LA Galaxy to Host Orange County SC in Fourth Round of 2017 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup

Galaxy to kick off 2017 edition longest-standing domestic tournament at StubHub Center Track & Field Stadium on Wednesday, June 14

LOS ANGELES  The LA Galaxy are set to host USL side Orange County SC at the StubHub Center Track & Field Stadium on Wednesday, June 14 at 7:30 p.m. PT in the fourth round of the 2017 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup, the longest-standing domestic tournament in the country. Tickets for the match, which will be broadcast live on Spectrum SportsNet and Spectrum Deportes, are on sale now here beginning at just $10 for LA Galaxy Season Ticket Members and $20 for all other fans.

Orange County SC earned a 1-0 win over the Los Angeles Wolves on Wednesday night in the U.S. Open Cup Third Round at Azusa Pacific University to advance to the fourth round contest against the Galaxy.

The Galaxy have recorded a 30-16-1 all-time record in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup. They have entered the Open Cup every year since 1999, winning the tournament in 2001 and 2005 while reaching the Open Cup Final on two other occasions. Last year, the Galaxy fell to FC Dallas in the semifinals of the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup.

The Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup, recognized as U.S. Soccer’s National Club Championship, is an annual competition open to all amateur and professional soccer teams affiliated with U.S. Soccer. The tournament has crowned a champion for over 100 consecutive years dating from 1914. In 1999, the competition was renamed to honor American soccer pioneer Lamar Hunt.

 2017 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup Schedule

First Round: May 9-10 (PDL, NPSL, Open Division clubs enter)

Second Round: May 16-17 (NASL and USL clubs enter)

Third Round: May 31 (Winners of 26 Second Round games play each other)

Fourth Round: June 14* (Major League Soccer clubs enter)

Round of 16: June 28* (matches determined by Round of 16 Draw on June 15)

Quarterfinals: July 11 (window of July 7-16 available for consideration)

Semifinals: Aug. 9*

Final: Sept. 20

  Games in this round may be moved up a day

 

LA Galaxy Season Ticket Memberships for the 2017 MLS season are available for purchase now. Galaxy fans can go to www.lagalaxy.com/tickets/seasontickets or call 877-3GALAXY (342-5299) to secure their 2017 LA Galaxy Season Ticket package. For more information, visit www.lagalaxy.com/tickets/seasontickets  or call an LA Galaxy representative at 877-3GALAXY (342-5299).

 

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