Andrea Pirlo | CARF MVP Player Breakdown

Throughout the Desert Diamond Cup, we’ll take a look at some of the best players from each team competing in Tucson for the Cup, as we look to crown the CARF International Most Valuable Player, awarded to the outstanding player of the tournament. Few players in the history of Major League Soccer has the resume […]

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Houston Wins Over 10-Man NYCFC

By Joshua Espinal The Houston Dynamo gained their second win of the Desert Diamond Cup with a 3-1 victory over NYCFC, who finished the match with their manager and star player being ejected for the game. In what was the final game of the day, New York City FC took on the Houston Dynamo in […]

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Noche Latina en el Desert Diamond Cup

La pretemporada de la MLS en Tucson subirá a un crescendo el sábado 25 de febrero con la Noche Latina de Fútbol De Univision Arizona y La Poderosa en la Copa Desert Diamond! La Noche Latina es presentada por Vantage West y beneficiará a Chicanos Por La Causa. ¡Únanse con nosotros para la final de […]

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Feb. 25: Desert Diamond Cup Final

Major League Soccer Preseason in Tucson will rise to a crescendo Saturday, February 25 with Noche Latina De Fútbol De Univision Arizona and La Poderosa at the Desert Diamond Cup!  Noche Latina is presented by Vantage West and will benefit Chicanos Por La Causa.  Join us for the Desert Diamond Cup final as we celebrate […]

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Feb. 18: Desert Diamond Cup Rd. 1

The 2017 Desert Diamond Cup kicks off February 18th at Kino North Stadium where we’ll welcome back some familiar faces as well as a newcomer. The New England Revolution will look to defend their 2016 Desert Diamond Cup as they return to Tucson for preseason action. Forward Kei Kamara took home the Copper Boot last […]

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DDC BTS: Teams Prep for Tournament Weekend

FC Tucson and Desert Diamond Casinos & Entertainment bring you daily ’17 Desert Diamond Cup Behind the Scenes! We’ll be highlighting the action happening around Tucson, Arizona throughout February while Major League Soccer trains for the upcoming season! Wednesday, February 15th, the first games of the ’17 Desert Diamond Cup kicked off at Kino North […]

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’17 Desert Diamond Cup Standings

Team Win Loss Draw Goals For Goals Against Points Houston Dynamo 2 0 0 5 1 6 Sporting Kansas City 1 0 1 4 1 4 Colorado Rapids 1 0 1 4 2 4 New York Red Bulls 1 1 0 2 3 3 New York City Football Club 0 2 0 1 5 0 […]

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Dom Dwyer | CARF MVP Player Breakdown

Throughout the Desert Diamond Cup, we’ll take a look at some of the best players from each team competing in Tucson for the Cup, as we look to crown the CARF International Most Valuable Player, awarded to the outstanding player of the tournament. Since exploding onto the Major League Soccer scene in 2014 with 22 […]

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Bradley Wright-Phillips | CARF MVP Player Breakdown

Throughout the Desert Diamond Cup, we’ll take a look at some of the best players from each team competing in Tucson for the Cup, as we look to crown the CARF International Most Valuable Player, awarded to the outstanding player of the tournament. Last season, Bradley Wright-Phillips just couldn’t stop scoring. The New York Red […]

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Off the Pitch at Desert Diamond Casinos

Major League Soccer has invaded Southern Arizona as the 6th annual Desert Diamond Cup kicks off at Kino Sports Complex on Saturday, February 18th. Some of the world’s best will showcase their talents in Tucson this February, including MLS Most Valuable Player and World Cup champion, David Villa, as he and teammate Andrea Pirlo look […]

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