Parente scores equalizer against Chicago Mustangs

Posted by Angelle Cortes on Jun 16 2021 at 06:50PM PDT

Bloomington, Illinois – After a hard fought 90 minutes FC Diablos came back after going down a goal early to take a draw against the Chicago Mustangs.

The start of the game FC Diablos started off strong and tried their chances on goal, but failed to convert. For the Mustangs, they took advantage of Diablos’s missed chances and began to attack.

After gaining possession in the center of the field, a through pass down the left flank sent Mustang player Alejandro Chavez sprinting onto goal, slotting it past the keeper for the first goal of the game in the 22nd minute.

Throughout the match FC Diablos tried to get the goal back to salvage a point, but struggled to connect and be clinical.

After many desperate attempts to get the equalizer, FC Diablos finally got their goal. Bloomington native and captain Dalton Bruso sent in a curling cross into the box for Ethan Miller to chest it down to Magnus Parente and he smashed it off the crossbar and in.

Diablos stay undefeated
After four games FC Diablos have yet to lose a game this season in the Midwest Premier League West Division. They now hold a 2-0-2 record, have seven points, and sit sixth in the West Division table.

Coming up
The next game for FC Diablos will be at home at Fred Carlton Field (Bloomington High School) on Saturday June 19 at 7 p.m. against Cedar Rapids Inferno and the theme will be Fathers Appreciation night.

Where to follow
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