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FC Tucson names Dave Cosgrove as new field manager

TUCSON, AZ -

FC Tucson has named Dave Cosgrove as the club’s new manager. 

Cosgrove is the men’s head coach at Pima Community College and is the school’s all-time leader in wins during his tenure (1999-2017). He is also the director of coaching and a board member at Tucson Soccer Academy. 

Cosgrove is the third manager in club history, following in the footsteps of Jon Pearlman and Rick Schantz. 

He will remain at his positions with TSA and Pima Community College where he’s led the Aztecs to the national playoffs in 19 consecutive seasons.

FC Tucson is set to enter a seventh season of competition in the Premier Development League in 2018. The Franchise has won four straight division titles and has appeared in the Western Conference finals in three of the last four seasons.

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David Kelly contributed to this story.

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