Deshorn Brown scored in the 89th minute to send OKC Energy FC past Lights FC 1-0 in a United Soccer League match at Cashman Field, handing the Lights their first home loss of 2019.
The Lights FC will look to continue their two-match winning streak and undefeated home record when they face OKC Energy FC Saturday at Cashman Field.
The backline will be a source of contention as the MLS veteran heads back to his home team.
The U.S. is plus 130 on the three-way money line at the Westgate sportsbook in its quarterfinal match Friday against France, which is plus 230. A draw is plus 215.
Megan Rapinoe’s comments at a previously scheduled news conference came a day after President Donald Trump called out the U.S. women’s national team star on Twitter.
The 41-year-old has seen his 20-plus years of soccer endeavors come to fruition. His team ranks as one of the United Soccer League’s attendance leaders.
Megan Rapinoe’s comments came during an interview for a magazine in January in which she was asked if she was excited by the prospect of going to the White House.
With a 2-1 victory over Spain on Monday, the United States set up a much-anticipated quarterfinal meeting with host France at the Women’s World Cup.
Tabort Etaka Preston scored on a header in the 42nd minute as Lights FC upset El Paso Locomotive FC 1-0 in a United Soccer League match Saturday in El Paso, Texas.
Tuesday was the 25th anniversary of one of the greatest soccer goals in U.S. Men’s National Team history, a free kick that gave the Americans a 1-1 draw against Switzerland.