Led by Hershey, PA’s, own Christian Pulisic, the US ran out 4–0 winners over Trinidad and Tobago on Tuesday night, in the process winning Group C and punching their ticket for the Hex.
The US plays its final game before the Hexagonal round of World Cup 2018 qualifying play on Tuesday night. A win will see them top the group.
Bobby Wood owned the first half then substitutes Sacha Kljestan and Christian Pulisic dominated the second frame as the USMNT crushed St. Vincent & the Grenadines in Kingstown, St. Vincent Friday afternoon.
On Friday, the USMNT plays St Vincent and the Grenadines, to be followed by Trinidad and Tobago on Tuesday, with qualification for the Hexagonal round of qualifying for World Cup 2018 on the line.
Six area teams among a record 64 amateur teams participating in the open round of qualifiers for the 2017 US Open Cup.
Philadelphia crashed out of the U.S. Open Cup, losing to New England Revolution 4-2 on PKs.
Mike and Kevin’s postgame wrap. Transcript and video of Jim Curtin’s postgame press conference and remarks from Chris Pontius, Andre Blake, and Warren Creavalle. More.
Chris Pontius scored twice and the Union came from a goal behind to defeat the New York Red Bulls 2-1 in U.S. Open Cup play.