RECAP: Saint Louis FC vs Tulsa Roughnecks

RECAP: Saint Louis FC vs Tulsa Roughnecks

Saint Louis FC suffered a tough 2-0 loss at Tulsa on Friday night.

Saint Louis had some close chances in the first half of playing time. In the 27th  minute, Lurie found Cicciarelli unmarked with a low cross, but he didn't find the goal. STL FC missed anther opportunity in the 45th minute when Tshuma found Ambersley at the penalty spot, but the ball went right to the Tulsa keeper.

In 59th minute Saint Louis put Herrera into the game in an effort to find some goals. Tshuma was also substituted out for Hardware after suffering an impact from a Tulsa player. 

The first goal came in the 66th minute by Tulsa's Gustavo Villalobos.  After the goal, Tulsa gained momentum with several more chances as Saint Louis pushed to even the score.

In the 83rd minute Tulsa's leading scorer, Sammy Ochoa put in a header past Pais. This game ended the four-game series between the teams. Saint Louis FC took the (2-1-1) series.

The STL FC squad will be back at the park on Saturday, July 23rd when they face the Colorado Springs Switchbacks who are coached by St. Louisian Steve Trittschuh.  The Switchbacks took the home leg of the series 2-0 as Saint Louis FC look to gain the upper edge in 2016.  Go to SaintLouisFC.com or call 636-680-0997 to secure your tickets!