FC Dallas opens 2012 US Open Cup against Charlotte Eagles

FC Dallas will host USL PRO side Charlotte Eagles at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, May 29 at FC Dallas Stadium in the third round of the 2012 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup.

Tickets are $10 for current FC Dallas season ticket holders, including full, partial and flex plans. All full season ticket holders will have their usual seats reserved for the match. Meanwhile, general admission tickets for non-plan holders are $15.

Named for MLS founding investor and investor-operator of FC Dallas and the Columbus Crew, the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup dates back to 1914. The tournament is the oldest current national cup competition in United States soccer and is among the oldest in the world. Open to all affiliated amateur and professional teams in the United States, the 2012 edition of the U.S. Open Cup is its 99th tournament.The Dallas side won the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup in 1997. MLS side Seattle Sounders FC claimed the last three Open Cup titles.