Mobile Mini Sun Cup begins with a draw

Mobile Mini Sun Cup begins with a draw

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Eleven Major League Soccer clubs will be competing in preseason matches here in Tucson as the annual Major League Soccer winter training sessions are underway.

The Desert Diamond Cup has been re-billed as the Mobile Mini Sun Cup and will include:

  • Colorado Rapids
  • FC Dallas
  • Houston Dynamo
  • LA Galaxy
  • New England Revolution
  • Portland Timbers
  • New York Red Bulls
  • Real Salt Lake
  • San Jose Earthquakes
  • Seattle Sounders
  • Sporting Kansas City

The Timbers and Earthquakes played to a 0-0 draw Wednesday in the first match of the Cup at Kino North Stadium.

Phoenix Rising FC (USL), San Antonio FC (USL) and Sporting Arizona (UPSL) will also participate in the tournament.

Matches will continue on Saturday thru Feb. 24.

Saturday, Feb. 3
North Stadium, Kino Sports Complex, Tucson

LA Galaxy vs. Real Salt Lake, 3:30 p.m.
Portland Timbers vs. Seattle Sounders FC, 6 p.m.

Saturday, Feb. 10
Phoenix Rising Soccer Complex, Scottsdale

Phoenix Rising FC vs. TBA, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, Feb. 14
Phoenix Rising Soccer Complex, Scottsdale

Phoenix Rising FC vs. Colorado Rapids, 6 p.m.

Saturday, Feb. 17
North Stadium, Kino Sports Complex, Tucson

Portland Timbers vs. FC Dallas, 12 p.m.
New England Revolution vs. FC Tucson, 4 p.m.
Houston Dynamo vs. New York Red Bulls, 6:15 p.m.

Phoenix Rising Soccer Complex, Scottsdale

Phoenix Rising FC vs. Sporting Kansas City, 3 p.m.

Saturday, Feb. 24
North Stadium, Kino Sports Complex, Tucson

Phoenix Rising FC vs. Fifth-place Team, 2 p.m.
Third-place Team vs. Fourth-place Team, 4 p.m.
First-place Team vs. Second-place Team, 6:15 p.m.

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