Team of the Matchday: Miami, Orlando continue rise in Matchday 30 | MLSSoccer.com
Daunting road trips posed no issue for MLS’s two Florida-based clubs in Matchday 30, leading to pink and purple across the Team of the Matchday presented by Audi.
Team of the Matchday (3-4-3, left to right): Drake Callender (MIA) – Kai Wagner (PHI), Brayan Vera (RSL), Jordi Alba (MIA) – Tomás Chancalay (NE), Evander (POR), Facundo Torres (ORL), Lionel Messi (MIA) – Cucho Hernández (CLB), Christian Benteke (DC), Alan Pulido (SKC)
Coach: Oscar Pareja (ORL)
Bench: Pedro Gallese (ORL), Michael Boxall (MIN), Alex Ring (ATX), Mateusz Klich (DC), Scott Arfield (CLT), Thiago Almada (ATL), Ryan Gauld (VAN), Jesús Ferreira (DAL), Cristian Arango (RSL)
Audi Goals Drive Progress
MLS Academies have been identified as one of the most important resources for building on-field talent in North America. Through the Audi Goals Drive Progress initiative, Audi has committed $1 million per season in an effort to advance academies league-wide, and to drive progress for the sport. For every goal scored in the regular season, Audi will contribute $200 into the Audi Goals Drive Progress fund to directly support each MLS Club Youth Academy.