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Loons, Timbers, Atlanta advance to USOC semis

Angelo Rodriguez
Angelo Rodríguez scored three goals as Minnesota United easily accounted for New Mexico United on Wednesday.

Minnesota United sent out a stunning warning to its potential U.S. Open Cup rivals, defeating New Mexico United 6-1 in Wednesday's quarterfinal.

Santi Moar gave the USL Championship side the lead after just seven minutes, but it was all one-way traffic after that.

Angelo Rodríguez bagged himself a first-half hat trick, while goals from Darwin Quintero, Jan Gregus and Miguel Ibarra ensured that the Loons marched into the semifinals full of confidence.

The Portland Timbers will join Minnesota...

All Mexico stars can return except Vela - 'Tata'

Diego Rossi, Adama Diomande and Carlos Vela each tallied a goal in LAFC's convincing 3-1 win over San Jose in the U.S. Open Cup round of 16.

GLENDALE, Arizona -- Gerardo "Tata" Martino has guided Mexico through to the Gold Cup semifinal against Haiti with a squad lacking star names, but only one of those absent from the tournament won't be welcomed back into the fold: LAFC's Carlos Vela.

Martino was asked on the eve of the semifinal whether the group of experienced veterans not in national team camp this summer -- such as Javier Hernandez, Hector Herrera, Jesus "Tecatito" Corona and Miguel Layun -- could return in the future to bolster...