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June 17, 2014 at 7:07 PM

A look at Sounders FC’s Open Cup history

“We definitely want to get our title back.”

Those were the words of Sounders FC’s Lamar Neagle heading into the team’s opener in the 2014 U.S. Open Cup. Three-time tournament champion Seattle enters the knockout-style competition Wednesday as a heavy favorite against amateur team PSA Elite in the fourth round.

Posted below are the Sounders’ all-time results in the Open Cup as an MLS franchise.

You’ll notice a lot of games were at home, where Seattle has a 14-0 record and 37-8 goal differential. After four years unbeaten, the team finally suffered its first official loss (not via penalty-kick shootout) against the Tampa Bay Rowdies last year.

Here are some quick notes:

Overall record: 17-1-2
Home record: 14-0-0
Away record: 3-1-2

Leading at half: 9-0-0
Tied at half: 8-1-2

Scoring first: 15-0-1
Conceding first: 2-1-1

Scored 0 goals: 0-1-0
Scored 1 goal: 4-0-2
Scored 2+ goals: 13-0-0

Conceding 0 goals: 7-0-0
Conceding 1 goal: 10-1-2

Goal differential: 44-13
Assist differential: 36-8
Shot differential: 343-208

Team leader in games played: Roger Levesque, 14
Team leader in minutes played: Fredy Montero, 1,081
Team leader in goals scored: Fredy Montero and Nate Jaqua, 7
Team leader in assists: Roger Levesque, 6

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Date Opponent Round Result Venue
4/28/2009 Real Salt Lake Play-in W, 4-1 Home/Starfire
5/26/2009 Colorado Play-in W, 1-0 Home/Starfire
7/1/2009 Portland Third round W, 2-1 Away
7/7/2009 Kansas City Quarterfinals W, 1-0 Home/Starfire
7/21/2009 Houston Semifinals W, 2-1 (OT) Home/Starfire
9/2/2009 D.C. United Final W, 2-1 Away
6/30/2010 Portland Third round T, 1-1 (won in PKs) Away
7/7/2010 LA Galaxy Quarterfinals W, 2-0 Home/Starfire
9/1/2010 Chivas USA Semifinals W, 3-1 Home/Starfire
10/5/2010 Columbus Final W, 2-1 Home/CenturyLink
6/28/2011 Kitsap Pumas Third round W, 2-1 Home/Starfire
7/13/2011 LA Galaxy Quarterfinals W, 3-1 Home/Starfire
8/30/2011 FC Dallas Semifinals W, 1-0 Home/Starfire
10/5/2011 Chicago Final W, 2-0 Home/CenturyLink
5/30/2012 Atlanta Third round W, 5-1 Home/Starfire
6/5/2012 Cal FC Fourth round W, 5-0 Home/Starfire
6/26/2012 San Jose Quarterfinals W, 1-0 Away
7/11/2012 Chivas USA Semifinals W, 4-1 Home/Starfire
8/8/2012 Kansas City Final T, 1-1 (lost in PKs) Away
5/29/2013 Tampa Bay Third round L, 1-0 Away

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