Machado and Ruiz Selected to Compete in International Friendly Match for OKC Energy FC

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. – In advance of OKC Energy FC’s international friendly match against Pachuca tonight, the 1st team is calling on the U23s to give some of those players the opportunity to play in a match against an international team.

Christian Okeke, Jordan Haynes, Fernando Machado, Caio Ruiz and Jacob Vancompernolle are getting the opportunity to play with Energy FC in a defining match of the season.  This core group of players have been among the most consistent on the U23s roster and have logged the most minutes of any players on the team.

Okeke is second on the team in goals with five, while Haynes, Machado, Ruiz and Vancompernolle have each played in excess of 800 minutes on the season.

Machado and Ruiz are both recent graduates of Oklahoma Wesleyan University and were apart of the men’s soccer team.

Tickets for this international friendly are available by contacting the Energy FC front office at 235-KICK (5425) or by visiting