Charlotte 1-0 NYC: One goal is all it takes for The Minted at home
Charlotte started the match strongly, with an early goal from Ríos in the 5th minute. They then managed to see out the first half 1-0. Both teams struggled to produce anything meaningful in the second half, leaving the final score at 1-0.
Substitutions for Charlotte included Byrne, Shinyashiki, Gaines and Sobocinski for Kerwin Vargas, Ríos, Swiderski and Jóźwiak, respectively. NYC brought on Heber, Rodríguez, Moralez, Parks and Pellegrini, to replace Zelalem, Talles Magno, Andres Jasson, Haak and Amundsen.
The referee booked Gaines, Bronico and Shinyashiki from Charlotte and Fuchs went off with a red card, while NYC’s Andres Jasson, Rodríguez and Callens also received a yellow.