2018 US Open Cup: MLS clubs learn opening matchups after Fourth Round draw

 
2018 U.S. Open Cup Fourth Round Draw

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Posted by Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup on Thursday, May 24, 2018

MLS clubs received their matchups for their first 2018 US Open Cup matches on Thursday, as U.S. Soccer held the draw for the fourth-round pairings in this year’s edition of the historic competition.

The fourth round marks the first stage of involvement for MLS, with the first three rounds of the single-elimination tournament having featured amateur and lower-division professional teams.

Based on geographic groupings of Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Southeast, North Central, Central, Texas, Southern California and Northwest, the draw paired teams in their region for a range of midweek matches from coast-to-coast during the week of June 3.

Four MLS teams will face off against other MLS sides, while others will meet USL, PDL, NPSL and even amateur qualifier opposition. Here are the matchups (host team listed first):

Date Match
June 5
7:00 PM ET
Philadelphia Union vs. Richmond Kickers
Talen Energy Stadium, Chester, PA
June 5
7:00 PM ET
D.C. United vs. North Carolina FC
Maryland SoccerPlex, Germantown, MD
June 5
7:00 PM ET
Louisville City FC vs. New England Revolution
Lynn Stadium, Louisville, KY
June 6
7:00 PM ET
Columbus Crew SC vs. Chicago Fire
MAPFRE Stadium, Columbus, OH
June 6
7:30 PM ET
New York Red Bulls vs. New York City FC
Red Bull Arena, Harrison, NJ
June 6
7:30 PM ET
Miami United FC vs. Orlando City SC
Ted Hendricks Stadium, Hialeah, FL
June 6
7:30 PM ET
Atlanta United FC vs. Charleston Battery
Fifth Third Bank Stadium, Kennesaw, GA
June 6
7:30 PM ET
FC Cincinnati vs. Minnesota United FC
Nippert Stadium, Cincinatti, OH
June 6
8:30 PM ET
Nashville SC vs. Colorado Rapids
Vanderbilt Stadium, Nashville, TN
June 6
8:30 PM ET
Houston Dynamo vs. NTX Rayados
BBVA Compass Stadium, Houston, TX
June 6
8:30 PM ET
San Antonio FC vs. FC Dallas
Toyota Field, San Antonio, TX
June 6
10:00 PM ET
Real Salt Lake vs. Sporting Kansas City
Rio Tinto Stadium, Sandy, UT
June 6
10:00 PM ET
LAFC vs. Fresno FC
Banc of California Stadium, Los Angeles, CA
June 6
10:30 pm ET
LA Galaxy vs. FC Golden State Force
StubHub Center Track & Field Stadium, Carson, CA
June 6
10:30 pm ET
Portland Timbers vs. San Jose Earthquakes
Providence Park, Portland OR
June 6
11:00 PM ET
Sacramento Republic FC vs. Seattle Sounders
Papa Murphy's Park, Sacramento, CA

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