2010 US OPEN CUP – FINAL SPOT DECIDED TONIGHT

UPDATED: 2010 US OPEN CUP QUALIFIERS AS OF JUNE 2

Tonight there will be 40 soccer clubs left standing in the 2010 Lamar Hunt US Open Cup. DC United host Real Salt Lake in the final Major League Soccer play-in match at 7:30pm ET.

The victor will round out the field of 40 teams participating in the tournament.

No date has been set for the draw, determining the pairings and the home teams, though the First Round of the tournament proper is scheduled to begin June 15.

The 39 teams that have already qualified are listed below as is the format and schedule.

To follow the DC United v Real Salt Lake match online via a live blog, check thecup.us.

2010 LAMAR HUNT US OPEN CUP SCHEDULE

June 15: First round – 32 lower-division teams (USSF D-2, USL-2, amateur)

June 22: Second round – 16 first-round winners

June 29: Third round – Eight second-round winners plus eight MLS teams

July 6 or 7: Quarterfinals – Third-round winners

Aug. 31 or Sept. 1: Semifinals – Quarterfinal winners

Oct. 5: Final – Semifinal winners

THE 40 QUALIFIED TEAMS

Major League Soccer – 8 teams (Division I)

  1. Seattle Sounders (Defending Champions)
  2. Chicago Fire
  3. Chivas USA
  4. Columbus Crew
  5. Houston Dynamo
  6. Los Angeles Galaxy
  7. New York Red Bull
  8. June 2Real Salt Lake or DC United at RFK Stadium

USSF Division 2 – 9 teams (Division II)

  1. AC St. Louis
  2. Austin Aztex
  3. Carolina Railhawks
  4. Crystal Palace Baltimore
  5. Miami FC
  6. NSC Minnesota
  7. Portland Timbers
  8. Rochester Rhinos
  9. Tampa Bay Rowdies

USL Second Division – 6 teams (Division III)

  1. Charleston Battery
  2. Charlotte Eagles
  3. Harrisburg City Islanders
  4. Pittsburgh Riverhounds
  5. Real Maryland Monarchs
  6. Richmond Kickers

USL Premier Development League – 8 teams (Amateur)

Check out the Final Qualifying Standings here.

USL-PDL 8 final qualifiers:

Great Lakes Division – Dayton Dutch Lions
Heartland Division – Des Moines Menace
Mid-Atlantic Division – Reading United AC
Northwest Division – Kitsap Pumas
Southwest Division – Ventura County Fusion
Northeast Division – Long Island Rough Riders
Mid-South Division – DFW Tornados
Southeast Division – Central Florida Kraze

USASA – 8 teams (Amateur)

Check here for USASA Region IBrooklyn Italians, NY Pancyprian Freedoms

Check here forUSASA Region IIDetroit United, KC Athletics

Check here for USASA Region III – Legends FC, CASL Elite

Check here forUSASA Region IVArizona Sahuaros, Bay Area Ambassadors

US Club Soccer – 1 team (Amateur)

Sonoma County Sol

PLEASE CHECK THECUP.US FOR DETAILS AND NEWS

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