Inter Miami lose to Philadelphia Union in preseason debut


Inter Miami CF took the pitch against the Philadelphia Union on Saturday. Inter lost 2-1, but it was a joyous occasion to finally see them on the pitch.

The starting lineups were as follows:

Inter Miami CF starting XI: Luis Robles, Dylan Nealis, Roman Torres, Nicolas Figal, Ben Sweat, Wil Trapp, Victor Ulloa, Matias Pellegrini, Luis Arugdo, Lee Nguyen, Juan Agudelo

Philadelphia Union starting XI: Andre Blake, Olivier Mbaizo, Jakob Glesnes, Mark McKenzie, Raymon Gaddis, Alejandro Bedoya, Cole Turner, Jamiro Monteiro, Brenden Aaronson, Kacper Przybylko, Sergio Santos

Philadelphia opened the scoring in the 19th minute. Sergio Santos put home a cross from Brendan Aaronson. Rodolfo Pizarro came on the pitch in the 31st minute and put home a pass from Lee Nguyen just two minutes later. The match was put away by Oravec in the 86th minute to put the final count at Philadelphia Union 2 - Inter Miami 1.

Cheers Inter Miami fans. We finally have football taking place in South Florida.