Chicago Fire 3 (MLS), Dallas Burn 2 (MLS)
August 4, 1998 - Zephyr Field, Metairie, LA
U.S. Open Cup Semifinal

Chicago Fire: Zach Thornton; C.J. Brown, Lubos Kubik, Francis Okaroh; Chris Armas, Jesse Marsch; Zak Ibsen, Roman Kosecki, Diego Gutierrez; Jerzy Podbrozny (Josh Keller 73'), Ante Razov (Josh Wolff 37')

Dallas Burn: Mark Dodd, Mark Santel (Juan Sastoque 84'), Jason Kreis, Dante Washington, Brandon Pollard, Leonel Alvaez, Chad Deering, Jorge Rodriguez, Richard Farrer (Brian Haynes 63'), Mickey Trotman, Ted Eck (Temoc Suarez 78')

Scoring Summary:
CHI - Ante Razov (Jesse Marsch) 11'
DAL - Mickey Trotman (Mark Santel) 23'
CHI - Roman Kosecki (unassisted) 56'
CHI - Lubos Kubik (unassisted) 74'
DAL - Leonel Alvarez (penalty kick) 83'

Misconduct Summary:
DAL - Brandon Pollard (caution) 34'
DAL - Jason Kreis (ejection) 34'
CHI - Diego Gutierrez (caution) 42'
CHI - Roman Kosecki (caution) 42'
DAL - Mickey Trotman (caution) 44'
DAL - Chad Deering (caution) 42' 
CHI - Francis Okaroh (caution) 45'
CHI - Diego Gutierrez (caution) 66'
CHI - Diego Gutierrez (ejection) 66'
CHI - Roman Kosecki (caution) 71'
CHI - Roman Kosecki (ejection) 71'

Statistics Chicago Fire Dallas Burn
Shots: 18 10
Shots on Goal: 0 0
Fouls: 13 27
Offside: 6 0
Corner Kicks: 3 5
Saves: 5 3
 
Referees: Rich Grady, Andrew Barnes, Misail Tsapos
Attendance: 6,154