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2 Arizona soccer teams in action in 3rd round of U.S. Open Cup this week

Two Arizona teams are still alive in the 2022 U.S. Open Cup as the third round begins on Tuesday. For FC Tucson, it's a chance to work on form and tactics.... Read more»

FC Tucson looks to rebound from weekend trouncing with Open Cup match

There was no way to gloss over Saturday’s loss that FC Tucson had at Richmond. Returning keeper Carlos Merancio had to pick the ball out of the back of his net four times and the team finished the game with only 10 players on the field.... Read more»

Arizona Wildcats football to host capacity crowds, ASU ‘progressing’ in that direction

UA's Athletic Department announced the Wildcats' stadium will host its full capacity of fans during football season, making the school among the first in the Pac-12 to decide its plans for fall attendance and following the lead of many professional franchises that have already opened to full seating.... Read more»

Preseason soccer

Sun Cup: Galaxy & Colorado play to 2-2 draw; RSL downs Rising 1 - 0

Wednesday afternoon and evening saw the second day of Sun Cup preseason soccer action in Tucson. Pima County’s COVID restrictions meant a relatively small crowd saw the five goals scored on the day.... Read more»

Soccer notes

Major League Soccer preseason kicks off in Tucson on March 16

Major League Soccer preseason will begin in Tucson on March 16. Plus: Sacramento's loss could be Phoenix's gain; Cougars call off Tucson swing.... Read more»

Soccer notes

Soccer Wildcats on the field but distanced and masked

Arizona soccer resumes practice, but sessions are more new normal than normal. Plus, Phoenix Rising FC restores Rick Schantz as coach after flap over on-field slur by player.... Read more»

Phoenix Rising's Schantz apologizes following anti-gay incident during soccer match

Phoenix Rising FC coach Rick Schantz issued a statement Monday, apologizing for his response to a homophobic incident during last Wednesday’s match with San Diego Loyal.... Read more»

FC Tucson prepares for Drogba & company

FC Tucson is getting ready for a preseason match this Saturday against Phoenix Rising FC, a soccer team that boasts some big names.... Read more»

Phoenix Rising gets narrow win in sort-of debut for Drogba

Phoenix's soccer club battled back a 20-minute barrage to hold on for a win. Oh yeah, Didier Drogba was there too.... Read more»