Fire surprise Orlando City 2-1

The Fire crept back towards the redline with a 2-1 victory over Orlando City in Florida. The win was fueled by two absolute golazos and an outstanding display in goal by Patrick McLain.

Aleksandar Katai converted a free kick from approximately 26 yards out in the 13th minute to give the Fire an early lead. Cristian Higuita answered for the home team in the 28th minute after a defensive breakdown.

Alan Gordon’s 30 yard screamer in the 82nd minute was the difference in the game as the Fire held on for a solid road win.

Fire lineup

McLain; Ellis, Kappelhof, Campbell, Corrales; Schweinsteiger, Adams; Campos (Lillard 84′), Katai, Johnson (Bronico 74′); Nikolic (Gordon 46′)

Subs not used: Sanchez, Tchani, Vincent, Conner

Filed under: 2018 regular season

Tags: Chicago Fire

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