Austin, TX (May 13, 2019) Tomorrow night, Austin Bold FC are back home in Bold Stadium to take on Tulsa Roughnecks FC at 7:30 PM CT in The Bold’s first Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup. Founded in 1914, the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup is the oldest cup competition for soccer in the United States and the country’s oldest annual tournament for team sports. This year a record-breaking 84 teams, from amateur to MLS, are participating to lift the prestigious trophy. The knockout tournament winner gets more than just bragging rights; they receive $300,000 in prize money and a place in the 2020 CONCACAF Champions League.
ABFC enter into the match confident after coming back from a goal down to take down OKC Energy FC 2-1 on Friday night. Head Coach Marcelo Serrano will try to keep Austin Bold FC’s home unbeaten streak alive in this prestigious knockout tournament.
Get to know Tulsa Roughnecks FC before Tuesday’s match.
Head Coach: Michael Nsien
Record: 4-3-3 (W-D-L)
Western Conference Standing: 5th (15 PTS. 10 MP)
2018 USL Record: 17th place. 21 PTS. (3-12-19)
Top Goalscorer: Luca Lobo (7 goals)
Clean Sheets: 2
Goals Conceded: 17
Last Three Matches:
Tulsa Roughnecks FC 2-0 Colorado Spring Switchbacks FC
Tulsa Roughnecks FC 1-1 OKC Energy FC
Reno1868 2-2 Tulsa Roughnecks FC
Last Match Highlights: