Joe Rodriguez is a soccer fanatic and he blogs about fútbol in El Paso and Juarez. Joe covers FC Juarez for 600 ESPN El Paso and he is also a longtime member of the Football Friday Night team. When he’s not watching soccer or football, you will probably find him at a sports bar enjoying a Cincinnati Reds baseball game.
El Paso Locomotive FC: Win or Draw and You’re In
For El Paso Locomotive FC it all comes down to this, the final match of the 2023 regular season: win or draw on the road against the Oakland Roots. That will be what Locomotive will be trying to accomplish to return to the USL Championship playoffs after not making it last year.
Locomotive Tie Club Record With Fifth Consecutive Win
El Paso Locomotive FC was able to tie a club record by winning their fifth consecutive match, defeating Loudoun United by 1-0 at Southwest University Park.
Locomotive Hopes for 5th Straight; FC Juarez Women Seeking 1st Playoff Appearance
A big weekend of professional soccer is on deck this weekend in the Borderland as both FC Juarez women and El Paso Locomotive FC will be playing at home on Friday and Saturday night, respectively.
FC Juarez Avoids $1.8 million Fine and Locos Look For 4 in a Row
FC Juarez was able to avoid a relegation fine in Liga BBVA MX and El Paso Locomotive will seek revenge in a USL Championship match against the Colorado Springs.
El Paso Locomotive FC Seeks Win of 2023 Season
El Paso Locomotive FC is looking for their first victory of 2023 after the club finished their first three matches at home with a pair of defeats and a draw.
El Paso Locomotive FC Falls to Sacramento in 2023 Season Opener
El Paso Locomotive FC lost their 2023 USL Championship season opener to Sacramento Republic FC on Saturday night by the score of 1-0 at Southwest University Park.
FC Juarez Men and Women Both Win and String Two Consecutive Wins
Bravos de FC Juarez were able to come back from a 1-0 deficit to defeat Santos Laguna and obtain back-to-back wins for the first time this season.
Locos Close Out 2022 Regular Season With a Must-Win Match
El Paso Locomotive FC will close out their 2022 regular season this evening when they face the Tampa Bay Rowdies in the state of Florida.
FC Juarez Loses to Tigres for Second Consecutive Defeat
FC Juarez suffered its second consecutive loss Tuesday night after falling to Tigres at Benito Juarez Olympic Stadium. Tomorrow night they will host Toluca.
Bravos Host Tigres Tonight After First Loss of Season
FC Juarez Bravos will have to turn the page quickly on their first defeat of the 2022 Apertura season to Necaxa as they will host Tigres tonight.
Locomotive FC Drops Second Straight Match and Copas Tejas Cup
El Paso Locomotive FC lost their second match in a row last Saturday night to San Antonio FC, who also clinched the Copa Tejas Cup with the road win.
Locomotive Unbeaten in Last Ten After Win Over Switchbacks
El Paso Locomotive FC battled hard to defeat Colorado Spring Switchbacks FC on Saturday night 1-0 at Southwest University Park in downtown El Paso.