Locos Drop Match to Louisville FC 1-0

EL PASO, Texas – El Paso Locomotive FC fell 1-0 to Louisville City FC on Saturday afternoon at Southwest University Park.

El Paso’s defense stepped up in the first half to keep out numerous advancements from the visitors, with the backline going 5-for-8 on tackles and goalkeeper Jahmali Waite registering three saves to limit Louisville’s chances.

Offensively, El Paso came out firing in the second half, registering five (5) shots on target of 10 total and making 31 final third entries, including 15 touches in the opposition box.

However, Locomotive were unable to equalize after conceding early in the second half and close out it’s three-match home stand with a 0-2-1 record to start the 2024 season.

UP NEXT: El Paso Locomotive FC prepares for an exhibition against Liga MX sister club FC Juárez in the inaugural Derby Paso Del Norte on Wednesday, March 20 at 7:30 p.m. MT. Gates at Southwest University Park open at 6 p.m. MT and tickets for the match can be purchased at eplocomotivefc.com/tickets.