Rated Sports LLC is pleased to announce a new multi-year partnership agreement with Arizona Soccer Club and Arizona Youth Soccer Association that will have a significant impact on the growth and promotion of the Phoenix Desert Cup and soccer in the state of Arizona."Rated Sports is pleased to partner with an elite club brand such as Arizona Soccer Club," said Tara Pielaet, Marketing Director at Rated Sports. "As the largest participatory sport in Arizona, we look forward to joining forces with Arizona Soccer Club and support from AYSA. This partnership gives the Phoenix Desert Cup Showcase the support it needs to make it one of the top soccer tournaments in North America""Arizona Soccer Club is excited to partner with Rated Sports, LLC in bringing the next level of Showcase Soccer to Arizona. This is a great opportunity for us to continually grow and develop Arizona Soccer Club. We are grateful to Arizona Youth Soccer Association and Rated Sports, LLC in support of bringing something very special to the Arizona Soccer Community," said Mike Briseno, President of Arizona Soccer Club.As part of the new agreement, Arizona Youth Soccer Association becomes the new sanctioning body under US Youth Soccer, America's largest governing body. Arizona Soccer Club is the strategic partner for the Phoenix Desert Cup with Rated Sports. Rated Sports will assist AZSC with future marketing direction as a club and growth of its elite player pool.In addition, the Association will work closely with Rated Sports and its network to create and support grassroots programming to encourage participation in the sport of soccer. These community based programs align with and complement the Rated Sports philanthropic efforts to identify opportunities to assist children in need through sport and recreation.This strategic partnership allows all parties to assist each other with growing this great game in the state of Arizona.