Matt Turner reveals the key to saving Nani’s penalty

Matt Turner has revealed how he was in a position to outfox Nani to avoid wasting the Portuguese ahead’s penalty in the course of the New England Revolution’s 2-1 win over Orlando Metropolis.

A ninth-minute Adam Buksa strike and an personal aim from Rodrigo Schlegel – both aspect of Daryl Dike’s equaliser – had put the Revs 2-1 up at half-time.

However within the 73rd minute, centre-back Andrew Farrell clattered Dike within the field, leaving referee Rosendo Mendoza with no selection however to level on the spot.

“A silly penalty to provide away in a sport the place we had been actually in management,” Revs head coach Bruce Area stated in his pre-match press convention.

Veteran ahead Nani stepped as much as strive his luck from 12 yards, with a aim and a draw at this level an important end result for Orlando to remove from the runaway Supporters’ Protect leaders.

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