Six MLS teams headed to Tucson in 2015

[DATEBOOK] Six MLS teams  -- Colorado, Montreal, New England, Real Salt Lake, Seattle and Sporting KC -- will take part in the FC Tucson Desert Diamond Cup Feb. 18-28  in Arizona.

In 2014, FC Tucson's PDL team was the sixth entrant in a competition that featured three tripleheaders over four dates. In 2015, FC Tucson will host games consecutively at the Kino North Stadium and North Grandstand starting at 5:30 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. MT.  Then, a third match will kick off at 8:00 p.m. back at the Kino North Stadium.

The tournament enters its fourth year at the Kino Sports Complex operated by Pima County, which has promoted the complex as a spring training home for soccer to replace baseball. Tucson was the original home of the Cactus League
 
2015 FC Tucson Desert Diamond Cup
Wednesday, February 18
Game #1, 5:30 p.m.: Colorado Rapids vs. Sporting Kansas City, Kino North Stadium
Game #2, 6:00 p.m.: Real Salt Lake vs. New England Revolution, Kino North Grand Stand
Game #3, 8:00 p.m.: Seattle Sounders FC vs. Montreal Impact, Kino North Stadium
 
Saturday, February 21
Game #4, 5:30 p.m.: Colorado Rapids vs. New England Revolution, Kino North Stadium
Game #5, 6:00 p.m.: Real Salt Lake vs. Montreal Impact, Kino North Grand Stand
Game #6, 8:00 p.m.: Seattle Sounders FC vs. Sporting Kansas City, Kino North Stadium
 
Wednesday, February 25*
Game #7, 5:30 p.m.: Colorado Rapids vs. Montreal Impact, Kino North Stadium
Game #8, 6:00 p.m.: Seattle Sounders FC vs. New England Revolution, Kino North Grand Stand
Game #9, 8:00 p.m.: Real Salt Lake v. Sporting Kansas City, Kino North Stadium
*Schedule subject to CONCACAF Champions League calendar
 
Saturday, February 28*
Game #10, Time TBD: 5th Place v. 6th Place, Kino North Stadium
Game #11, Time TBD: 3rd Place v. 4th place, Kino North Grand Stand
Game #12, Time TBD: 1st Place v. 2nd Place, Kino North Stadium
*Schedule subject to CONCACAF Champions League calendar
(All kickoffs in Mountain Time)
 
All Game Times and Matchups subject to change
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