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Major League Soccer teams warm up for the regular season during preseason training in Tucson.

MLS Preseason in Tucson

Coming in February 2019

Watch titans of men's pro soccer clash on the field as they train in Tucson for the regular season. Join us in 2019 for Tucson's eighth consecutive year of hosting the best soccer talent. Catch the full series of exciting exhibition matches and the final Mobile Mini Sun Cup friendly tournament at the Kino Sports Complex, North Stadium

Before and after the games, take a breather with a visit to Tucson attractions, restaurants, spas and shops. Explore Tucson's nearby Southside District and don't leave before sampling the Best 23 Miles of Mexican Food this side of the border. Start planning your stay at a hidden gem hotel or a pampering resort in Tucson.



2018 Mobil Mini Sun Cup - Recap

Host country    United States

Dates    February 3–24, 2018

Teams    14

Venue(s)    2 (in 2 host cities: Tucson & Phoenix)

Final positions

Champions    New England Revolution

Runners-up    Houston Dynamo

Third place    Portland Timbers

Fourth place    Sporting Kansas City

Tournament statistics

Matches played    15

Goals scored    51 (3.4 per match)

Top scorer(s)    Samuel Armenteros (Portland Timbers) (4 Goals)

Best player    Diego Fagúndez (New England Revolution)


The following clubs entered the tournament: 

Major League Soccer

Colorado Rapids (fifth appearance)

FC Dallas (first appearance)

Houston Dynamo (third appearance)

New England Revolution (seventh appearance)

New York Red Bulls (fifth appearance)

Portland Timbers (first appearance)

Seattle Sounders FC (third appearance)

Sporting Kansas City (fifth appearance)

United Soccer League

San Antonio FC (first appearance)

Phoenix Rising FC (second appearance)

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