Lions defeat Union 3-2 in first 90 minutes; Philadelphia ties in extra 45-minute period
CLEARWATER, Fla. – Orlando City SC played its third preseason scrimmage of 2017 today. The Lions defeated the Philadelphia Union in the first 90 minutes and the Union equalized in a third 45-minute period.
The first half ended in a 1-1 draw as Jay Simpson scored for the Union before Will Johnson equalized. The Lions took a 3-2 lead after the second half as Carlos Rivas and Cyle Larin found the back of the net. After a full lineup substitution from both sides, Philadelphia’s C.J. Sapong scored in the final frame.