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Phoenix Rising FC To Be Featured in Nationally Televised Match

By Phoenix Rising Communications, 01/08/20, 12:00PM MST


Rival matchup to air on ESPN Deportes

PHOENIX (January 8, 2020) — Phoenix Rising Football Club, the 2019 regular season title winners, announced today that its June 19th showdown with Western Conference rival Orange County SC will air nationally on ESPN Deportes. The match will be held at Casino Arizona Field.

The full 2020 regular season schedule will be exclusively released on the Phoenix Rising app tomorrow at 11:30 a.m.

Phoenix Rising begins its preseason in the 2020 Visit Tucson Sun Cup on February 15th against Columbus Crew FC at Casino Arizona Field. Tickets for the match, and all of Rising FC’s preseason matches during the Sun Cup can be purchased at Fans interested in becoming 2020 season ticket members can also head to or call 623.594.9606.

About Phoenix Rising FC 
Phoenix Rising FC is the highest-level professional soccer franchise in Arizona’s history and the 2019 USL Regular Season Title Winners. The club also holds the record for the longest win streak in American professional soccer history at 20 matches. The club is owned by legendary Chelsea and Ivory Coast striker, Didier Drogba, Advantage Sports Union CEO, Alex Zheng, club governor Berke Bakay, and an impressive collection of business leaders and international celebrities. Established in 2016, Phoenix Rising FC is applying for Major League Soccer (MLS) expansion and currently plays in the USL Championship, the largest Division 2 professional league in the world.  The team also owns FC Tucson, which brings USL League One professional soccer to Southern Arizona.  For season tickets or more information call 623-594-9606 or visit You can also follow the team on Facebook (PHXRisingFC), Twitter (@PHXRisingFC), Instagram (@PHXRisingFC) and YouTube (PhoenixRisingFootballClub) or by downloading the Official Team App in the App Store or Google Play.