Turlock Express Hosts San Diego Sockers

by Matt Warner

                                                           Turlock Express hosts San Diego Sockers

Turlock, Ca.---  Turlock Express (1-3) is to host San Diego Sockers (3-1) this Friday, November 18th at Turlock Indoor with the match kicking off at 7:05pm. 

The last time Turlock Express faced off San Diego Sockers was in a Pacific Division matchup during the Socker’s opening weekend. The only goal in favor of Express was scored by defender Jose Barajas who was assisted by Adrian Gutierrez.

Despite the heavy loss against the Sockers with the final result of 12-1, Turlock had a 7 to 5 victory at home against Tacoma stars who had beat Soles de Sonora (2-1) previously. New Signings Anibal Echeverria and Matthew Germain were the top leaders both defensively and offensively during the match against the Stars. 

Express then traveled for their first two road games of the season but did not start off on the right foot. Turlock faced off against Soles de Sonora (2-1) with an exciting 33 goal totaled game but fell short with a 18-15 final result. The following evening they went against Atletico Baja (2-1) and encountered another loss. 

San Diego Sockers hold a 3-1 record with their only loss being against Florida Tropics after a close game of 6-5. However, the Sockers defeated Dallas both at home and away. 

Some Key elements for the Express on their second home game of the season this friday is utilizing Anibal Echeverria who is the second leader in points (11) and goals (8) in the league. Turlock is also to minimize errors defensively as Sockers Captain Kraig Chiles is a solid, strong player who capitalizes on all opportunities given.  

Express Fans are truly excited for this game, seeking a win against the San Diego Socker. 

To stay updated all Live stats for this match can be found at www.maslsoccer.com, as well as a live broadcast at MASL TV in our Youtube channel.