Category Archives: U.S. Open Cup

RSL head into U.S. Open Cup Final determined to win first trophy since 2009

Photo by Stephen Brashear/ISIphotos.com By TYLER GRAY Two teams on two very different paths will face off tonight in the hopes of securing the victory in the centennial edition of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup. Real Salt Lake is … Continue reading »

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D.C. United comfortable as underdogs in U.S. Open Cup final

Ben Olsen and D.C. United are okay with the notion that they are underdogs, heading into a difficult test in the U.S. Open Cup final against Real Salt Lake in Sandy, Utah. Continue reading »

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The SBI Show: Episode 61 (Talking Agudelo’s Stoke deal; the U.S. Open Cup semifinals; and more)

Episode 61 of The SBI Show breaks down Juan Augdelo’s looming move to Stoke City, takes a look at tonight’s U.S. Open Cup semifinals; and more. Continue reading »

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Saborio and Plata lead RSL past Timbers to reach U.S. Open Cup Final

Goals from Alvaro Saborio and Joao Plata, coupled with an outstanding team defensive effort, helped Real Salt Lake edge the Portland Timbers, 2-1, in their U.S. Open Cup semifinal at Rio Tinto Stadium. Continue reading »

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D.C. United knock off Fire to book place in U.S. Open Cup Final

Goals from Dwayne DeRosario and Nick DeLeon, coupled with a six-save night from Joe Willis, helped D.C. United pull off a 2-0 upset win over the Chicago Fire to book a place in the 2013 U.S. Open Cup Final on Wednesday night. Continue reading »

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U.S. Open Cup: Semifinal Previews

The 100th U.S. Open Cup resumes on Wednesday with the Chicago Fire vs. D.C. United and the Portland Timbers vs. Real Salt Lake Continue reading »

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RSL keeps hot streak going with romp over Railhawks in U.S. Open Cup

By IVES GALARCEP Real Salt Lake’s mission to erase the bad memories of last year’s early U.S. Open Cup exit ¬†continued on its successful trajectory on Wednesday night, with a comprehensive 3-0 victory over the Carolina Railhawks. RSL fullbacks Tony … Continue reading »

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Fire rout Orlando City to reach U.S. Open Cup semifinal

By IVES GALARCEP For a brief moment, the Chicago Fire looked like they just might be the latest victim of Orlando City’s Cinderella run through the U.S. Open Cup when Rob Valentino delivered a second-half equalizer for the USL PRO … Continue reading »

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