Competing for the 2019 US Youth Soccer National Championship in the 16 and Under Girls age group, Legends IE fell 2-1 to Missouri’s Lou Fusz on Sunday morning at the Scheels Overland Park Soccer Complex in Kansas. Click here to watch replays of the games streamed live by US Youth Soccer.
Legends IE opened the score sheet in the fourth minute of the match through a corner kick. The Lou Fusz keeper’s gloves caressed the ball, but the ball went right into goal for the opening goal. Despite Legends maintain control of the game, the Missouri team snapped back before the end of the half to get the equalizer.
Returning to the second half, Legends would have a couple of opportunities early on, but it would be Lou Fusz who would capitalize in an opportunity for the 2-1 lead. Legends IE continued to pressure on the attack, but was unable to score, finishing the season among the top two teams in the nation.