Higuains help Inter Miami to 2-1 win over Union
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) Gonzalo Higuain scored, Federico Higuain added a goal and an assist, and Inter Miami rallied to beat the Philadelphia Union 2-1 on Saturday night.
Off a set piece, Federico Higuain played an arcing ball into the area where his younger brother Gonzalo side-netted a header from point-blank range to tie it at 1-all in the 73rd minute. About 10 minutes later, Federico flicked a headed from the center of the area inside the the post to give Miami (1-1-0) its first lead of the game.
Jamiro Monteiro ran onto a loose ball and blasted a first-touch right-footed shot into the net to give Philadelphia (0-1-1) a 1-0 lead in the 54th minute.
The Union outshot Miami 13-6 and had a 9-1 advantage in corner kicks.
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Updated April 24, 2021