United Premier Soccer League

The United Premier Soccer League (UPSL) was founded in 2011 and currently includes more than 300 teams Nationally. The UPSL is the fastest growing Pro Development League in the USA. Each UPSL team is individually owned and operated, and is responsible for maintaining UPSL minimum standards at all tier levels.

UPSL teams are all eligible to participate in the U.S. Open Cup Qualifying Rounds through the league’s affiliation with the U.S. Soccer Federation (USSF) and the United States Adult Soccer Association (USASA).

FC Arizona is an American soccer team based in the Southeast area of Phoenix Arizona. FC Arizona expanded to join the UPSL for the 2020 season. Our UPSL team will be led by our Director of Coaching and UEFA B License Coach, Ryan Purtell, and our Head of Youth Development and AFC B Licensed Coach, Shannon Cole.

Both Ryan and Shannon have an abundance of professional playing experience and knowledge from the US and Asia and matched by their coaching qualities and personalities. our UPSL development squad will thrive and prosper under the leadership and guidance of these two outstanding role models.