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Fire blank Eagles 2-0 in third round of U.S. Open Cup

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 Rolfeā€™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.



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