FORT LAUDERDALE. Inter Miami manages to recover against DC United with a goal on the T. Fountas 45′ and a goal on the O. Kamara 75′. Inter Miami couldn’t win even though he was superior in terms of holding the ball possession (58%)
The match was played at the Lockhart Stadium stadium in Fort Lauderdale on Saturday and it started at 8:00 pm local time. The referee was Pierre Luce Lauziere who was helped by Corey Rockwell and Kevin Lock. The 4th official was Guido Gonzalez. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was hot around 25 degrees Celsius or 76.98 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 76%.
Inter Miami was in firm control of the ball 58% while DC United was struggling with a 42% ball possession.
Inter Miami was more aggressive with 49 dangerous attacks and 11 shots of which 8 were on target. However, this did not suffice for Inter Miami to win the match.
Inter Miami shot 11 times, 8 on target, 3 off target. On the opposite side, DC United shot 9 times, 5 on target, 4 off target.
Inter Miami received 1 yellow card (C. McVey). On the other side, DC United received 2 yellow cards (R. Canouse and C. Durkin).
Also, DC United didn’t manage to end the match with 11 players after C. Durkin (DC United) was sent out after receiving a second yellow card (90′).
After playing this match, Inter Miami will have 10 points like Chicago Fire to move down in the 27th place. On the opposite side, DC United will have 12 points like Houston Dynamo and Portland Timbers to move down in the 19th place.
DC United will host New York City on the 18th of May with a 8-5 head to head record in favor of New York City (3 draws).
Inter Miami: Formation and Lineups
Inter Miami started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
The manager Phil Neville chose to play with the following team: Drake Callender , DeAndre Yedlin , Damion Lowe , Christopher McVey , Kieran Gibbs , Jean Mota , Gregore , Robert Taylor , Bryce Duke , Ariel Lassiter and Leonardo Campana .
Inter Miami made 4 changes: K. Gibbs for R. Sailor (29′), B. Duke for J. Jones (71′), R. Taylor for I. Vassilev (72′) and A. Lassiter for G. Higuain (85′).
Top player: Damion Lowe
The player who no doubt impressed Inter Miami the most was Damion Lowe.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 37 passes (81% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 6 duels out of 8.
DC United: Formation and Lineups
DC United started with a 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).
On the other side, Hernán Pablo Losada played with: Bill Hamid , Donovan Pines , Steve Birnbaum , Brendan Hines-Ike , Julian Gressel , Sofiane Djeffal , Russell Canouse , Bradley Smith , Edison Flores , Taxiarchis Fountas and Michael Estrada .
DC United made 4 changes: M. Estrada for O. Kamara (63′), S. Djeffal for C. Durkin (63′), E. Flores for J. Hopkins (67′) and T. Fountas for D. Skundrich (90′).
Top player: Taxiarchis Fountas
The player who no doubt impressed DC United the most was Taxiarchis Fountas.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 15 passes (60% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 6 duels out of 12. He performed 2 crosses.
Results of the day
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