Loudoun United closed out July on a winning note Sunday night, with a 3-0 victory over Louisville City FC at Audi Field in Washington, DC.
Loudoun took a 1-0 lead at the 22-minute mark on a goal by midfielder Antonio Bustamante and locked the game up with two more goals in the final minutes. Newly acquired forwardElvis Amoh entered the match in the second half and scored in his first 15 minutes with his new team. Three minutes later, at the 87-minute mark, midfielder Moses Nyeman, also a second-half substitute, scored the final goal of the match.
Louisville has won the USL Cup during the past two seasons and beat Loudoun in their first match on June 8.
It was Loudoun United’s first win since June 28 and second consecutive “home” win at Audi Field. Loudoun next plays Atlanta United 2 on Friday before returning for its inaugural match at its new stadium near Leesburg on Friday, Aug. 9.
Loudoun United has a 4-8-4 record and is in 14thplace in the USL Championship Eastern Division.