June 29, 2015

24 Reasons to Cheer On Saint Louis FC

The USA takes on Germany tonight in the 2015 Women's World Cup in Canada (go team!), but this weekend brought soccer excitement much closer to home. For the second time, Saint Louis FC sold out World Wide Technology Soccer Park in Fenton. Ultimately the team lost 4-1 to the New York Red Bulls II, but it was a wonderful night for the world's most popular sport. Click here for the team's schedule, and go cheer on the home team before the season wraps. All photos by Steve Truesdell.
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The view from the St. Louligan's corner.
The view from the St. Louligan's corner.
The St. Louligans.
The St. Louligans.
The St. Louligans parade into the match.
The St. Louligans parade into the match.
Louligan Anthony, with his kids Gilbert and Jasmine.
Louligan Anthony, with his kids Gilbert and Jasmine.
A beautiful night for the beautiful game.
A beautiful night for the beautiful game.
Holding: It's only illegal when the other team does it.
Holding: It's only illegal when the other team does it.
Saint Louis FC versus the New York Red Bulls.
Saint Louis FC versus the New York Red Bulls.
Bryan Gaul of Saint Louis FC keeps his eye on the ball.
Bryan Gaul of Saint Louis FC keeps his eye on the ball.
Liz Mayfield runs through a pregame warm-up.
Liz Mayfield runs through a pregame warm-up.
Fans celebrate a STLFC goal.
Fans celebrate a STLFC goal.