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El Paso Locomotive FC announces info for first match

El Paso Locomotive FC will play its first game ever at Southwest University Park on March 9 against OKC Energy FC, the United Soccer League announced Friday.

The exact time of the game has not yet been determined.

March 9 is expected to be a landmark day for the USL with a record 17 games slated to take place.

There are 36 total teams currently in the league, and 34 of them will be in action on opening day.

Up in Albuquerque, another new team, New Mexico United FC, will play it inaugural match at Isotopes Park against Fresno FC.

The full list of games set to take place on opening day is below (home team listed first):

ATL UTD 2 vs. Hartford Athletic
Birmingham Legion FC vs. Bethlehem Steel FC
Charleston Battery vs. Ottawa Fury FC
El Paso Locomotive FC vs. OKC Energy FC
LA Galaxy II vs. Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC
Las Vegas Lights FC vs. Austin Bold FC
Memphis 901 FC vs. Tampa Bay Rowdies
Nashville SC vs. Loudoun United FC

New Mexico United vs. Fresno FC

New York Red Bulls II vs. Swope Park Rangers
North Carolina FC vs. Louisville City FC
Reno 1868 FC vs. Orange County SC
Sacramento Republic FC vs. Real Monarchs SLC
Saint Louis FC vs. Indy Eleven
San Antonio FC vs. Phoenix Rising FC

Seattle Sounders FC 2 vs. Rio Grande Valley FC
Tulsa Roughnecks FC vs. Portland Timbers 2

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