By The Numbers: 6.17 vs. Antigua Barracuda
Important numbers behind Sunday's match against AntiguaAfter a week of training at the Seminole Soccer Complex, Orlando City is focused and prepared for Sundays match against Antigua Barracuda FC.
The opposite can be said for the opposing squad, as their national team play has taken precedent the last few weeks, making travel a regular occurrence for most of the Antigua players who have had to switch from the mindset of trying to qualify for the World Cup and USL PRO play.
Check out important facts and figures in this weeks By The Numbers.
7- Just seven minutes into the game against Charleston last week, Jean Alexandre scored his first goal for the Lions. Alexandre is currently on loan from San Jose Earthquakes in MLS and has one game left for Orlando City before he goes back to San Jose.
10- Amount of games that Alexandre has played under Orlando City Head Coach Adrian Heath in his career. He totaled nine games with the Austin Aztex and one so far for Orlando. Sunday will mark his 11th match under Heath.
2- Number of goals that Jamie Watson has so far this season. His last goal gave the Lions the 2-1 lead and win over the Battery last Saturday.
5- The Lions lead the USL PRO standings with a five-point advantage over the rest of the league with a record of 8-1-2 (26 points). The Rochester Rhinos and Charleston Battery are tied for second in the league table with 21 points. As a note, Charleston has played one fewer game.
30- Amount of days Antigua Barracuda FC has been on break due to World Cup qualifying.
4,892- Amount of miles a majority of the Antigua Barracuda FC squad has traveled over the last couple weeks. The Antigua Barbuda national team, which is made up of a good amount of Barracuda players, traveled to Tampa, Fla., to face off against the US national team at Raymond James Stadium for World Cup qualifying two weeks ago.
After the 3-1 defeat by the US, the squad flew back to their home grounds of Sir Vivian Richards Stadium to square off against Jamaica in another round of World Cup qualifying. The full Barracuda team then traveled to Charleston to face the Battery in USL PRO play, with the two teams squaring off tonight.