Since OCSC and MNUFC play in opposite conferences, the teams only face each other once per season. This will be the first time the clubs square off in Orlando after playing their first and only match at TCU Bank Field in St. Paul
- May 27 - at MNUFC: Lions 0 - 1 United
- Wins: Lions 0, United 1, Draws 0
- Goals Scored: Lions 0, United 1
- At OCSC: n/a
The win for Minnesota United last season gave Coach Adrian Heath a measure of revenge after being sacked by Orlando City halfway through the 2016 campaign. This match will mark the first time Coach Heath gets a chance to manage an MLS match from the sidelines at the new Orlando City Stadium.
"The Wall" created an amazing tifo last week to honor Joseph Campo, who stood atop the Capo stand as Purple Deadpool before his tragic death in a traffic accident during the off-season. It will not surprise me at all if they create another tifo to honor "Inchy," as Coach Heath was affectionately known by Orlando City fans.
Tomorrow, look for my Tactics & Traps to watch for in the match.