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Nov. 21 in Orlando, Fla.
Orlando City 1 NYCFC 1 (Orlando City wins 6-5 on penalties). Goals: Nani 5; Chanot (Medina) 8.
Orlando City -- Gallese; Ruan, Jansson, Carlos, Smith (Schlegel 101); Urso, Rosell (Perea 83), Pereyra (Michel 105); Nani, Dike (Akindele 83), Mueller (Miller 90+4).
NYCFC -- Johnson; Tinnerholm (Ibeagha 90+5), Chanot, Callens (Scally 120+1), Matarrita (Thorarinsson 115); Ring (Rocha 115), Parks (Acevedo 90+5), Moralez; Medina, Castellanos, Mackay-Steven (Tajouri-Shradi 90+5).
Nov. 21 in Columbus, Ohio
Columbus 3 NY Red Bulls 2. Goals: Santos pen. 26, Nagbe 46, Zardes 68; Clark 23, White (Stroud, Rzatkowski) 90.
Columbus -- Room; Williams, Mensah, Valenzuela, Afful, Nagbe, Santos, Artur, Zelarayan, Etienne (Diaz 81), Zardes.
NY Red Bulls -- Meara; Duncan, Long, Parker, Pendant, Davis (Rzatkowski 76), Yearwood (Casseres 52), Valot (Kaku 76), Clark (Stroud 76), Royer (White 59), Barlow.
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Yanks Abroad: Men's action by players in 22 European leagues. Read the whole story
Tyler Adams (3), RB Leipzig (4th place), 90 minutes (1-1 at Ein. Frankfurt)
John Brooks (3), Wolfsburg (5th place), 90 minutes (2-0 at Schalke 04)
Tim Chandler, Ein. Frankfurt (11th place), on bench (1-1 vs. RB Leipzig)
Gio Reyna (-), Bor. Dortmund (2nd place), sub-14 minutes (5-2 at Hertha Berlin)
Chris Richards, Bayern Munich (1st place), on bench (1-1 vs. Werder Bremen)
Josh Sargent (3), Werder Bremen (9th place), 90 minutes, 1 assist (1-1 at Bayern Munich)
Note: In parentheses are Bild ratings (scale: 6-1, 6-low, 1-high).
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