Remembering the last time Orlando played in a US Open Cup semifinal

Many are calling Wednesday night's US Open Cup semifinal in opposition to the New York Red Bulls the

 largest recreation in Orlando City records, and even as that may be authentic, there are truly contenders

for that crown maximum notably the simplest different Open Cup semifinal in club history On August 6, 2019, 

Orlando City hosted its first ever Cup semifinal and it changed into a big opportunity for a club on the rise. We had been still undergoing

the failed James O'Connor test, but new GM Luiz Muzzi had already added in pieces that could assist raise the 

membership to its new standard inclusive of Robin Jansson While the everyday season have been disappointing, this 

become a actual threat to play for actual silverware. And it just had to come in opposition to the evil empire to the north: Atlanta United.

2019 was a weird yr for Atlanta United as properly (hello Pity Martinez), but that's a tale for yet again For all their quirks, even 

though, the Five Stripes were nevertheless one of the nice groups in MLS. I turned into lucky sufficient to certainly visit this 

match, and it many of the exceptional vibes inside of Exploria Stadium up to now Even as a cup semifinal, this turned into still a midweek