The Union will face Ocean City Nor’easters in the third round of the 2013 US Open Cup. PSP looks back on the Union’s previous Cup appearances.
Philadelphia Soccer History
Tacony battles Paterson True Blues in the second replay of the 1913 American Cup final. West Philadelphia and Wilmington Irish Americans meet for the Allied American Amateur Cup.
After squandering a 2-0 halftime lead over Paterson True Blues in the first final only a week before, Tacony again would face the Jerseymen in the American Cup final replay at Second and Allegheny.
Two inches of rain fall on the first American Cup final to be hosted in Philadelphia.
Semifinal action in the Allied Amateur and Philadelphia Challenge Cups. Bethlehem and Boys Club meet in second game of the Amateur Championship of Pennsylvania series.
When efforts to form a national soccer organization seemed to have been shattered in 1913, Philadelphia stepped into the breach.