26 June 2008
Atlanta Soccer News: Atlanta Silverbacks Tumble Out of the US Open Cup
Sadly our hometown professional football club, the Atlanta Silverbacks, bid adieu to the Lamar Hunt US Open Cup yesterday.
On a day when most of the world's eyes were focused on Switzerland, the Silverbacks took on fellow USL First Division side, Miami F.C. Blues and fell by a heartbreaking 1 - 0 margin.
Miami F.C. advance to face MLS' FC Dallas on July 1st, meanwhile the Silverbacks return to league action against the Portland Timbers on June 28th at Silverbacks Park.
Read the full press release at AtlantaSilverbacks.com