SACC-SF Business Mixer: Sweden-Mexico Soccer Game

Sweden versus Mexico

SACC-SF goes soccer crazy! Get the best view of the soccer game from a luxury suite with free food and drinks! Parking is included! Best business mixer in town!

January 28th, the soccer game starts at 7.30 pm, Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum

National Team Sweden

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Don't miss this great opportunity to see the soccer game live and meet the Swedish players and coaches. We expect a visit from the Swedish team and/or the Mexican coaches to the SACC suite at the game!


Win great prizes at the Business Mixer, we have a raffle!


Ticket sales end on January 27th at 2.00 pm!


Time Schedule for Business Mixer
5.30 pm, Parking lot at the Coliseum opens
6.30 pm, The doors at the SACC-SF suite opens
7.00 pm, Business Mixer starts with a presentation and introduction of SACC-SF
7.15 pm, We turn our eyes on to the soccer game
7.30 pm, The soccer game Sweden - Mexico starts
8.15 pm, Presentation of sponsors “MOC Insurance” and “Elliot & Mayock” during half-time
8.30 pm, Second half of the soccer game starts
9.45 pm, Raffle prize draw after the game
10.30 pm, The doors at the SACC-SF suite closes

Parking is included in the ticket prize. All guests will be informed by email how to get their parking ticket in time for the Business Mixer. According to the organizer it takes about 30 min from arrival to the Coliseum and getting to the suite. Please take notice of this and be on schedule.

Win great prizes at the Business Mixer. You can win...

– Two tickets to San Jose Earthquakes soccer game
– Two tickets to Oakland Raiders football game
– Four tickets to Oakland Athletics baseball game
– Filippa K gift certificate with a value of $100
– One complimentary (one-night) stay at Hilton San Francisco
– Gift certificate valued at $100 to McCormick & Kuleto's Seafood Restaurant

The raffle prize draw will be at 9.45 pm. Good luck!

The Game
On January 28th the roof will come off the Coliseum. The Swedish national soccer team and the Mexico national soccer team are in town and will play an exciting game of soccer. This will be the one and only chance to watch these teams preparing for the World Cup in South Africa 2010.

Both teams are strong contesters for the World Cup and scores of fans will be there to support their respective team. The event is predicted to be sold out.

Sweden and Mexico have previously met each over eight times. Sweden has three wins and Mexico has two wins. The last match between Sweden and Mexico in the U.S. was a 0-0 draw on January 26, 2004 in San Diego.

The Stadium
Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum is located in Oakland, CA, and is used for baseball, football and soccer games. It is currently home to the oakland Athletics of the MLB, Oakland Raiders of the NFL and San Jose Earthquakes of MLS (the Earthquakes use it for larger attendance games). The capacity for soccer games is 47 000.

The Coaches
The head coach for the Swedish national team is Mr. Lars Lagerback. He has been head coach since 2000 and during his time as head coach Sweden has for the first time qualified for five consecutive Euro and/or World Cup finals. For Euro 2000 and World Cup 2002 Sweden qualified without losses and only giving away four goals in total. Also qualified for Euro 2004, World Cup 2006 and Euro 2008.

The head coach for the Mexican national team is the legendary Mr. Sven-Goran Eriksson. The Swede has coached teams in Sweden, Portugal, Italy and England. As a coach he has won the Swedish league, Swedish Cup and Uefa Cup with IFK Gothenburg. After his successful time as coach in Sweden he moved to SL Benfica in Portugal, there he won the Portuguese Championship, the Portuguese Cup and finishing runners-up in the UEFA Cup. After his adventures in Portugal he moved to Italy. His first Italian team was AS Roma, there he won the Coppa Italia. He won another Coppa Italia with UC Sampdoria. His most successful time as a coach in Italy was with SS Lazio. Lazio under Mr. Eriksson won the Coppa Italia, Italian Supercup, the European Cup Winners Cup, UEFA Super Cup and Lo Scudetto (the Serie A title, Italian League). After quitting Lazio he became the England head coach. He qualified for the World Cup 2002, Euro 2004 and World Cup 2006. In all these tournaments England went out in the quarter-finals. As of June 2 2008 he is the head coach of the Mexican national team.

Special Offer

Hilton Oakland Airport

The Hilton Oakland Airport is excited to offer the SACC a promotional rate of $145 for the night of the Sweden-Mexico soccer game on January 28th. The link below will take you to the Hilton Oakland's website with your special promo code pre-populated (2692903). Simply select your dates, select your rate, and enter the guest information. If you prefer to make reservations over the phone please call 1-800-HILTONS and ask for the Swedish American Chamber of Commerce Rate or corporate ID 2692903.

Sponsors of Business Mixer

MOC Insurance   Elliot & Mayock



Elliot & Mayock


The Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce in San Francisco / Silicon Valley's main objective is to enhance the business interests of our members. By providing a broad spectrum of services and new business opportunities through networking, the Chamber contributes to the development and improvement of goodwill between the business communities in the San Francisco Bay Area and Sweden.



You are most kindly welcome to our business mixer!

If you have any questions do not hesitate to contact us at:
Phone: (415) 781 - 4188

Name Sales End Price Fee
Early Bird, Member   Ended $103.5 $2.07
Early Bird, Non-member   Ended $113.5 $2.27
Regular, Member   Ended $115 $2.3
Regular, Non-member   Ended $125 $2.5

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