Energy Falls At Orlando City


Sunday, May 4th 2014, 11:46 pm
By: News 9


Orlando City scored two goals within two minutes of one another in the first half and added a third early in the second half to defeat OKC Energy FC 3-1 Sunday evening at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. Orlando City (5-0-2, 17 points) won its fifth straight game, while Energy FC fell to 2-4-0 with six points.

Orlando City broke through in the 32nd minute when Dennis Chin's header connected to give the Lions a 1-0 lead. Kevin Molino earned his first of two assists on the night with the pass to Chin on the goal. Less than two minutes later, Molino found Yordany Alvarez who scored the game's second goal to give Orlando a 2-0 in the 33rd minute.

Energy FC cut the lead in half in the 41st minute as Philip Lund scored his first of the season in his first start of the year. Lund's score from 12 yards out was assisted by Steven Perry to trim the Orlando City lead to 2-1 at halftime.

Chin added his second goal of the game in the 47th minute to give Orlando its eventual final score, 3-1.

Energy FC returns to action on Saturday, May 10 against the Orange County Blues at 7 p.m. CT. Tickets remain and can be purchased online at EnergyFC.com or by calling 235-KICK.