Orlando City B Fall 2-1 at Home
MONTVERDE, Fla. (Aug. 16, 2019) - Orlando City B (3-15-4, 23 points) fell to Lansing Ignite (9-5-9, 36 points) on Friday evening at Montverde Academy by a score of 2-1.
Lansing was able to open the scoring in the 23rd minute following a strong run from midfielder Xavier Gomez, allowing him to score from close range. The Ignite were able to double their lead early in the second half when Rafael Mentzingen was able to convert from a rebound inside of the box on what turned out to be the eventual game winner.
OCB got back in the game in the 72nd minute when forward William Bagrou was able to pounce on the loose ball in the box to score. It is his second goal of the season. However, OCB could not find the equalizer and ultimately fell 2-1.
Next Match: OCB heads out on the road to face FC Tucson on Saturday, August 24 at Kino North Stadium, with kickoff set for 10:30 p.m. ET.
Teams 1 2 F
Orlando City B 0 1 1
Lansing Ignite 1 1 2
LAN - Xavier Gomez 23'
LAN - Rafael Mentzingen 54'
OCB - William Bagrou 72'
OCB - Jahlane Forbes (Yellow Card) 13'
LAN - Kevin Coiffic (Yellow Card) 28'
OCB - Moises Tablante (Yellow Card) 42'
LAN - Xavier Gomez (Yellow Card) 82'
Orlando City B - GK Christian Herrera; D Matheus Silva, Brandon John, Jordan Hill, Jahlane Forbes; M Austin Amer, Jordan Bender, Rafael Santos © (Jose Quintero 51'); F Christopher Osei-Wusu (Thiago De Souza 51), William Bagrou, Moises Tablante
Unused Substitutes: GK Juliano Chade; D Steven Hernandez, Tanner Hummel, Randy Mendoz; F Tresor Mbuyu,
Lansing Ignite - GK Stefan Cleveland; D Grant Stoneman, Brandon Fricke ©, Kevin Coiffic (Rhys Williams 72') , Nick Moon; M Ivo Cerda, Tumi Moshobane (Kyle Carr 65'), Xavier Gomez, Elma N'For, Rafael Mentzingen; F Alex Bruce (Pato Botello-Faz 76')
Unused Substitutes: GK Mike Kirk; D, Marshall Hollingsworth; M, Christian Silva; F Steeve Saint-Duc,
Details of the Game:
Time: 7:30 p.m. ET
Date: August 16, 2019
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