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Pepperdine Presents: Backstage with LA Galaxy President Chris Klein


Pepperdine Presents: Backstage with LA Galaxy President Chris Klein event logo - Pepperdine University

Sunday, May 22, 2016

Ever wonder what it's like running one of the top professional soccer teams in the nation? Catch a Pepperdine-exclusive chalk talk with LA Galaxy President Chris Klein! Hear the ins and outs of this Major League Soccer team, then witness the Galaxy in action as they take on the San Jose Earthquakes at StubHub Center. Be sure to bring some sips and snacks and join fellow alumni, parents, family, and friends at the pregame tailgate! No need to worry about what to wear, Pepperdine has you covered. This exclusive ticket package includes a souvenir Pepperdine & LA Galaxy scarf (see below) that will be given to you at the pregame chalk talk, so you can rep both Pepperdine and LA Galaxy during this exciting match.

Sign up quickly! The first 15 registrants for this event will also have the exclusive opportunity to stand in the center circle of the field and proudly hold and wave the LA Galaxy banner. Keep your eyes peeled, you might just find yourself standing near one of your favorite players. This opportunity is great for both kids and adults.

Event Timeline:

  • 1:30 PM - No Host Tailgate
  • 2:15 PM - Meet at LA Galaxy Team Store
  • 2:30 PM - Pregame chalk talk with LA Galaxy President, Chris Klein
  • 3:30 PM - LA Galaxy Center Circle on-field experience for the first 15 registrants
  • 4 PM - LA Galaxy vs. San Jose Earthquakes

Cost: $35 per person
Price includes souvenir Pepperdine & LA Galaxy scarf and your game ticket. Tickets to game and souvenir scarves will be distributed at entry for pregame chalk talk with Chris Klein. Location of pregame tailgate and entry for chalk talk will be emailed to you one week prior to the game.
Game tickets are located in Section 128.

About Chris Klein:

Chris Klein

Chris Klein is President of the LA Galaxy. Klein serves as the club's top business executive overseeing all aspects of business operations, strategic planning and overall management of the LA Galaxy. Klein retired from professional soccer in 2010 following a distinguished 13-year career in Major League Soccer. As a player, the Indiana University graduate won the MLS Cup in 2000 and set MLS records for most consecutive games started and consecutive games played. A four-time All-Star in MLS, Klein ranks fifth in league history with 333 career games played as a member of the Kansas City Wizards, Real Salt Lake and the Galaxy, who he joined in June 2007.


Souvenir Scarf




If you have any questions about this event, please email alumni@pepperdine.edu or call 310.506.6190.
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Cancellation Policy: Due to the nature of this event, no refunds are available.