Last night, D.C. United won the U.S. Open Cup Semifinals, beating the Chicago Fire 2-0. DCU will take on Real Salt Lake in the Finals of the 100th Open Cup on October 1 at Rio Tinto Stadium. During all the excitement, fans took to Twitter to share their nerves, joy and hopes with the DCU family. Here is what happened.
First, let's add some fuel to the Fire.
Fans displayed tifo at Saturday's MLS game to wish their team luck in ChiTown.
This guy's got a point.
After the final whistle blew...
When words fail, Tweet it out.
You, Sir, keep doing what you're doing.
Clearly my watching every #dcu US Open Cup game online from home has helped this team advance to the final. :-)— Juan-John (@juanjohn) August 8, 2013
Two teams enter, one team will leave victorious.
Best fans in the League.
Meanwhile, inside the locker room...