Bold Stadium Austin
*title photo from Copa Tejas Twitter page
Under a colorful Hill Country sunset El Paso Locomotive and Austin Bold kicked off Round 5 of the 2021 Copa Tejas. The Locomotive were looking to take the lead in their second match and the Bold were looking to get a fast start on points in their first match of the competition.
Photo by Ivan Pierre Aguirre/El Paso Locomotive FC
The match was scoreless in the first half and the deadlock was broken in the 56th minute when 17 year old Diego Luna scored a header from the back post to give El Paso the lead. It was Luna’s first goal in four appearance for the rookie. The goal was assist by Macauley King on a cross from the right side. It was all El Paso needed to get by Austin Bold and now have 6 points in the Copa Tejas.
Copa Tejas Table (Unofficial)
Round 5 of Copa Tejas will take place down the Rio Grande Valley as Austin Bold faces RGVFC Toros at HEB Park in Edinburgh on June 16th, 2021.
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