Luis Felipe Rodrigues’ 70th minute strike was the difference as the Sacramento Republic upset the LA Galaxy 2-1 to advance to the Semifinals.
Three of the four matches for the 2022 Lamar Hunt US Open Cup Quarterfinals will take place this week and feature some intriguing drama.
MLS side LA Galaxy relied heavily on its youngsters to help the team advance from the Round of 16 of the Lamar Hunt US Open Cup Wednesday night.
Jose Villareal scored on an impressive first-half free kick and the Los Angeles Galaxy (MLS) did the defensive dirty work necessary to move on in the 2017 Lamar Hunt US Open Cup.
“I think any opposing team in this scenario would be livid and that’s an understatement.”
All four games in this year’s Quarterfinals were decided in the 86th minute or later and more fans were there to watch (across the round) than any year in the Modern Era.