MLS football is in the spotlight again after the maniac playoff game between Orlando City SC and New York City FC at the weekend. The two teams met in the first round of the playoffs in the Eastern Conference and the game was not short on drama. In the end, the playoff match has been a good advert for MLS football as it has brought added attention to the league.
Hosts Orlando City beat their opponents 6-5 during penalty shootout to secure their place in the last four as far as the Eastern Conference is concerned. The two clubs had played a 1-1 draw at the end of regulation time and the scoreline remained the same after 30 minutes in extra time.