Full time: Crown Legacy FC 2(4)-2(2) Philadelphia Union II

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Matthews, NC (Wednesday May 24, 2023)- Crown Legacy FC come from behind to earn its first shootout victory of the season.

After trailing 2-0 heading into the halftime break, forwards Iuri Tavares and Vini Mello netted two goals to force the match to a shootout. Goalkeeper Isaac Walker made two saves in the shootout to secure the additional point. Additionally, Charlotte FC defender Guzman Corujo made his first competitive appearance since suffering a torn ACL in August last season.

Match: 10

Location: Mecklenburg County Sportsplex, Matthews, North Carolina

Stats: Please click here.

Media Assets:

  • ​​​​Head Coach Jose Tavares, click here.
  • Defender Guzman Corujo (Spanish), click here.

Box Score:
Crown Legacy FC (7W-0L-2D, 24 pts., 1st in East) vs. Philadelphia Union II (1W-4L-4D, 10 pts., 7th in East)

Crown Legacy FC Starting XI:
Walker (GK); Diop (Pedro 46'), Corujo (Neeley 61'), Privett, Scardina; Mayaka, Poreba (Filipovic 75'), Petkovic (Thiago 69'); Tavares, Mello, Sangha (Romero 46')

Philadelphia Union II Starting XI:
Pick (GK), Castillo, Le Guennec, Portella, Sorenson, Westfield, Perez (Vasquez 72'), Stojanovic, Olney (Krueger 88'), Sanchez (Diall0 63'), Pierre

18'- PHI2- Stojanovic
43'- PHI2- Portella
57'- CLFC- Tavares
90'- CLFC- Mello