Category Archives: U.S. Open Cup

SBI MLS Spotlight: Resurgent White a bright spot for struggling United

D.C. United’s season has been largely forgettable despite them winning the U.S. Open Cup, but one of the bright spots for the club for much of the year has been Ethan White. Continue reading »

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Unsung heroes play key roles in D.C. United cup triumph

Photo by ISIPhotos.com By PABLO MAURER SANDY, Utah– Now that the dust has settled and the champagne and beer have been cleaned off the locker room walls, many MLS fans are probably still in disbelief that the worst team in … Continue reading »

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The SBI Show: Episode 76 (Talking D.C. United’s U.S. Open Cup Final win, USMNT, and more)

D.C. United’s upset victory vs. Real Salt Lake is the leading topic in Episode 76 of The SBI Show, with a closer look at the shocking result. We also touch on Jurgen Klinsmann’s latest comments about the USMNT squad we will see play in World Cup qualifiers next week. Continue reading »

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RSL still unable to clear the “last hurdle” in Open Cup defeat

Once again RSL had to sit and watch as the visiting team celebrated a championship on their home field, losing to D.C. United, 1-0, in the U.S. Open Cup final. Continue reading »

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D.C. United shock RSL to win centennial U.S. Open Cup title

Lewis Neal’s goal just before halftime gave D.C. United the only goal they would need on a night when a perfect defensive performance helped them shock Real Salt Lake and lift the 2013 U.S. Open Cup title. Continue reading »

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Soccer Tuesday: Your Running Commentary

Tuesday’s action boasts several intriguing match-ups, as the UEFA Champions League kicks back into high gear and as D.C. United looks to upset Real Salt Lake in the U.S. Open Cup final. Continue reading »

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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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