Jacksonville Sports Day

MLS RECAP: Lions Net Late Equalizer, Draw 2-2 at Nashville SC

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Orlando City SC (10-8-9, 39 points) battled to a 2-2 draw against Nashville SC (11-3-13, 46 points) on Wednesday night at Nissan Stadium, overcoming a two-goal deficit to earn the point on the road.

Daryl Dike netted his second goal in as many contests in the match, both drawing a penalty and converting from the spot in what served as his fifth finish of the campaign. Less than 20 minutes later, the Lions would find a late equalizer off a Nani corner kick, deflecting off forward Benji Michel before taking a final touch off Nashville’s Brian Anunga and into the back of the net.

The match saw defender Antonio Carlos tally his 50th appearance as a Lion in all competitions, while goalkeeper Pedro Gallese recorded his 100th MLS regular-season save with his first stop of the night. City will return home on Saturday, Oct. 2 to face D.C. United in a 7:30 p.m.

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