Mark Abbott making official MLS visit to Phoenix Rising FC


Tomorrow, May 9, Major League Soccer Deputy Commissioner Mark Abbott will visit Phoenix Rising FC with other MLS executives, the club announced this afternoon.

The ownership group of Phoenix Rising “will host an exclusive action-packed day for MLS executives including observing team practice, a tour of the Phoenix Rising FC Sports Complex and private working sessions with local leaders and stakeholders.”

As Phoenix Rising continues its pursuit of a place in Major League Soccer, the club will put its best foot forward, and according to the release, “A public end-of-day debriefing will be held at 4pm at RIESTER (3344 E. Camelback Road) where MLS executives will provide feedback to stakeholders about the day’s events and will take questions from members of the news media.”

Firebird Rising will have coverage of this event, so let us know your thoughts, and questions for Mr. Abbott, on social media or in the comments below.

Phoenix Rising FC hosts OKC Energy FC at Phoenix Rising Soccer Complex this Saturday, May 13.