Energy FC in Orange County for Must-Win Match Saturday Night
Energy FC (14th, 9-11-11, 38 points) heads back to the west coast after a 5-1 defeat away to LA Galaxy II last Saturday. Deshorn Brown opened the scoring with his 14th goal of the season before the hosts scored five unanswered to take all three points.
Next up is a matchup with Orange County SC. In 2019's first meeting between the sides, Alvin Jones scored on his Taft Stadium debut to help give the Greens a 1-0 win. OKC holds a slight advantage In the all-time head-to-head record with six wins, four losses and one draw.
The Greens will miss Callum Ross due to suspension for yellow card accumulation but could be boosted by the return of Rafael Garcia from knee surgery. The midfielder was an unused substitute against the Galaxy.
Deshorn Brown leads OKC with 14 goals, Omar Gordon has the most assists with seven, and Cody Laurendi is now at a league-leading 98 saves.
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