Happy 4/20 to those who celebrate. Before you enjoy the day, we give you the latest and greatest from yesterday’s news:
Ola Kamara had two goals, including one from the penalty spot, and Nigel Robertha added another as D.C. United beat Flower City Union 3-0 in the U.S. Open Cup. It was a sluggish, frustrating affair for the Black-and-Red, but they eventually wore down Flower City in the 2nd half.
CUPSET! My guys Detroit City shock the Columbus Crew in their first ever matchup against a MLS team to advance in the U.S. Open Cup. Let’s gooo!!
There was another huge Cupset in Chicago as Union Omaha equalized in the 122nd minute to make it 2-2, the latest goal in U.S. Open Cup history, and then beat the Chicago Fire 5-4 on penalties to advance.
The USWNT drew a pretty difficult group in the 2022 Concacaf W Championship as they will be in Group A with Mexico, Jamaica, and Haiti. Group B is Canada, Costa Rica, Panama, and Trinidad & Tobago.
New York City FC’s Valentin Castellanos had 4 goals over the weekend, and his inclusion on your team made you the big winner in MLS Fantasy.
Cristiano Ronaldo and his longtime girlfriend announced on Monday that they had lost one of their twin children at birth, and Liverpool FC and Manchester United fans banded together to show support to the Portuguese midfielder before their Premier League match.
Fulham FC is back in the Premier League after destroying Preston North End 3-0 to clinch a top 2 finish in the EFL Championship. Congrats Fulhamerica!
Meg Linehan, Steph Yang, and Brooks Peck review all the currently released jerseys for the NWSL. Spoiler: they don’t think too highly of the Washington Spirit’s new jerseys.
Finally, the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations qualification has been setl 23 teams will join hosts Ivory Coast at the tournament next summer. Here are the groups:
That’s it. More U.S. Open Cup action tonight, so let the chaos continue!