11 MLS Teams Make Up Largest MLS Preseason Event In History
TUCSON (December 5, 2017) — FC Tucson, announced the dates and teams participating in the 2018 Mobile Mini Sun Cup and Major League Soccer (MLS) Preseason, the seventh consecutive MLS Preseason event hosted in Tucson, AZ. Eleven MLS clubs are playing preseason matches in Tucson from February 3-24, 2018. Mobile Mini is also sponsoring the 2018 Mobile Mini Sun Cup MVP Award, which will be given to the most valuable player during the tournament.
The 11 MLS clubs participating in the Mobile Mini Sun Cup are Colorado Rapids, FC Dallas, Houston Dynamo, LA Galaxy, New England Revolution, Portland Timbers, New York Red Bulls, Real Salt Lake, San Jose Earthquakes, Seattle Sounders, and Sporting Kansas City.
“Soccer in Arizona benefits when FC Tucson and Phoenix Rising FC co-host projects like this,” said FC Tucson general manager Jon Pearlman. “The fact that this event is expanding is a testament to the Tucson soccer community’s role in growing MLS Preseason.”
“Tucson has done an incredible job setting a gold standard for MLS Preseason and we’re excited to enhance that and make it bigger than ever,” said Phoenix Rising FC club governor Berke Bakay. “With the help of Mobile Mini we’re bringing even more clubs to Tucson for MLS Preseason.”
The matchups and times of all Mobile Mini Sun Cup matches, gated and non-gated, will be announced at a later date. Individual tickets for the event will go on sale Tuesday, December 12th with the “Mobile Mini Sun Cup Pass” on sale now for just $40. The Cup Pass grants access to all gated games in Tucson. FC Tucson season ticket members who purchase new season tickets or renew their seats by January 1st get The Cup Pass free. Fans can go to FCTucson.com or call 520-334-1115 for more information.
MLS Clubs Participating
• Colorado Rapids
• FC Dallas
• Houston Dynamo
• LA Galaxy
• New England Revolution
• Portland Timbers
• New York Red Bulls
• Real Salt Lake
• San Jose Earthquakes
• Seattle Sounders
• Sporting Kansas City