LouCity scored only nine touches in San Antonio’s penalty area, but that was all they needed to clinch an impressive win.
“We have a game plan every week and it’s our job to execute it,” said Luis City midfielder Paolo Delpiccolo. “This just happened to be a little bit different than a normal week to week. …The coaching staff here is great. If we don’t execute our game plan, it’s our fault, not theirs.”
It’s unlikely we’ll see a similar display at LouCity’s next outing, another important game for the Eastern Conference titleholder, as he visits current conference leader Charleston Battery next Saturday night. .
At the same time, with another possible clash with San Antonio in the postseason, Cruz has added another handy tool to the team’s kitbag to help move forward.
“Looking at the week of preparation that we did, this San Antonio is exactly what we thought it would be,” said Cruz. “The guys behind were complete monsters.