L.A. Wolves FC Announce 2016 U.S. Open Cup Opponent Ventura County Fusion
L.A. Wolves FC Prepare for Historic First Round Match on the Road Against Ventura County Fusion
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L.A. Wolves FC (UPSL) vs. Ventura County Fusion (PDL)
Wednesday, May 11, 2016 -- Kickoff 7:00 PM
Ventura College Sportsplex
The format and schedule for the 2016 Lamar Hunt US Open Cup, will feature a record 92 teams and kick off with the first round on May 11 with the L.A Wolves playing on the road in their opening round match at the Ventura County Sports Complex with a scheduled 7:00 PM Kickoff.
All 17 American MLS clubs will enter the tournament in the fourth round, which is currently scheduled for June 15. Eligible USL clubs will enter the competition in the second round on May 18, while US-based NASL clubs will begin their runs in the tournament in the third round on June 1. The first round will feature a total of 48 teams, and will include 19 clubs from the USL-Premier Development League, 15 teams from the National Premier Soccer League and 14 local qualifiers.
As was the case in 2015, teams will be paired geographically from the first round through the fourth round. Following the fourth round, US Soccer will hold a geographically-
Yan Skwara, CEO/President of the L.A. Wolves said, "We are honored to be a part of the prestigious 2016 U.S. Open Cup as we have worked hard as a club to get here but the reality is now the work really begins as this is a very tough tournament. We need to stand tall and fight as you don't get a second chance in this Cup. Ventura Fusion is a tough first round opponent as they have been here before and we know they will be ready, so the fans should see a great battle on the field. Our guys know how to win and at the same time they need to show up because if they don't, the tournament is over and that's not what we are here to do. We look forward to the May 11th match and may the best team win."
For game and or ticket information, please visit www.lawolves.com or www.vcfusion.com
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In addition, the L.A. Wolves FC participate in the qualifying rounds of the U.S. Open Cup through their affiliation and membership with the UPSL, U.S. Soccer Federation (USSF) and the United States Adult Soccer Association (USASA).
For additional information, you can contact the L.A. Wolves FC at www.lawolves.com or call them at 310-415-5691.
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