On Wednesday, the Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC and Columbus Crew will battle in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup’s Round of 16 at Highmark Stadium.
It will be the first match for the Riverhounds against a Major League Soccer club at Highmark Stadium since 2015, when they faced DC United.
Pittsburgh Soccer Now‘s John Krysinsky previewed the match with Bailey Johnson, who covers the Crew as a beat writer for the Columbus Dispatch, as they took a closer look at the Crew-Hounds match-up, and learned more about the Crew discussed what to expect when the teams battle to advance in the National Tournament.
Look for a lot more to come, as Pittsburgh Soccer Now will have comprehensive coverage coming Wednesday leading up to, and on site at Highmark Stadium, along with post match reaction.
PSN’s OPEN CUP COVERAGE
Hounds Notebook: ‘All-in’ for Highmark Stadium ‘White Out’ plus look at recent history with Columbus Crew as both friend and foe
Columbus Crew veteran keeper Evan Bush on playing Open Cup Round of 16 match in Pittsburgh: ‘It’s going to be difficult’
Riverhounds-Crew Open Cup Round of 16 clash to be broadcast locally on CW, CBS News Pittsburgh; nationally on CBS Sports Golazo