Severe weather postpones Orlando City at Philadelphia Union match

MLS: Philadelphia Union at Orlando City SC

Mandatory Credit: Douglas DeFelice-USA TODAY Sports

Orlando City looked to avenge its midweek loss to the Philadelphia Union heading into the last of a two-game series at Talen Energy Stadium, but severe weather around the area postponed the match on Saturday.

Both clubs will play instead on Sunday at 4:30 p.m.

According to a statement from Orlando City on Twitter, the team “fought hard to postpone the match to a later date” but the decision was made by league officials.

Up next

Orlando City hosts New York City FC at Exploria Stadium in the quarterfinal of the U.S. Open Cup. Kickoff is slated for 7:30 p.m. ET.

Goal summary


How the Lions lined up

Orlando City XI: Brian Rowe; Kyle Smith, Shane O’Neill, Alex De John, Kamal Miller, Danilo Acosta; Dillon Powers, Uri Rosell, Carlos Ascues, Benji Michel, Dom Dwyer (c).

Orlando Bench: Greg Ranjitsingh; Sebastian Mendez, Will Johnson, Chris Mueller, Santiago Patiño, Nani, Ruan

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