Veljko Paunovic Open Cup

Countdown to Wednesday's U.S. Open Cup Semifinal

The countdown to the Fire's 13th all-time appearance in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup semifinals is complete! Look back at the daily countdown below and tune into the live online stream when the Fire take on the Philadelphia Union tonight (Wednesday, Aug. 8) at 6 PM CT in Chester, Pa. A win would send the Fire into the final against either LAFC or the Houston Dynamo in a game to be contested on Chicago's home turf at Toyota Park.