MLS to Phoenix: The status of Phoenix Rising’s bid

A simple phone call could be responsible for changing soccer history in Arizona. It was 2017 and the newly-founded United Soccer League team [...] Continue Reading →

Phoenix Rising releases renderings for future stadium, eyes MLS bid

Red smoke paints the stadium as the second-largest crowd in Phoenix Rising history erupts in cheer and joy as the referee blows the final [...] Continue Reading →

Phoenix Rising dismantles Oklahoma City Energy in home opener

Phoenix Rising’s packed soccer complex witnessed the team’s first win of the 2018 United Soccer League season Saturday, March 24, as [...] Continue Reading →

Phoenix Rising heads in to 2018 season building on prior successes

When forward Didier Drogba’s goal in the 99th minute gave Phoenix Rising the lead in the 2017 United Soccer League Western Conference [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale-resident Monica McPherson: The first lady of Phoenix Rising

The metal structures shake. The pulsating beat of the crowd’s jumps reverberates through the stands. Plumes of red smoke rise. The smell of [...] Continue Reading →