Winner of 2002 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup Championship to Earn One of Four U.S. Berths in CONCACAF Champions Cup
Oct. 23, 2002
CHICAGO (Wednesday, October 23, 2002) - U.S. Soccer’s allocation of four positions in the 2003 edition of the CONCACAF Champions Cup has been approved by CONCACAF, paving the way for the winner of the 2002 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup championship to earn an automatic berth in the event next year. The game will be broadcast live on Thursday on Fox Sports World at 7 p.m. ET. Fans can also follow the action on-line via ussoccer.com’s MatchTracker, presented by Philips Electronics.