A hero’s welcome awaited FC Cincinnati after win propels them into semifinals
CINCINNATI (WKRC) – FC Cincinnati is headed to the semifinals of the US Open Cup after their win on Wednesday night against Miami FC.
Fans welcomed the orange and blue back to town on Thursday afternoon like conquering heroes.
The win over Miami FC puts the club in the semifinals of the Lamar Hunt US Open Cup in just its second year in existence.
They'll host Major League Soccer's New York Red Bulls in a match on August 15th at Nippert Stadium.
The story of FC Cincinnati is a great story. They certainly have won the hearts of the city.
They are also winning the heart of Major League Soccer, who are eyeing them for expansion in a few years.
Before that big cup semifinal, there's the USL home match on Saturday against Orlando City "B" and one on the road in Louisville on August 12th.