New York Red Bulls edge FC Cincinnati 3-2 in U.S. Open Cup Semifinal
It looked like FC Cincinnati were home and dry at 2-0 up and heading for an historic Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup Final, only for New York Red Bulls to hit back late and eventually spoil the party. The visitors from Major League Soccer finished the job 3-2 in extra-time with Bradley Wright-Phillips heading home his second of the night to send the New Jersey-based club through to its second Open Cup Final since their founding (as the MetroStars) in 1996.
Two upsets by Division II clubs highlight U.S. Open Cup Round of 16
The Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup Round of 16 delivered high drama as Division II clubs FC Cincinnati and Miami FC pulled impressive upsets to reach the Quarterfinal Round where they will be joined by Division I sides FC Dallas, LA Galaxy, New England Revolution, New York Red Bulls, Sporting Kansas City and San Jose Earthquakes.
Christos FC, USL big winners in U.S. Open Cup Third Round
The Third Round of the 2017 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup saw Christos FC continue its Cinderella run to become the only remaining amateur side left in the competition alongside 13 professional teams from the USL (9) and NASL (3) that advanced to the Fourth Round. Those Fourth Round dates against Division I, Major League Soccer sides are set for June 13-14.
Multiple upsets highlight second round of U.S. Open Cup
The Second Round of the 2017 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup provided a handful of “Cupsets” as local amateur qualifier Christos FC along with the Premier Development League trio of Chicago United FC, Michigan Bucks, and Reading United AC all took down professional sides to be among the 26 teams that advanced to the Third Round of the 2017 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup.
Veteran soccer exec leaves Louisville City to take NWSL post
One of the most accomplished women in the business of North American soccer is headed to a new role with the NWSL.
USL club Louisville City FC announced Tuesday that their president, Amanda Duffy, is leaving LCFC to become the managing director of operations ...
New York Red Bulls II extends USL unbeaten streak to eight on Saturday
USL 2016 Regular Season Champions New York Red Bulls II salvaged a point in the final minutes on Saturday in a 1-1 draw against the Rochester Rhinos. Vincent Bezecourt's 89th minute free kick goal leveled the match to give New York the road point, extending the team's unbeaten streak to eight games.