Category Archives: U.S. Open Cup

D.C. United ride strong second half to U.S. Open Cup win vs. Revs

D.C. United continued their surprising run through the U.S. Open Cup, halting the New England Revolution with a 3-1 victory in the Open Cup quarterfinals. The win sets up a D.C. United trip to Toyota Park to face the Chicago Fire in the Open Cup semifinals. Continue reading »

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Second-half rally lifts Timbers past FC Dallas, into first U.S. Open Cup semifinal

The Portland Timbers got off to a slow start in their U.S. Open Cup quarterfinal vs. FC Dallas on Wednesday night, but three consecutive second-half goals helped lift the Timbers to a 3-2 victory and a place in the Open Cup semifinals. Continue reading »

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U.S. Open Cup Quarterfinals: A Look Ahead

A clash between the Portland Timbers and FC Dallas just 11 days after the teams met in league play highlights the U.S. Open Cup quarterfinal slate. Continue reading »

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U.S. Open Cup semifinal pairings announced

The U.S. Open Cup semifinal draw was released, which could see Orlando City and the Carolina RailHawks potentially hosting the semifinal round matches. Continue reading »

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Orlando City eliminate champion Sporting KC in wild USOC 4th Round

Defending U.S. Open Cup champions Sporting Kansas City were knocked out Wednesday night by their USL Pro affiliate, Orlando City, in a 1-0 decision at Sporting Park. Meanwhile, NASL leaders Carolina continued their tournament run with a 3-1 win over Chivas USA. Continue reading »

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Nyarko winner leads Fire past Crew in U.S. Open Cup

Patrick Nyarko’s 78th-minute game-winner helped lift the Chicago Fire to a 2-1 U.S. Open Cup victory over the Columbus Crew at Toyota Park on Thursday. The win sets up a quarterfinal date for the Fire against Cinderella side Orlando City. Continue reading »

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DeRosario hat-trick leads D.C. United to U.S. Open Cup triumph over Union

  By PABLO MAURER BOYDS, MD – For some MLS clubs, the USOC is treated as a mid-season distraction. Other teams treat it as a means to test their depth, to get bench players minutes in meaningful matches. For a … Continue reading »

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Sandoval leads RSL rout in comeback over Battery

By TYLER GRAY SANDY, Utah -Down two goals in the first 18 minutes of Wednesday’s U.S. Open Cup match, Real Salt Lake were in desperate need of a hero. Up stepped the wild-haired rookie Devon Sandoval, who delivered a brace … Continue reading »

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