FC Cincinnati's U.S. Open Cup round-of-16 clash against the Chicago Fire will be broadcast live on ESPN2 and the ESPN App.
Cincinnati's previous match in the tournament drew 30,160 fans to Nippert Stadium to watch the USL club beat Columbus Crew SC 1-0 on June 14, setting an attendance record for an Open Cup game outside of a final.
Over 18,000 tickets have already been sold for the June 28 clash, FC Cincinnati announced on Friday.
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The Chicago Fire continue their climb up Jason Davis's MLS Power Rankings. Who else were big movers after the weekend's action?
1. Toronto FC (no change)
TFC's 2-0 win over D.C. United wasn't much of a surprise considering recent form, but getting all three DPs back on the field together was good.
2. Chicago Fire (+2)
A 2-1 win in New England extended the Fire's unbeaten run to eight and further established their credentials as a contender in the East.
3. Sporting Kansas City (no change)
After the international break, MLS returned with a full docket of action. Here's who stood out for the right and wrong reasons.
Chicago Fire fans have every reason to be excited, because what is happening in the Windy City looks special. On Saturday, the Fire walked out of Gillette Stadium with a 2-1 win over New England. There were several elements to the win.
First, it was a gritty performance from Veljko Paunovic's team. The Fire threw bodies in front of every Revs' shot in the final...