Saturday’s match against Forward Madison FC in Wauwatosa, Wis., will be the 17th game FC Tucson has played east of the Mississippi River.
* FC Tucson had never played a match east of Mississippi before last season when it began playing in the USL League One. Eight of its league opponents play on that side of the United States.
* The Men In Black five wins, eight losses and three draws in those matches.
* Azaad Liadi has three goals and Shak Adams has two for FC Tucson in matches east of the Mississippi River this season. Former Man In Black Kyle Venter had four goals for the club east of the Mississippi last season.