The first round and the second round potential pairings for the 103rd edition of the US Open Cup will be unveiled on Wednesday, April 6 at 11 a.m. Eastern Time.
2015 US Open Cup
Jordi Quintilla’s conversion in the eighth round of penalties was the difference as Sporting Kansas City topped the Philadelphia Union 7-6 in kicks after a 1-1 regulation draw.
The 102nd edition of the Lamar Hunt US Open Cup will come to a close tonight at PPL Park in Chester, Pa.
The sixth-year official will be in charge of his second career championship game.
The US Open Cup Final apparently has a new home: ESPN2 and, for the first time, Univision
The United States Soccer Federation conducted a coin flip to determine the hosting priorities for the 2015 Lamar Hunt US Open Cup Final. After it was all said and done, the Chicago Fire, who are seeking a record-tying fifth US Open Cup title, are the top priority to host the championship game if they defeat the Philadelphia Union in the Semifinals on Aug. 12.
After falling behind to a shorthanded Houston Dynamo team, Sporting Kansas City scored three second half goals to punch their ticket to the final four.
Richmond Kickers head coach Leigh Cowlishaw has said the team’s secondary goal in the US Open Cup is to bring an MLS team to Richmond. With the club’s 3-0 Third Round win over the NASL’s Jacksonville Armada FC that goal was achieved.
Asani Samuels only played 32 minutes in the Rochester Rhinos’ US Open Cup Third Round win over the Harrisburg City Islanders, but that was plenty of time to turn in a man-of-the-match performance.
Seattle Sounders 2 extended their early dominance over rival Portland Timbers 2 with Pablo Rossi delivering the game winner in overtime of a 2-1 thriller to advance to the Fourth Round of the US Open Cup.