Jan. 27: Tucson Legends of Soccer Night

Since 2010, FC Tucson has strived to represent soccer in Southern Arizona at the highest level possible. Now, it’s time to honor the community that laid the groundwork for us. FC Tucson is proud to partner with the Pima County Junior Soccer League to present Tucson Legends of Soccer Night on January 27th at 6:30 […]

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Recap: 2017 Fort Lowell Shootout

The 27th annual Tucson Association of Realtors Shootout kicked off Friday night at the Kino Sports Complex. Rocking face paint, mohawks, and costumes alike, participating teams and their coaches walked the Kino Veterans Memorial Stadium to begin the Parade of Athletes. In total, the Shootout features 5000 players and 334 teams. Teams range from Arizona, […]

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Jan. 13-15: Fort Lowell Shootout!

TUCSON, Ariz. — One of Southern Arizona’s greatest traditions in soccer makes its way to Kino Sports Complex this weekend, as the 27th Annual Tucson Association of Realtors Shootout gets under way. The event takes place over three days, January 13th-15th, and begins with the Parade of Athletes before the Soccer Olympics kick off this […]

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USMNT Jan. Camp Set, 9 Players to visit Tucson

By Joshua Espinal Tucson, Ariz. — Newly appointed United States Men’s National Team head coach Bruce Arena has named his 32-man roster for the team’s January camp and, out of the 32 MLS players selected for the annual camp, nine of those players will participate in the Desert Diamond Cup in Tucson, Arizona. The players […]

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Rick Schantz to Join Phoenix Rising Coaching Staff

FC Tucson Head Coach Rick Schantz to Join Phoenix Rising Coaching Staff FC Tucson Managing Member and former men’s head coach Rick Schantz has agreed to terms with Phoenix Rising FC of the USL to become the club’s new assistant coach as a member of Frank Yallop’s staff. Schantz joins a long list of players […]

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Preview: 2017 Desert Friendlies

During the Desert Friendlies, we’ll see the New York Red Bulls return to Tucson for the first time since participating in the first edition of MLS Preseason in 2011. They’ll face off against the 2015 MLS Champions Portland Timbers, who return for the fifth consecutive season. In the second match of the friendlies, Cascadia Cup […]

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2016 Year in Review

TUCSON, Ariz. — With the new year here, it’s no secret that 2016 won’t go down as a favorite for many around the world. At FC Tucson however, it might be remembered as the most exciting yet. We’ll take a moment to look back on some of the most memorable moments of 2016, and look […]

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Morris returns to Tucson a Champion

“Is there any room on the bench?” 10 months ago, all Jordan Morris was looking for was a seat to watch the Seattle Sounders face off against the Portland Timbers at Kino North Stadium. After spurning an offer from Werder Bremen to play in the German Bundesliga, the 21 year-old elected to stay in his […]

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5 Things about MLS Preseason

TUCSON, Ariz. — FC Tucson is providing an exclusive first look at the 6th year of MLS Preseason in Tucson. Here are five reasons to get excited about the Desert Friendlies and Desert Diamond Cup: Exciting Growth MLS preseason has grown from humble beginnings since it started in 2011 at Hi Corbett Field, but now attracts tens […]

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Donny Toia Heads to Orlando City FC

TUCSON, Ariz. — Former FC Tucson player Donny Toia is headed to the Sunshine State after being traded from Atlanta United to Orlando City for a 2017 first round selection. Toia, a Tucson native; as well as a Tucson Soccer Academy and Canyon del Oro alum, had a wild 24 hours, after first being selected […]

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