Southie FC Upsets Seacoast United Phantoms In US Open Cup

May 11, 2016

REVERE, MA- Two goals by Roy Sandeman lifted USASA club Southie FC over PDL side Seacoast United Phantoms in the first round of US Soccer's Lamar Hunt Open Cup on Wednesday night at Harry Della Russo Stadium.

An early goal in the 12th minute gave the home team the edge that carried into halftime.  Southie then capitalized on a penalty kick awarded after a hand ball was called in the box in the 59th minute to double their lead.

Southie advances to the second round where they face USL-Pro club Rochester Rhinos on Wednesday May 18th in New York.