by Scott Levinson

Allen, Texas – The Dallas Sidekicks and St. Louis Ambush today announced the formation of the Central Cup, an indoor soccer preseason tournament between storied arena soccer franchises to be played this December. Joining the Sidekicks and Ambush will be the Kansas City Comets and the Wichita Wings. The Central Cup will be kicking off December 12th in Allen, Texas and St. Charles, Missouri. The tournament will wrap up with two games on December 20th in St. Charles, Missouri and Park City, Kansas.

The teams will all face one another in a six-game series with the winner to be crowned the Central Cup Champion. The tournament also released game dates and matchups:

o December 12 – Kansas City @ Dallas

o December 12 – Wichita @ St Louis

o December 18 – Dallas @ Wichita

o December 19 – St Louis @ Kansas City

o December 20 – Dallas @ St Louis

o December 20 – Kansas City @ Wichita

The Central Cup will help re-introduce arena soccer fans back to the game. The tournament will follow standard MASL rules with minor modifications as agreed to by the coaches which will makes these games even more exciting.

Game times and details regarding purchasing tickets will be announced soon as will information on how to watch the games remotely via live streaming. Contact individual teams for specific home game details.

Dallas Sidekicks 469.393.0160 info@dallassidekicks.org

St. Louis Ambush 636.477.6363 info@stlambush.com

Kansas City Comets 888.926.6387 info@kccomets.com

Wichita Wings 316.744.8880 info@hartmanarena.com