First and Second Round Pairings Announced for U.S. Open Cup 2017

Apr 12, 2017

Chicago (April 12, 2017) - U.S. Soccer announced today the pairings and host scenarios for the First and Second Rounds of the 2017 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup.

The First Round, which will commence with one game on May 9 followed by 27 matches on May 10, marks the opening stage of the tournament for 21 Premier Development League (PDL) teams, 18 National Premier Soccer League (NPSL) sides, and 17 Open Division local qualifiers.

The Second Round follows on May 16-17 and introduces six North American Soccer League (NASL) teams and 18 United Soccer League (USL) clubs.

The Orange and Blue will be paying close attention to the Red Force FC vs. South Florida Surf matchup on May 9. The Miami FC will take on the winner of that match May 16 or 17 for a second round clash.

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