Antonio Leone & Christian Torres Travel to Uruguay This Week For CONCACAF U-20 Championship Preparation Matches.
In Addition, Lights FC Player Darón Iskenderian Named to the Armenian U-20 Youth National Team Camp.
March 23, 2022 (Las Vegas, NV) — Las Vegas Lights FC players Antonio (“Tony”) Leone & Christian Torres have been named to the Mexican Under-20 National Team for upcoming matches. The Mexican U-20 National Team is holding a 10-Day training camp in Uruguay with multiple matches scheduled starting today.
Both players have featured prominently for Lights FC in its games this season. Leone has played every minute of Lights FC’s two matches so far and Torres has started one and appeared as a substitute in the other.
In addition, Lights FC player Darón Iskenderian was recently named to the Armenian U-20 Youth National Team where they are currently holding a training camp based in Europe. Iskenderian has appeared in one match this season for Lights FC.
Lights FC Lights FC is coming off a home opener win last Saturday against previous League leader Phoenix Rising SC and returns home to Cashman Field this Saturday to take on Memphis 901 FC in “Elvis Night” where fans dressed as the legendary rock star will receive a free match ticket (and invited to join a dance contest at halftime). This will be part of an extended home stand where Lights FC plays four home matches over the next five weekends (March 26, April 9, 16 & 23).
About Las Vegas Lights FC:
Established in 2017, Lights FC brought professional soccer to the Entertainment Capital of the World. A member of the United Soccer League Championship, the second division professional league in the United States, Lights FC averages close to 8,000 fans per match playing in downtown Las Vegas at historic Cashman Field. Named by Sports Illustrated as the “Most Interesting Team in the World,” the Club is known for its unique match day experience and was recently voted “Best Sports Value” in Las Vegas. Additional information can be found at LightsFC.com.
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