On 9 May 2018 at Alvernia University Stadium in Reading, PA, the 3x reigning Maryland Major Soccer League champion Christos FC will square off against AC Reading United of the PDL in the 1st Round of the 2018 Lamar Hunt US Open Cup.
Christos won the fall 2017 Maryland Major Soccer League going undefeated with a 10-0-0 record and has won two other pieces of hardware including the Maryland State Soccer Association (MSSA) State Amateur (Stewart) Cup and the MSSA State Open (Rowland) Cup. In all competitions, Christos boasts a 23-1-0 (W-L-D) record. Christos is looking to make another run in the US Open Cup. In 2017, they advanced further than any other amateur team (winning a $15,000 cash prize) before dropping a very close game to DC United of MLS in the 4th round.
AC Reading United of the PDL finished in 2nd place in the summer 2017 Mid-Atlantic Conference of the PDL with a 12-2-0 record before losing to Seacoast United (NH) in the PDL play-offs.
Tickets for the Christos FC vs. AC Reading match can be purchased here.