Earthquakes Face Minnesota United FC Tonight
SAN JOSE, Calif. - The San Jose Earthquakes face Minnesota United FC in the MLS is Back Tournament Quarterfinals tonight at 5 p.m. PT, presented by Intermedia. The match takes place at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando, Fla. and will be broadcast live on ESPN2, KNBR 1050, 1370 KZSF and TuneIn Radio.
The Earthquakes surged into the Quarterfinals by way of three straight victories, in which they scored 11 goals, and currently hold an undefeated 3-0-1 overall record in the competition. Opening the tournament with a scoreless draw against the defending MLS Cup champions Seattle Sounders FC, San Jose rounded out the Group Stage with wins over Vancouver Whitecaps FC (4-3) and Chicago Fire FC (2-0), before defeating Real Salt Lake (5-2) in the Round of 16.
A victory tonight would see the Quakes advance to the MLS is Back Tournament Semifinals against Orlando City SC on Thursday, Aug. 6 at 5 p.m. PT (ESPN2).
The San Jose Earthquakes have hosted a free drive-in viewing party for each of their matches in the MLS is Back Tournament. Due to high demand, the club expanded Saturday's viewing parties, presented by Fairmont San Jose, to two locations: Earthquakes Stadium and the SoFA District in Downtown San Jose. Both locations sold out within minutes of being released to the general public on Thursday.
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