Albuquerque, New Mexico 2021-07-23 22:31:40 –
Albuquerque, New Mexico (KRQE) – New Mexico United wants to return to the winning line on Saturday night, hosting rival league-leading El Pasolo Comotive. This is the first time El Paso has played in Duke City since the 2019 season.
Due to state COVID restrictions, New Mexico remained on the road last season. The match will be the latest in many meetings between the two rivals. “Obviously what comes to our mind is the last one we played, going to 1 zero and finally back to 2-1” said Troy Lesesne, head coach of NM United. rice field. “It was difficult for us. So we want to approach it the same way they play in their place. Get fans to support the change and we have one zero. When it comes to, we feel we’re going to hold that lead and get 3 points. ”
New Mexico was frustrated in San Antonio earlier in the week and appeared a bit off. “I think we’re really good at home, but we had to be road doggs again,” said New Mexico United midfielder Sergio Rivas. “We had to bring energy, more energy out of the house,” agrees NM United defender Kalen Ryden. He just wants to see a complete game. “It will take 90 minutes entirely. That’s one of the things we struggled with doing some this year,” Ryden said. “We have a good half. We had a good moment in the half. We need to put together 90 completely.”
New Mexico is currently third in the USL Championship Western Conference Mountain Division with 6 wins, 2 draws and 6 losses. Saturday match time is 7:30 at Rio Grande Credit Union Field in Isotope Spark.
In other sports news, the Albuquerque isotope launched a six-game road trip with a 9-4 defeat at El Paso. One of the silver linings of the isotope was that there were no errors. Isotopes closed the franchise record for most serial games without the error set between June 15-28, 2006.
Rio Rancho’s Sunset Little League goes to the southwestern part of Waco, Texas, which represents New Mexico. A group of 11- and 12-year-olds defeated Carlsbad 19-2 at the State Championships in Santa Fe on Thursday night. Sunset will play in Oklahoma on August 5th at 10am.
Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott practiced full Thursday and did not see any adverse effects of compound fractures and ankle dislocations that ended last season. In fact, Prescott wants to play in the preseason.
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