February 12, 2013
TUCSON TRAINING, GAMES
Red Bulls vs. RSL in Desert Diamond Cup opener on Wednesday
The Red Bulls will begin their participation in the Tucson Desert Diamond Cup against Real Salt Lake at Kino Veterans Memorial Stadium on Wednesday night.
New York, which is training in Arizona in its third leg of the pre-season, will take on the New England Revolution on Saturday and the Seattle Sounders a week from Wednesday, Feb. 23. They will play in either the first- or third-place game on Feb. 23 before returning home.
This is the Red Bulls schedule leading to their 18th Major League Soccer season opener:
* Feb. 13: Red Bulls vs. Real Salt Lake at Kino Veterans Memorial Stadium in Tucson (time TBA)
* Feb. 16: Red Bulls vs. New England Revolution at Kino Veterans Memorial Stadium in Tucson (time TBA)
* Feb. 20: Red Bulls vs. Seattle Sounders FC at Kino Veterans Memorial Stadium in Tucson (time TBA)
* Feb. 23: FC Tucson Desert Diamond Cup first- or third-place match (time TBA)
* Feb. 24: Return to NY/NJ area.
* March 3: Red Bulls vs. Portland Timbers in their MLS season opener at JELD-WEN Field at 7:30 p.m. ET (TV: ESPN2)