PHOENIX (June 4, 2019) — Today Phoenix Rising FC announced it had acquired midfielder Ramone Howell from Nashville SC. Howell, 24, hails from Jamaica and made four appearances for Nashville SC in all competitions since signing in with the club in 2018.
Howell will wear number 95 and will be available for selection for Saturday’s match.
This Saturday, Phoenix Rising takes on Western Conference rival Orange County SC at Casino Arizona Field. The match kicks off at 7:30 p.m. and gate open at 6:00 p.m. The first 2,000 fans who arrive will receive a free PRFC beach towel courtesy of Foothills Sports Medicine Physical Therapy. This Saturday will also be the first of three matches to be broadcast live on ESPN Phoenix 620 AM.
About Phoenix Rising FC
Phoenix Rising FC is the highest-level professional soccer franchise in Arizona’s history and the defending 2018 USL Western Conference Champion. The club is owned by legendary Chelsea and Ivory Coast striker, Didier Drogba, Advantage Sports Union CEO, Alex Zheng, Phoenix Rising club governor Berke Bakay, and an impressive collection of business leaders and international celebrities. Established in 2016, Phoenix Rising FC is one of 10 cities applying for Major League Soccer (MLS) expansion and currently plays in the USL Championship, the largest Division 2 professional league in the world. Phoenix Rising FC also owns FC Tucson, a professional USL League One club based in Tucson, Ariz. For season tickets or more information call 623-594-9606 or visit PHXRisingFC.com. You can also follow the team on Facebook (PHXRisingFC), Twitter (@PHXRisingFC), Instagram (@PHXRisingFC), Snapchat (PHXRisingFC) and YouTube (PhoenixRisingFootballClub).