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US Open Cup R1: Colorado Rush 1 FC Tucson 3

The US Open Cup came to Tucson tonight for a Round 1 matchup between FC Tucson and Colorado Rush. The home side got off to the best possible start when they opened the scoring after just 3 minutes. A well-delivered corner found the head of Defender Vasquez who had climbed superbly, his header leaving Thomas in […]

Arizona Soccer Weekly Preview

The 104th Lamar Hunt US Open Cup comes to Tucson this Wednesday night when FC Tucson entertain UPSL side Colorado Rush in the 1st Round. Rush currently sit top of the Colorado Conference and reached the 1st round of the cup by beating FC Boulder and Marathon Taverna in the 1st and 2nd qualifying rounds […]

Arizona Soccer and the US Open Cup

As the 104th Lamar Hunt US Open Cup is about to kickoff, let’s take a look back at how our Arizona teams have faired in the last decade. The furthest one of our teams has made it in the cup was back in 2014 when Arizona United won through to the 4th round before meeting […]

FC Tucson to entertain Rush in US Open Cup

The 104th Lamar Hunt US Open Cup draw has paired FC Tucson with open division qualifiers Colorado Rush in the 1st Round. This will be Tucson’s 4th appearance in the cup in the last 5 years. Rush qualified for the cup with wins against FC Boulder and Marathon Taverna in the 1st and 2nd qualifying […]

History of Soccer in the USA

Many historians and game followers have argued over the years with regards to the origin of the game of soccer in the United States. It was believed for a considerably long periods of time that the game of soccer entered the United States sometime in the 1860s from the area of the Ellis Island. However, […]