Updated 2/24/2020: The “tournament” is over and the final standings are uploaded. Columbus win the whole thing and the tournament hosts, Phoenix Rising, pull out a surprise second place finish. SKC finished tied for last.
Update 2/20/2020: We’ve updated the story with the results from the mid-week Sun Cup games.
One weekend of games are in the books for the Visit Tucson Sun Cup. Sporting Kansas City got off to a muted started with a 0-0 draw against Real Salt Lake. They are joined in the tournament by fellow MLS clubs New York Red Bulls, Columbus Crew SC and the Houston Dynamo. Also, the tournament hosts, Phoenix Rising FC of the USL Championship are participating.
Results: Saturday, Feb 15th
- Sporting KC v Real Salt Lake — 0-0 Draw
- NYRB v Houston Dynamo — 1-1 Draw
- Columbus v Phoenix — 1-0 Crew Win (Dick allowed the goal)
Wednesday, Feb 19th
- Sporting KC v Phoenix Rising — 2-1 PRFC Win
- RSL v Houston — 4-0 Houston Win
- Columbus v NYRB — 1-1 Draw
Saturday, Feb 22nd
- Sporting KC v NYRB — 2-1 Red Bulls Win
- Houston v Columbus
- Phoenix v RSL — 3-2 PRFC Win
We’ll continue to update this story as the preseason tournament advances on over the next week.
Sun Cup Standings
|New York Red Bulls||1||0||2||5|
|Real Salt Lake||0||2||1||1|