Philadelphia Union to Face Ocean City Nor’easters in Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup Game on May 28

May 28 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup Game at PPL Park

PPL Park panorama

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Greg Carroccio

Philadelphia Union will host a third-round Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup game against PDL side Ocean City Nor’easters on Tuesday, May 28th at 7:30 p.m. ET at PPL Park, the club announced today.

Ocean City Nor’easters advanced to the next round of the tournament after defeating the Pittsburgh Riverhounds, 1-0 Tuesday evening  at Carey Stadium in Ocean City, N.J. in the second round of play

The Union went 3-1 in Open Cup matches last year, advancing all the way to the semifinal match, where the club fell 2-0 to the eventual champions, Sporting KC. The winner of this match will advance to the fourth round, played on June 12.

This game is included in the 2013 full season ticket package at no additional cost as Bonus Game No. 2.  Tickets will go on sale to the general public on Wednesday, May 22 at 12 p.m. Individual tickets range in price from $25 for Supporters Section tickets to $50 for Midfield.  Groups of 15 or more will receive a discount of up to $15 per ticket.  Premium seating and suites are also available.  Call 877-21-UNION for more information.