New on SocTakes: FC Wichita’s locker room robbed during Open Cup game in Dallas

FC Wichita - Matt Clare

Attacking midfielder Matt Clare (left) and his FC Wichita teammates had valuables and personal items stolen from their locker room while playing Wednesday. Photo credit: GS Memorymaker Photography

While FC Wichita’s players were on the field playing NTX Rayados in the U.S. Open Cup on Wednesday, someone broke into the locker room and robbed the team. Phones, wallets, passports and other valuables were stolen. The latest value estimate is $20,000.

FC Wichita is an amateur team, and some of these players are college students, making this loss even rougher for the team and players. Therefore, the FC Wichita supporters’ group Air Capital Firm has started a GoFundMe to help the team recover.

Click here to visit the GoFundMe.

NTX Rayados won the match 3-2 to advance to face the Houston Dynamo at BBVA Compass Stadium on June 6 in the fourth round of the Open Cup.

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