Fire blank Eagles 2-0 in third round of U.S. Open Cup
BY SETH GRUEN Sun-Times Media May 30, 2013 12:10AM
Updated: May 30, 2013 12:10AM
The Fire beat the Charlotte Eagles 2-0 in the third round of the U.S. Open Cup at Winthrop University Wednesday. The Fire will host its fourth-round game on June 12 and play the winner of a later game Wednesday between the Columbus Crew and Dayton Dutch.
In his Fire debut Mike Magee scored in the 11th minute and assisted on Chris Rolfe’s goal in the 57th minute goal. Backup goalkeeper Paolo Tornaghi started for the Fire in place of Sean Johnson who is with the U.S. National Team.