ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Chris Mueller had a goal and an assist, Luís Carlos “Nani” Almeida da Cunha also scored, and Orlando City beat the Chicago Fire 4-1 on Saturday.
Mueller cut back to evade a defender and scored on a left-footer that deflected off Chicago’s Álvaro Medrán before trickling into the net top open the scoring in the 11th minute and Orlando City led the rest of the way.READ MORE: Discrepancies On Midlothian Village Zoning Map Could Leave Property Owners In A Bind When Selling Or Rebuilding Homes
Orlando City (6-2-4) is unbeaten, with four wins, in its last six games.
Mueller lofted an entry to Nani who headed home the finish from point-blank range to make it 2-0 in the 24th.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Sunny, Warmer Week Ahead
Robert Beric converted from the penalty spot in the 48th minute after Mueller was called for a foul in the area but Júnior Urso answered for Orlando City in the 78th and Benji Michel capped the scoring in stoppage time.
Chicago (2-7-3) is winless, with three losses, in its last five games.
Pedro Gallese had just two saves for Orlando City but had a diving left-handed stop of a penalty kick by the Fire’s Álvaro Medrán in the 36th minute.MORE NEWS: Chicago Weather: Sunny And Breezy Tuesday
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