Orlando City B Falls to League One Leader Greenville
KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Orlando City B (1-11-3, 6 points) fell 4-1 on Saturday to the League One leader, Greenville Triumph SC (11-3-2, 35 points), at Osceola County Stadium.
Greenville opened the scoring early in the first half after forward Alex Morrell tapped the ball in with his right foot from inside the box. In the 26th minute Morrell once again took a shot that got deflected off an OCB defender and found the bottom right corner of Javier Otero's goal. The League One leaders added another goal in the 58th minute after midfielder Paul Clowes crossed the ball in the box and found Lachlan McLean to hit it first time to score.
The Lions opened their side of the scoreboard in the 73th minute after forward Julian Kennedy crossed a perfect ball to find the 6-5 forward Aleksander Gluvacevic's head who was able to place it in the bottom right corner. Greenville added their last goal of the match through Florida native Andrew Booth in the stoppage time.
The match marked the professional debut for OCB's 17-year-old goalkeeper Javier Otero who finished the match with a total of 8 saves.
Teams 1 2 F
Orlando City B 0 1 1
Greenville Triumph SC 2 2 4
GVL - Alex Morrell 11'
GVL - Alex Morrell (Evan Lee) 26''
GVL - Lachlan McLean (Paul Clowes) 58'
ORL - Aleksander Gluvacevic (Julian Kennedy) 73'
GVL - Andrew Booth (Paul Clowes) 90+1'
ORL- Mateo Rodas (Yellow Card) 41'
GVL - Aaron Walker (Yellow Card) 45'
ORL - Austin Amer (Yellow Card) 64'
GVL - Matthew Powell (Yellow Card) 80'
ORL - Teddy Ndje (Yellow Card) 89'
Orlando City B - GK Javier Otero; D Owen Guske (Franklin Carabali 57'), Thomas Williams, Juan Pablo Monticelli (Adam Ozeri 66'), Moises Tablante; M Mateo Rodas, Austin Amer (Theodore Ndje 66'), Wilfredo Rivera ©, Kenji Tanaka (Jonathan Rosales 16'); F Jose Quintero (Aleksander Gluvacevic 57'), Julian Kennedy.
Unused Substitutes: GK Austin Aviza; F Mason Lamb.
Greenville Triumph SC - GK Jaye Dallas; D Tyler Polak, Evan Lee, Brandon Fricke (Matt Powell 68'), Abdi Mohamed; M Aaron Walker © (Paul Clowes 45'), Noah Pilato (Max Hemmings 45'), Jake Keegan (Andrew Booth 36'); F Omar Mohamed, Lachlan McLean (Trevor Swartz 59'), Alex Morrell
Unused Substitutes: GK Paul Christense; D Cesar Murillo.
Details of the Game:
Time: 1 p.m. ET
Date: October 24, 2020
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