NASL Teams Three for Three in U.S. Open Cup Matches Verse MLS in The Quest For #NASLTheCup

NASL Clubs Sweep Matches Tonight

NEW YORK, NY June 14, 2014 – The three U.S. based North American Soccer League (NASL) teams in action this evening went three-for-three in the #NASLvMLS matches. These clubs will move onto the Fifth Round and continue their drive to potentially qualify as one of the four U.S. representatives to the CONCACAF Champions League.

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“As America is focused on the World Cup and the tremendous soccer happening in Brazil, tonight’s results in the three NASL verse MLS matches show the strength and passion of the NASL clubs. We are very proud of the play on the pitch,” said NASL Commissioner Bill Peterson. “We have three more matches next week, but this was a tremendous opening night of the U.S. Open Cup Fourth Round for our League.”

Results from NASL @ 2014 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup – Fourth Round

3 New York Cosmos

0 New York Red Bulls

James M. Shuart Stadium; Hampstead, N.Y.

1 Carolina RailHawks

1 Chivas USA

RailHawks wins 3-2 in PKs

WakeMed Soccer Park; Cary, N.C.

2 Atlanta Silverbacks

1 Real Salt Lake

Silverbacks Park; Atlanta, Ga.

The remaining Fourth Round Matches for NASL clubs:

Game Date/Time Venue
Indy Eleven (NASL) at
Columbus Crew (MLS)
June 17
7:30 p.m. ET
FirstEnergy Stadium (Univ. of Akron); Akron, Ohio
San Antonio Scorpions (NASL)
at FC Dallas (MLS)
June 17
8:00 p.m. CT/
9:00 p.m ET
Toyota Stadium;
Frisco, Texas
Minnesota United FC (NASL)
at Sporting Kansas City (MLS)
June 18
7:30 p.m. CT/
8:30 p.m. ET
Sporting Park;
Kansas City, Kan.
The potential Fifth Round Matchups for the victorious teams tonight are as follows:
Game Date/Time Venue
New York Cosmos (NASL) at Philadelphia Union

or

Harrisburg City Islanders (USL Pro) at New York Cosmos

TBD

June 24, 7 pm ET

PPL Park; Chester, Pa.

Belson Stadium; Queens, NY

Atlanta Silverbacks (NASL) at Colorado Rapids (MLS)

or

Atlanta Silverbacks at
Orlando City (USL Pro)

TBD

June 24
7:30 pm ET

Dick’s Sporting Goods Park; Commerce City, Colo.

ESPN Wide World of Sports; Kissimmee, Fla.

LA Galaxy (MLS)/Arizona United SC (USL Pro) winner at Carolina RailHawks (NASL) June 24
7:30 p.m. ET
WakeMed Soccer Park;
Cary, NC
About the NASL
The North American Soccer League is a professional soccer league established in the United States and Canada. The NASL member teams are: Atlanta Silverbacks, Carolina RailHawks, FC Edmonton, Fort Lauderdale Strikers, Indy Eleven, Minnesota United FC, New York Cosmos, Ottawa Fury FC, San Antonio Scorpions FC and Tampa Bay Rowdies. Jacksonville Armada, Virginia Cavalry FC and Oklahoma City will commence play in 2015. For more information about the NASL, visit www.NASL.com. Follow the NASL on Twitter @NASLOfficial and Facebook at www.Facebook.com/NASLfans. Fans can watch every game live at www.NASLlive.com.
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