Monday - Training
The team began its preparations for the week ahead of Wednesday’s U.S. Open Cup fixture against Houston.
Tuesday - Training; Leaders Line: Inter Miami CF vs. Houston Dynamo FC Preview Press Conference
Following Tuesday’s early morning training session, head coach Gerardo ‘Tata’ Martino and midfielder Sergio Busquets will address the media in a press conference ahead of Wednesday's 2023 U.S. Open Cup final fixture against Houston Dynamo FC. Don’t miss their comments by following Inter Miami’s social channels (Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Tik Tok)!
Wednesday - Inter Miami CF vs. Houston Dynamo FC (U.S. Open Cup Final) | DRV PNK Stadium at 8:30 p.m. ET
After its historic win against Nashville SC in the 2023 Leagues Cup final, The Herons look to continue making history and earn the Club’s second official piece of silverware this Wednesday, Sept.27, as Inter Miami gets ready for its first-ever appearance in the U.S. Open Cup final, taking on Houston Dynamo FC at 8:30 p.m. ET at DRV PNK Stadium. Don’t miss out and get your tickets HERE!
The Club will go into this match having won 13 out of the last 15 matches across all competitions, including its historic seven-game winning streak in the 2023 Leagues Cup tournament. Wednesday’s meeting will also mark the fourth time both sides go head-to-head as the the last time both teams met, Inter Miami fell 0-1 on the road against Houston.
Thursday and Friday - Training
The team will then resume its daily training sessions on Thursday and Friday ahead of its second game of the week against NYCFC.
Saturday - Inter Miami CF vs. New York City FC | DRV PNK Stadium | 7:30 p.m. ET
Inter Miami CF will then close out the week with MLS regular season action at DRV PNK Stadium, hosting New York City FC on Saturday, Sept. 30 at 7:30 p.m. ET, for its second and last meeting between the sides this 2023 regular season. Click HERE for tickets!
Additionally, the match will also feature another of the Club’s highly-anticipated Theme Night matches at DRV PNK Stadium, hosting Celebra tu Patria Hispanic Heritage Night Presented by Espolòn. Inter Miami will celebrate its fourth annual Hispanic Heritage celebration with a night full of culture, food, music and fútbol as well as showing how South Florida celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month. More details to come!