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Get ready for some exciting soccer action as the city of Orlando hosts a game between Wilmington Hammerheads and the home team, Orlando City Lions. It will be played at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in front of thousands of anxious fans. Soccer is the most popular sport in the world and is gaining more popularity in the US. With the whole world watching the 2014 FIFA World Cup, you have the chance to enjoy the thrill of the game live. So drop your TV remote, buy Orlando City Lions vs Wilmington Hammerheads tickets and watch the action from the stands.
Founded in 2010, Orlando City Lions compete in the USL Pro, which is the third tier in the American Soccer Pyramid. The first season of the franchise proved to be something of a baptism of fire as they had to face off against the top tier sides from the American Soccer Pyramid. With three games against the Major League Soccer franchises, the Lions showcased their resilience and became the USL Pro Regular Season champion. The men in red, purple, gold and white went on to win the 2011 USL Pro Championship by defeating Harrisburg City Islanders 3-2 on penalties. The next season proved to be a bit of a letdown but the Lions came back stronger than ever winning their second USL Pro Championship in three years.
The Lions have big plans for the future as they are set to move up to the Major League Soccer in 2015. The team's roster has both local and international talent. With the likes of Joseph Toby from Sierra Leone, Mexico's captain Miguel Gallardo and head coach Adrian Heath leading the Orlando side, the Lions are well on their way to become one of the major soccer franchises in the country.
The Lions will be facing a stiff competition at home when they go head to head against the dangerous Wilmington Hammerheads. The professional soccer franchise based in Wilmington, North Carolina has been a top competitor in the USL Pro with their fast paced brand of soccer. Founded in 1996, the Hammerheads compete in the American Division of the USL Professional Division.The team has had many memorable moments on the field. It won the USL Pro Championship in 2003 and was the finalist in 2002, losing 2-1 to Long Island Rough Riders in a closely contested game.
The most memorable moment for the Hammerheads came in the 2003 US Open Cup, when they defeated the MLS franchise Dallas Burn. The entire soccer world was left stunned as the Hammerheads defeated the Burn 4-1 to reach the quarterfinal round. The men in sky blue and white have a lot of talent and will look to utilize it against the opponents in the upcoming game. Under the calm guidance of head coach David Irving, the Hammerheads look set to go all the way this season. Be sure not to miss the action. Book your Orlando City Lions vs Wilmington Hammerheads tickets right away.