KANSAS CITY (Thursday, June 8th, 2023) -- For the second straight year, RSL AZ players are competing at the 2023 Patterson Cup which pits 37 teams from 17 different MLS Academies across three groups in Kansas City.
This prestigious tournament runs from June 7-11 at Swope Soccer Village and boasts a highly competitive field of teams from the U12, U13, and U14 age groups. Each team will play four group stage matches with the top team in each group moving on to the semifinals. All teams are guaranteed six matches over the course of the competition. US Youth Soccer National Team scouts are planning to be in attendance throughout the entirety of the tournament as well.
The U15, U16, U17, and U19, RSL AZ MLS NEXT teams will be in Dallas next week for the MLS Next Playoff & Showcase.
Below are the groups for the RSL AZ teams and their group schedule:
U12 Group A: Atlanta United, Inter Miami CF, Chicago Fire FC, Atlanta United 2011 II, RSL AZ, Sporting Kansas City
U13 Group C: FC Dallas, Charlotte FC, RSL AZ
U14 Group D: Chicago Fire Football Academy, Inter Miami CF, RSL AZ, FC Dallas
Wednesday, June 7
9:00AM - RSL AZ vs Inter Miami (U12)
10:20AM - RSL AZ vs Inter Miami (U14)
11:40AM - RSL AZ vs FC Dallas (U13)
2:20PM - RSL AZ vs Chicago Fire (U12)
3:40PM - RSL AZ vs Chicago Fire Football Academy (U14)
6:20PM - RSL AZ vs Chicago Fire Football Academy (U13)
Thursday, June 8
9:00AM - RSL AZ vs Atlanta United II (u12)
10:20AM - RSL AZ vs Charlotte FC (U13)
11:40AM - RSL AZ vs FC Dallas (U14)
2:20PM - RSL AZ vs Sporting Kansas City (u12)
3:40PM - RSL AZ vs Austin FC (U13)
6:20PM - RSL AZ vs New England Revolution (U14)