The Round of 16 draw for the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup was conducted this morning, setting regional groups in a bracket that will determine matchups through to the tournament final.
New York City FC will play at D.C. United’s Audi Field June 19 at 7 p.m.
The winners of the Round of 16 matches in each region will face each other in the quarterfinals.
During the Draw, U.S. Soccer announced that the quarterfinal winners of the East and Mideast Regions will form the matchup for one semifinal, while the last team standing from the Midwest will take on the West Region survivor for the remaining ticket to the final. The result is a fixed bracket now in place through to the tournament’s championship game to be played on Aug. 27 or 28.
The 15 winners (13 from Division I Major League Soccer and two from Division II USL Championship) from the Fourth Round matches played to date plus the winner of tonight’s remaining fourth round game were divided geographically into groups of four in advance of the draw.