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Late drama in San Diego clinches playoff spot for Fuego

By Jordan Wiebe, 07/09/17, 8:00PM PDT


Cuevas' winner in 85th seals 10th victory of 2017

SAN DIEGO - Jose Cuevas' goal from a free kick in the 85th minute proved to be the winner in a back-and-forth affair with San Diego Zest FC Sunday in San Diego. The win clinched a playoff berth for the Fuego and extended the club's sterling run of form to 6 wins on the trot. Alex Culwell and Fellipe Oliveira were also on the scoresheet for Fresno.


The club returns to Chukchansi Park for the final home match of 2017 Thursday, July 13 in a top-of-the-standings clash with FC Golden State Force, with a single point separating the two sides. Kick-off is set for 7:30pm.