US Open Cup

The Red Bulls will be taking on the Cosmos on June 14. (Image courtesy New York Red Bulls)

Schwartz: Local Soccer Fans Get Dream Matchup In Cosmos-Red Bulls

This matchup is kind of like the Yankees playing their Triple-A team in Scranton. But the Cosmos are out to prove they have assembled a club that can beat an MLS team.


John Rooney #16 of the New York Red Bulls celebrates the game winning goal with teammates Corey Hertzog #6 and Juan Agudelo #17 against FC New York during the third round of the 2011 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup on June 28, 2011 at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, New Jersey. Red Bulls defeated FC New York 2-1 (credit: Mike Stobe/Getty Images for New York Red Bulls)

Red Bulls Topple FC New York 2-1 In US Open Cup

Corey Hertzog and John Rooney scored seven minutes apart in the second half and the New York Red Bulls rallied for a 2-1 victory over FC New York in a third-round game in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup on Tuesday night.