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GAMESDAY: US Open Cup, 2nd Round

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Today is a unique day to say the least as we have not one, but two Open Cup matches with local interest to follow today. The Riverhounds are in the suburbs of the Windy City to face Chicago FC United while the Tartan Devils occupy Highmark Stadium to host Louisville City FC. Births into the third round, and maybe a little history, are on the line in matches all across the country this evening. Here’s are quick breakdown of the two ties you should be following…

Chicago FC United vs Pittsburgh Riverhounds

Martin Stadium – 8PM

The Hounds find themselves on the campus of Northwestern University to try and play spoil to Chicago FC United. The PDL team finds itself in the second round after beating Grand Rapids FC 1-nil, with the…



GAMEDAY 9: Ottawa Fury vs Pittsburgh Riverhounds

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2PM – TD Place

Watch Live Via the YouTubes

Match Officials, as assigned by CSA:

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REF: Mr. Francis Latuippe

AR1: Ms. Marie-Han Gagnon Chretien

AR2: Mr. Lyes Arfa

4TH: Ms. Carol Anne Chenard

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OTT +100

DRAW +240

PIT +210

It’s been 10 days since the Hounds were last in action, including a four day break over last weekend. The batteries can be fully recharged and ready to tackle the second quarter of the season. In contrast, Ottawa played on Wednesday in the opening round of Canadian Championship against Edmonton and will, today, compete in their fifth match in 15 days. Will it be rest or repetition…



GAMEDAY 8: Pittsburgh Riverhounds vs Toronto FC II

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7PM – Highmark Stadium

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Watch Live Via the ESPN3s 

Match Officials: as assigned by PRO:

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REF: Mr. Matthew Franz
AR1: Mr. Ross Kleinstuber
AR2: Mr. Darth Newman
4TH: Mr. Maxwell Hartman
VAR: Mr. Geoff Gamble

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PIT +120

DRAW +240

TOR +175

To start, let us go over a few oddities about tonight’s match that you may want to be aware of…

– This is the “USL Game of the Week” which means it is harder to watch online than every other match this season. It will not be available on the YouTubes, but rather via ESPN’s streaming service, the ESPN3s. If you don’t have…



GAMEDAY 7: Riverhounds vs City Islanders

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7PM – Highmark Stadium

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Watch Live Via the YouTubes

Match Officials, as assigned by PRO:

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REF: Mr. Calin Radosav
AR1: Ms. Adrienne McDonald
AR2: Mr. Brandon Smith
4TH: Mr. Alfonso Fajardo

What a time to face Harrisburg, no? The Riverhounds, coming off their most disappointing result of the season, are coming home to play one of the biggest matches of the season. It will be a test to show if the squad has the resilience to bounce back and put together a full 90 minutes against their in-state rivals at a time when three points would be critical. It’s hard to say that you have must-wins in the first 10 matches of the season, but it’s…