Louisiana Krewe FC
|Full name||Louisiana Krewe Football Club|
|Ground||St. Thomas More High School|
|Head Coach||Joan Oliva Peña|
|League||Gulf Coast Premier League|
Louisiana Krewe FC is an american soccer team based in Lafayette, Louisiana. The team competes in the Gulf Coast Premier League and earned national attention when it qualified for the 2020 U.S. Open Cup in its first season of eligibility.
Krewe FC was founded in late 2018 as an adult team extension of the Louisiana Dynamo Jrs youth organization in Lafayette.
After reaching the GCPL semifinal in its first season, the team entered the 2020 U.S. Open Cup qualification tournament and defeated fellow league side Northshore United, 5-2, in the first round. Krewe then defeated Athletic Katy FC of the United Premier Soccer League in the second round, 3-2, off an 88th minute game winner by forward Henrique Pimpao. In the final round of qualifying, the team defeated Michigan side Livonia City FC, 1-0, and became the second Open Division local team to qualify from the state of Louisiana Motagua New Orleans qualified in 2016).
|Year||Division||League||Regular Season||Playoffs||Open Cup|
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