MLS: Orlando City advance thanks to defender save in penalty shootout


New York City FC disappointed its fans again during the play-offs. During the first round, he lost in incredible conditions against Orlando City (1-1, 5-6 in the tabs). Ruan was sent off late in the game for the Floridians as the game extended into additional time of 10 minutes.

The shooting session entered another dimension: warned during the match, the Orlando Gallese goalkeeper received a second warning for having advanced too far in front of his line. After taking the gloves to improvise goalkeeper, defender Schlegel stopped the last opponent’s attempt and became the hero of the evening.

Author of the opening of the scoring on penalty from the 5th, the former Portuguese international Nani missed his shot on goal but this did not have any consequence. Orlando will now face Philadelphia or New England for a place in the conference final.

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