MLS, NASL & USL teams coming to Grande Sports World for 2016 preseason training

CASA GRANDE, AZ – Major League Soccer (MLS)‬ Preseason is underway and New England Revolution, the 2014 MLS Cup Finalists, have arrived at Grande Sports World this past Tuesday for a traditional start of their preseason in sunny Arizona. Please see below for the schedule of their remaining training sessions. These are open to the public and free of charge. Visit Grande Sports World and get a chance to watch some of the top players in the country train up close from the sidelines.

NE Revolution Training Schedule:

• Tuesday, 2/2 10am – 12pm; 4:30 – 6:30pm
• Wednesday, 2/3 NONE
• Thursday, 2/4 10am MATCH vs FC Dallas; 4:30 – 6:30pm
• Friday, 2/5 10am – 12pm; 4:30 – 6:30pm

Also here at GSW for preseason are the 2015 Western Conference Championship Finalists, 2015 Supporter’s Shield winners and 2015 Western Conference regular season winners, FC Dallas. They arrived on Monday, February 1 and will stay until February 8.

FC Dallas Training Schedule:

• Tuesday, 2/2 8 – 10am; 5 – 7pm
• Wednesday, 2/3 8am – 10am; 5 – 7pm
• Thursday, 2/4 10am Match vs New England; 5 – 7pm
• Friday, 2/5 8 – 10am; 5 – 7pm
• Saturday, 2/6 8 – 10am; 5 – 7pm
• Sunday, 2/7 8 – 10am; 5 – 7pm
• Monday, 2/8 8 – 10am; 5 – 7pm

Indy Eleven of the North American Soccer League (NASL) will also be returning to Grande Sports World for part of their preseason training from February 28 – March 8. They will be joined by another NASL team, Ottawa Fury FC, from February 28 – March 7. In the 2015 season, the team won the NASL Fall championship, and reached the Soccer Bowl (NASL Final), where they lost to the New York Cosmos. This will be Ottawa Fury FC’s first preseason at GSW as they get ready for another successful season.

Two United Soccer League (USL) professional teams chose Grande Sports World as their preseason destination as well: Arizona United Soccer Club (February 16 – 19 & February 21 – 28) and Orange County Blues FC (March 6 – 11).

Our campus will once again be packed with many professional soccer players. This is another opportunity for all soccer enthusiasts to visit Grande Sports World campus and see the pros in action as they get ready for their seasons.

Soccer packed months at Grande Sports World!