Sidekicks remain undefeated with second consecutive win over Strikers
BEAUMONT, Texas _ The Dallas Sidekicks followed up a 21-1 rout of the Texas Strikers with another victory over the Beaumont club.
Franck Mbemba and Jamie Lovegrove scored four goals apiece in the Sidekicks’ 16-4 defeat of the Strikers on Dec. 29 in Beaumont.
The Sidekicks scored eight goals before the Strikers netted their first score – an unassisted powerplay goal by Kyamran Tairov at the 7:55 mark of the second quarter.
J.C. Cedillo was in goal for the Sidekicks, and finished with six saves. Dallas tallied 25 shots on goal while Texas finished with 10.
Other Sidekicks players to find the back of the net were Paolo Da Silva (2 goals), Michael Uremovich (2), Carlos Videla (2), Robert Luevano (1) and Renato Pereira (1).
Dallas moved to 6-0 with the win, and 3-0 against Texas, which remains winless in seven matches.
The Sidekicks sit atop the Central Division with a game and a half lead over the Chicago Mustangs (5-2).
Dallas next takes the field Jan. 3 at Allen against the Rio Grande Valley Flash.