Pro Soccer Returns To Memphis In Style

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A sold-out crowd supported the first taste of professional soccer played at AutoZone Park this weekend.

Memphis 901 FC was unveiled as Downtown Memphis’ newest professional sports team at 9:01 a.m., and then 8,957fans  witnessed Major League Soccer’s Colorado Rapids taking down the United Soccer League’s Tulsa Roughnecks FC in a friendly, 3-2.

Memphian and Memphis 901 FC advisor Tim Howard was in goal for the Rapids.

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