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Slow Start Again Dooms Tropics in 7-2 Road Loss at Kansas City

January 7, 2019 - Major Arena Soccer League (MASL) - Florida Tropics SC News Release

KANSAS CITY - For the second straight day, the Florida Tropics SC dug themselves an early road deficit that proved to deep to climb out of as the Kansas City Comets took a 7-2 win Sunday in a Major Arena Soccer League game Sunday.

The Comets raced out to a 4-0 first half lead before Freddy Moojen and Ricardo Diegues got goals less than a minute apart to cut the KC advantage to 4-2. But 20 seconds after the Diegues marker, KC regained momentum with a goal to go to intermission ahead 5-2.

The Tropics did not score in the second half, and gave up their first power-play goal in eight games this year. Florida is 0-4 on the road.

Florida falls to 3-5 overall , and Kansas City improves to 3-4.

The Tropics return to open a three-game homestand on Saturday, Jan. 12 when they host the Orlando SeaWolves in a 7:05 start. For tickets or more information, visit, or call 863-240-0101.

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