And the first game of the 2020 season has commenced. Just 12 minutes into the match, Kentucky’s Marcel Mienzer attempts the first shot, but it was high above the crossbar. At 18 minutes Mienzer with another attempt but it sails wide left, still no score between the two teams. Another Wildcat with an attempt, Eythor Bjorgolfsson matching the first shot on target, but its saved by Notre Dame’s Keagan McLaughlin. Still no score as we have reached halftime, Notre Dame leads in overall attempts 6-4.
Notre Dame strikes first by connecting on a corner kick, it finished off by Daniel Russo at 62 minutes.
Kentucky falls to Notre Dame 1-0 and start the season with a 0-1 record.
Final Notre Dame 1, Kentucky 0
Kentucky’s next game is Monday and they host Duke at 7:30 p.m.