ORLANDO, Fla. (Sept. 12, 2019) – Orlando Metropolis B (3-17-4, 13 factors) travels to face Toronto FC II (6-9-8, 26 factors) on Friday, Sept. 13 at BMO Coaching Floor. Kickoff is slated for Four p.m. ET with the match obtainable to stream on ESPN+.
The Lions enter the match following a 3-1 loss to North Texas SC this previous Friday of their regular-season residence finale. The guests opened the scoring within the 26 minute, however the Lions answered within the 53rd off of Brandon John’s first end of the season. North Texas responded nearly instantly, regaining the lead within the 54th minute earlier than including an insurance coverage aim within the 70th to safe all three factors.
Thiago De Souza leads the Lions with 5 targets this season, whereas teammate Serginho leads the crew with 4 assists. Goalkeeper Juliano Chade sits at third in League One with 57 saves this season.
Toronto comes into Friday’s match following a 2-2 draw to Chattanooga final Friday. Toronto took the lead within the 31st minute, changing from the penalty spot, with Chattanooga doing the identical within the 51st to stage the 2 sides. The Reds regained the lead within the 72nd solely to be answered as soon as extra by the Pink Wolves within the 83rd, forcing the 2 sides to separate the factors on the night time.
Toronto’s Jordan Peruzza sits at second in League One with 10 targets this season, whereas Matthew Srbely sits tied for fifth within the league in assists with 5 in 2019.
Friday’s match will function the ultimate between the 2 sides this season and the primary north of the border. Toronto took the primary matchup with a 2-Zero victory at Montverde on April 5, whereas the Lions avenged that loss by the identical rating line with a win on Might 17.
Following Friday’s contest, the Lions will proceed their four-game highway journey at Chattanooga on Saturday, Sept. 21 with…