Gazelle, Adria reach State Cup semifinals

Gazelle SC and RWB Adria have reached the semifinals of the Illinois State Cup, with the possibility looming large of an all-NSL final.


Adria blanked FC Minyor Chicago (Metropolitan Soccer League) 4:0 on June 25, while Gazelle eliminated NSL lodge brothers Vikings AA two days later by a 3:0 scoreline.


Gazelle will face Morelia (CLASA), who knocked CKS Warta out of the Cup. On the other side of the bracket, Adria will take on Metro League powerhouse AAC Eagles in the semis. The matches are slated to be played in the second week of July.