MATCH RECAP: North Texas SC 2, Chattanooga Red Wolves 0 | 8.17.19

USL League One leading scorer Ronaldo Damus scores his 10th goal of the season to seal a 2-0 win

Chattanooga – Callum Montgomery and Ronaldo Damus score to earn a 2-0 win in Chattanooga.

Game Summary

First Half:

  • 17’ – Vangjel Zguro raced clear down the wing and his cross was tipped wide by Carlos Avilez with Sito Seoane lurking at the back post.
  • 19’ – A corner for North Texas bounced around in the box, and after Callum Montgomery hooked the ball into the center of the box, Brecc Evans fired over the top.
  • 35’ – Arturo Rodriguez swung in the corner, and after a snapshot by Ronaldo Damus was spilled by Alex Mangels, Montgomery hammered the ball into the back of the net.

Second Half:

  • 62’ – A corner was swung into the mixer and Arturo Rodriguez cleared a goal-bound shot off the line.
  • 64’ – A John Nelson cross caused confusion in the Chattanooga box, and after a miskick by Ronaldo Damus, Arturo Rodriguez’s shot was cleared off the line by a diving header from Nicholas Amponsah.
  • 71’ – A miscommunication by Avilez and Montgomery allowed the ball to drop to Eamon Zayed, who could only hit the crossbar from 6 yards.
  • 87’ – A brilliant free kick was swung in by Arturo Rodriguez, and Ronaldo Damus’s diving head went past the despairing dive of Mangels to give NTSC the 2-0 lead.


North Texas SC — Carlos Avilez; John Nelson, Callum Montgomery, Brecc Evans, Imanol Almaguer; Alfusainey Jatta, Jacori Hayes, Arturo Rodriguez, David Rodriguez (Bicou Bissainthe— 79’), Richard Danso (Dante Sealy — 75’); Ronaldo Damus(Oscar Romero — 88’).

Substitutes not used — Kyle Zobeck, Cesar Murillo,.

Chattanooga Red Wolves SC — Alex Mangels; Jonathan Caparelli,  Leo Folla, Nicholas Amponsah, Tony Walls; Connor Doyle, Josue Soto (Eamon Zayed — 66’), Juan Ignacio Mare (Greg Hurst  — 46’), Vangjel Zguro (Abdoulaye Cisse  — 57’), Ualefi; Sito Seoane.

Substitutes not used — Will Dieterich, Andrew Moullin, Amigry Pineda, Alexi Jaimes.

Scoring Summary:
NTSC: Callum Montgomery — 35’
NTSC: Ronaldo Damus — 87’

Misconduct Summary:
NTSC: Richard Danso (Caution) — 39’
NTSC:  Callum Montgormery (Caution) — 42’
CHT: Connor Doyle (Caution) — 54’
CHT: Abdoulaye Cisse (Caution) — 86’

Weather: Sunny, 91
Referee: Eric Tattersall
Assistant Referees: Kyle Johnston, Austin Holt
4th Official: Carlos Pielago