Kyle Vassell, Thomas Amang and Evan Conway scored for San Diego Loyal SC in a 3-1 street win in opposition to El Paso Locomotive FC Saturday at Southwest College Park.
Vassell and Amang scored within the first half whereas Conway discovered the again of the online within the second to assist SD Loyal proceed its climb within the Western Convention standings. The win helped the group stay in second place with a 16-6-4 report and 52 factors.
Coach Landon Donovan praised his group after the sport for creating “in all probability 12-15 actually large possibilities to attain.”
Vassell acquired SD Loyal on the board within the seventeenth minute, discovering the online for a team-leading twelfth time this season. He despatched in a left-footed shot, beating El Paso goalkeeper Evan Newton.
The aim additionally topped his private finest for scores in a single season in his skilled profession. The striker logged 11 for English facet Blackpool in 2016-17 and once more in 2017-18.
Amang prolonged the SD Loyal result in 2-0 within the forty third minute when he despatched a shot previous Newton off a Charlie Adams cross. It was Amang’s ninth aim of the season and Adams’ sixth help of the yr.
El Paso (10-11-7, 34 factors) discovered the online when Dylan Mares bent a nook kick over the Loyal protection and goalkeeper Koke Vegas to chop the guests’ lead in half.
Conway gave SD Loyal a cushion within the 76th minute. The Wisconsin native discovered the online off a header on a set piece by Adams. It was Conway’s seventh aim and Adams’ team-leading seventh help of the season.
SD Loyal will return dwelling to Torero Stadium to host Oakland Roots SC at 7 p.m. Wednesday.