Amy Rodriguez Buries Shot In Back Of Net To Give Utah Royals FC Halftime Advantage
HERRIMAN, Utah – Utah Royals FC forward Amy Rodriguez buried a shot in the back right of the goal to give her squad a 1-0 halftime lead over Sky Blue FC.
Rodriguez and the Royals played Sky Blue FC at Zions Bank Stadium on Saturday, July 4.
The Royals FC forward connected on a strike from the left side of the goal into the back right of the net during the 41st minute of play.
— KSL Sports (@kslsports) July 4, 2020
The goal was set up by an assist from Vero Boquete.
1-0 | #UTAvNJ
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Rodriguez’s goal was her first of 2020. It was her 14th goal as a member of Utah Royals FC.
41' – Amy doing Amy things 🤷♀️
— Utah Royals FC (@UtahRoyalsFC) July 4, 2020
Last season, the Utah striker led the Royals with nine goals. Rodriguez played in all 24 matches in 2019.
Rodriquez has been a member of the Royals since 2018.
The match is Utah’s second of the NWSL Challenge Cup. The Royals played the Houston Dash in their first match of 2020 and posted a 3-3 draw.
Sky Blue FC vs. Utah Royals FC is broadcast via CBS All Access.