Las Vegas plays at Phoenix in a United Soccer League regular-season match at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Casino Arizona Field in Scottsdale, Arizona.
Sammy Ochoa and Victor Rojas scored goals, propelling the Lights FC to 2-0 second-round victory over Cal FC on Tuesday night at Cashman Field.
Irvin Parra scored twice to lead the Lights FC to a 3-0 victory over the Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC in a United Soccer League match Saturday at Cashman Field.
It was only the third time in the history of the European Cup that a team came from three goals down after the first leg of a semifinal and progressed to the final.
The Lights are coming off a 0-0 draw Monday at the LA Galaxy II.
The Lights FC ranks fourth among 35 United Soccer League clubs with average attendance of 8,308 — about 1,400 fewer than the Aviators are drawing in their new stadium.
MLS commissioner Don Garber said Las Vegas was a candidate for the league’s 30th team, but all indications are the city’s hope for a first division soccer team are slim.
Sacramento and St. Louis have been invited to submit formal bids for franchises as Major League Soccer’s Board of Governors formally unveiled plans Thursday to expand to 30 teams.