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Desert Diamond Cup

DDC early matches on final day give win to Revs, draw to SKC & Sounders

The New England Revolution defeated local club FC Tucson with goals from Teal Bunbury, Kellyn Rowe and former Seattle Sounders forward Sean Okoli. Seattle and Kansas City ended their time in Tucson with a 1 - 1 draw at Field No. 5.... Read more»

Photos: Saturday's Tucson rodeo action

Saturday at the 90th Fiesta de los Vaqueros, cowboys and cowgirls put their horses and steers through their paces.... Read more»

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10-man RSL vanquishes Colorado in 'gritty' DDC final

The Colorado Rapids found out in the Desert Diamond Cup final on Saturday night that being up a man does not guarantee a win in soccer. The Rapids lost to Real Salt Lake 2-1 in front of 3,692 fans at Kino North Stadium.... Read more»

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Mastroeni and the learning experience of last season

This is Pablo Mastroeni’s second preseason as the head coach of the Colorado Rapids. The Arizona native has learned a lot over the course of a year.... Read more»

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Papa, Velazco see time on the field as RSL defeats SKC

Wednesday night's Desert Diamond Cup matches confirmed the places for Saturday night's games. They also featured a few familiar but surprising faces in the line-ups. Dom Papa and Ricardo Velazco saw time on the field as RSL defeated SKC, while FC Tucson lost a hard-fought match with Colorado.... Read more»

Soccer notes

3 former FC Tucson players reunite at Switchbacks

You can call the new USL team in Colorado Springs "FC Tucson North" with the number of former Tucsonenses that may play for them next year. Kareem Smith and Saeed Robinson are already on their roster, and Josh Phillips is on trial with the team.... Read more»

Viva il Papa! FC Tucson counts on longtime player's experience

Some players earn nicknames like el Pibe or Gazza. Some, like FC Tucson’s Dom Papa, don’t require one. The 27-year-old is the only player to figure in every season for the Tucson soccer side.... Read more»

Desert Diamond Cup

SKC keeps Sounders at bay in headliner match

The Desert Diamond Cup had a second day of action on Saturday night at Kino Sports Complex. Fine weather and the promise of U.S. national team stars on display brought out a record 3,661 fans. Three separate matches were on offer spread across two fields. An 11-goal tally was the reward for fans who stayed from start to finish.... Read more»

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Sounders blare over FC Tucson

For 40 minutes of the second half at Kino North Stadium on Wednesday night, FC Tucson held their own against four-time U.S. Open Cup winners Seattle Sounders. It was what happened before and after that stretch that didn’t go so well for the team, to say the least.... Read more»

Soccer notes

Preseason giving players with local ties a chance at pros

Our roundup of Tucson players in the pros includes a former FC Tucson player trying out for a team in Croatia, and Luis Robles getting the captain's armband.... Read more»

Desert Friendlies end with win and tie

The Houston Dynamo's Jermaine Taylor netted the only goal that was scored on Tuesday; the Quakes and Timbers ended with a draw as MLS spring training soccer matches drew to a close in Tucson.... Read more»

Desert Friendlies

Magyar wizardry: FC Tucson drops first match of year to Sporting Kansas City

Sporting Kansas City and FC Tucson met for the fourth time in as many years in a preseason contest at Kino Sports Complex. The local side fell Monday in a spirited match with their top-level opponents, 4 - 2.... Read more»

Desert Friendlies

Ex-Dynamo player Cummings scores tying goal for Timbers

Neither Portland Timbers FC or the Houston Dynamo made the playoffs last year, so Saturday night's Desert Friendlies soccer match at Kino Stadium was a chance for both teams to start 2015 right. The spirited match, featuring three players with Arizona ties, ended in a draw that had each team scoring once.... Read more»

Desert Friendlies

Kekuta conducts Caps comeback

Vancouver Whitecaps FC and San Jose Earthquakes each earned a single goal in the Desert Friendlies undercard soccer match at Kino North Stadium on Saturday night.... Read more»

Soccer notes

Barnes: 'My aim is to lift MLS Cup'

Houston Dynamo forward Giles Barnes says "everyone's bubbling" in preseason soccer. Plus, FC Tucson learns schedule, U.S. Open Cup fate.... Read more»

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