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Orlando City
Full name Orlando City Soccer Club
Nickname(s) The Lions
Founded November 19, 2013; 7 years ago (2013-11-19)
Stadium Exploria Stadium
Orlando, Florida
Owner Flávio Augusto da Silva (majority)
Phil Rawlins, Albert Friedberg, Jed Kaplan (minority)
Head coach Óscar Pareja
League Major League Soccer
2019 Eastern Conference: 11th
Overall: 22nd
Playoffs: Did not qualify

Orlando City Soccer Club is an American professional soccer club in Orlando, Florida. They are a member of the Eastern Conference in the MLS. Orlando City SC played their 1st season in 2015 as the 21st franchise in MLS. They became the first MLS team in Florida since Miami Fusion and Tampa Bay Mutiny both folded following the 2001 season. The team plays at Exploria Stadium in Downtown Orlando.

Team records

List of seasons

Year MLS Regular season Position MLS Cup
U.S. Open Cup Champions
League top scorer
P W D L GF GA Pts Conf. Overall Player Goals
2015 34 12 8 14 46 56 44 7th 14th DNQ QF Not eligible Canada Cyle Larin 17
2016 34 9 14 11 55 60 41 8th 15th DNQ R16 DNQ Canada Cyle Larin 14
2017 34 10 9 15 39 58 39 10th 18th DNQ R4 DNQ Canada Cyle Larin 12
2018 34 8 4 22 43 74 28 11th 22nd DNQ QF DNQ United States Dom Dwyer 13
2019 34 9 10 15 44 52 37 11th 22nd DNQ SF DNQ Portugal Nani 12


Club captains

Years Name Nation
2015–2017 Kaká  Brazil
2018 Jonathan Spector  United States
2019–present Nani  Portugal

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