Pride Top FC Kansas City
Saturday night’s emphatic 4-1 victory over FC Kansas City has the Pride rolling. Sealing the three points at Orlando City Stadium in front of over 6,000 supporters definitely added some sweetness to the victory.
I-4 Rivalry Ends at Stalemate
OCB welcomed their arch rivals, the Tampa Bay Rowdies, to Orlando City Stadium for the first time this past Thursday. It was a drama filled 90 minutes and OCB struggled to break down a rugged Rowdies defense.
Down 1-0 deep into stoppage time, OCB star Richie Laryea bursted into the Rowdies penalty area and was illegally brought down, earning his team a penalty kick. Danny Deakin stepped up and took the penalty which flew into the bottom right corner of the net - sealing the point for his team.
ORLvATL Right Around the Corner
Many MLS fans have had July 21st circled on their calendar - it marks the first match-up between Orlando City and new expansion club Atlanta United.
Atlanta has been surging recently and now find themselves a point ahead of Orlando City in the Eastern Conference standings. The Lions are in need of a win and will be fresh having had two weeks to prepare for the biggest game of the season thus far.
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