U.S. Soccer

Jacksonville Armada FC vs. Miami United FC

MAY 23 | 0-2 | Southern Oak Stadium (Jacksonville University), Jacksonville, Fla.
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Jacksonville Armada FC (NPSL) 0, Miami United FC (NPSL) 2
The Miami United FC stunned their NPSL compatriots, Jacksonville Armada, with a pair of goals within a five-minute span in the opening half to win the teams’ U.S. Open Cup Third Round matchup at Southern Oak Stadium in Jacksonville. Tomas Granitto lifted Miami into the lead in the 21st minute, powering a brilliant 25-yard effort into the upper right corner. Shortly thereafter, the visitors doubled their lead as Nicolas Gorbosov converted a corner kick. Shamar Shelton, who replaced Granitto in the 79th minute, saved a goal by heading a Jacksonville shot off the crossbar in the 89th, and goalkeeper Occenat Peterson recorded the clean sheet after eight minutes of stoppage time to help send Miami through to the Fourth Round.


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