July 26, 2020 1:06 PM
La Major League Soccer (MLS) appointed the Ecuadorian midfielder Jhegson Sebastián Méndez As the best player of the match in which the Orlando City they prevailed 1-0 over the Montreal Impact.
Méndez started as a starter with Orlando City and was the highlight of the commitment played on July 25, 2020. With this result, his team qualified for the tournament quarterfinals.
The former midfielder of the Independent of the Valley He was the architect of the victory of his squad when making a combination with the Portuguese Nani. When the tricolor received the ball, an opponent tried to take it from him with such bad luck that he enabled Tesho Akindele, author of the conquest at 60 minutes.
Méndez controlled the ball, especially the first half, and generated offensive actions. Topped the bow, but the action was annulled and prevented its conquest.
At minute 83, the tricolor was replaced by Joseph Dezart, when his establishment already had assured the victory.
This was the Orlando City lineup:
Gallese; Jansson, Rosell, Antonio Carlos, Ruan (Smith); Braganca, Pereyra (Perea), Jhegson Méndez (Dezart), Nani, Mueller (Schlegel); Akindele (Dike).