Phoenix Rising FC sets date for home opener

Phoenix Rising FC, coming off its best season in franchise history, has set a date for its 2019 home opener.
Rising will face USL debutant New Mexico United on Mar. 16 at 7:30 p.m.
The club will open the season on Nov. 9 on the road against San Antonio FC.
Rising won its first Western Conference championship in 2018 before losing in the USL Cup final to Louisville City FC.
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Season tickets for Rising’s 17-game home schedule can be purchased for as little as $15.99 per month through the team’s official website,
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