Tropics SC host second round UPSL playoff game vs. Sporting Orlando Wednesday

by Brian Ackley

AUBURNDALE, Fla. – The Tropics SC will be looking to build upon a 3-0 win over Greater Orlando Soccer Academy when they host a second-round United Premier Soccer League playoff game Wednesday at Lake Myrtle Sports Complex. 

Kickoff is at 7:30 p.m. Tickets will be available at the gate. The game will be streamed live at

The two teams tangled at Lake Myrtle during the regular season, with the Tropics SC taking a 3-0 win behind goals by Ricardo Diegues, Victor Parreiras and Corey Mills. Hugo Silva got the clean sheet in goals.

The Tropics SC are 12-0-0 on the season, including an 11-0-0 mark in the regular season, while Sporting Orlando finished its regular season with a 7-4-1 mark, scoring 21 goals while giving up 18. They defeated OFC Barca to get to the second round. The Tropics have an impressive goal differential of a plus-36 on the season, scoring 40 goals and giving up just four.

With a win, the Tropics SC would advance to the next round of the post-season with a third-round playoff game Saturday at Lake Myrtle. For more information, including tickets, call 863-240-0101, or visit