A full rundown of all five soccer matches in the Orlando area this weekend.
The Pride also hired Sam Greene and retained Seb Hines for Amanda Cromwell’s staff.
Assistant coach Carl Green also steps down, but will coach Saturday’s match against OL Reign.
The Lions win at home for the first time since May after mauling the Revs 6-1.
Orlando City defender Seb Hines looking to leave impression with OCB as season winds down.
Photos by Victor Ng / Orlando Soccer Journal
The wait is finally over. Ricardo Kaká is back. The Orlando City captain scored and tallied two assists before Kevin Molino capped the scoring late as the Lions cruised past the defending MLS Cup champions Portland Timbers 4-1 on Sunday night in front of 31,114 spectators at the Citrus Bowl. “Massive win for us,” Orlando City coach Adrian…
CITRUS BOWL — Orlando City’s preseason finale was dubbed as a dress rehearsal ahead of the club’s season-opener. In it, the Lions found an unlikely hero. That hero goes by the name of Sebastian Hines, whose four-goal performance lifted the Lions to a 6-1 victory over Brazilian side Esporte Clube Bahia Saturday in front of 18,619 fans in the Orlando Citrus Bowl.…
Photos by Victor Ng, Mike Gramajo / Orlando Soccer Journal
Despite dislocating his shoulder in a 5-2 victory over the New York Red Bulls in the week prior, Seb Hines became Orlando City’s unlikely hero with an eventual game-winning goal in the 80th minute of a 2-1 home victory over the Montreal Impact. Hines entered the game following a collision between Tommy Redding and Rafael Ramos, who…