Please leave this field empty

Special Olympics Texas, in partnership with FC Dallas of Major League Soccer and Special Olympics Colorado, will take part in a special soccer event on Saturday, August 9 at Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas.

After the FC Dallas match against the Colorado Rapids that night, a unified soccer team from Special Olympics Texas will square off against a unified soccer team from Special Olympics Colorado. The two teams also faced off last season in Denver.

A portion of the proceeds from ticket sales (Purchase Now) for the game between FC Dallas and the Rapids will go towards supporting future FC Dallas and Special Olympics Texas events. Fans who are interested must purchase tickets by August 7, and those tickets can be picked up at will call at the north box office at Toyota Stadium.

The August event is part of a partnership between Special Olympics and MLS WORKS, Major League Soccer’s community outreach initiative. The goal of the partnership between the two groups in to increase awareness of Special Olympics programs and athletes in the soccer community. Several teams around MLS also have partnerships with Unified Sports soccer teams, and many of those teams travel to play other Special Olympics team during the MLS season. More information about the partnership can be found here.

Most Recent Articles

December 5, 2017
Thanks to everyone who pitched for the annual Dunkin Donuts Cops on Top fundraiser in Sept! We appreciate our friends at Dunkin.
December 5, 2017
Polar Plunges are busting out all over. Check the schedule to see when we’ll be near you. Gather your friends, grab a costume & join the frostiest fundraiser in the state.
December 5, 2017
Chief Doug Reim of the Highland Village Police Department has been dubbed the SOTX Outstanding Volunteer of the Year for Fundraising.
December 5, 2017
The Texas LETR was recognized at the International Conference in Nashville with the 'Diamond Level of Excellence' after we raised $1,467,912 dollars in 2016!

Want to see your story here? Do you know of someone that should be featured here?