Open Cup on Twitter, Facebook & Flickr!

Posted on 17. May, 2013 by Josh Hakala in History, News, Website Updates

Open Cup on Twitter, Facebook & Flickr!

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TheCup.us, the only website providing comprehensive coverage to the Lamar Hunt US Open Cup, is now on Twitter! Now you can keep track of everything that’s going on with the tournament by following us @usopencup. You’ll find updates on qualifying, tournament games, Open Cup stories from around the web and fun historical information about [...]

Successful fundraising campaign ends: A heartfelt thank you to all as work begins on new-look TheCup.us

Posted on 20. Feb, 2013 by Josh Hakala in News, Website Updates

Successful fundraising campaign ends: A heartfelt thank you to all as work begins on new-look TheCup.us

If you missed the deadline for the Indiegogo campaign, you can show your support any time you like by clicking the donate button in this article.

Source: 2012 US Open Cup format proposal calls for 64 teams, including all 16 US-based MLS clubs

Posted on 09. Nov, 2011 by Josh Hakala in 2012, 2012 US Open Cup qualifying, Feature, History, News, Qualification, USASA, Website Updates

Source: 2012 US Open Cup format proposal calls for 64 teams, including all 16 US-based MLS clubs

The changes are detailed in a proposal that is awaiting final approval by Major League Soccer’s Competition Committee, which is scheduled to meet in the weeks leading up to MLS Cup.

The Other US Opens and marketing the ‘US Soccer Majors’

Posted on 25. Sep, 2011 by Gerald Barnhart in News, Website Updates

The Other US Opens and marketing the ‘US Soccer Majors’

TheCup.us will now refer to the Lamar Hunt US Open Cup, MLS Cup, MLS Supporters’ Shield, and CONCACAF Champions League as the ‘US Soccer Majors.’ It’s an effort to raise the profile of all the championships that teams in the U.S. play for, similar to the sports of golf and tennis.

State of the US Open Cup: After 97 years, is the tournament finally starting to arrive?

Posted on 06. Nov, 2010 by Josh Hakala in News, Website Updates

State of the US Open Cup: After 97 years, is the tournament finally starting to arrive?

The US Open Cup has a long history but 2010 might have proven that it has an even better future. The competition has admittedly gone through some stages of near dormancy but as of 2010, it seems to be stronger than ever but still has a very long way to go.