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PawedCast Episode 5: Orlando City vs. NYCFC Recap, Houston Preview

We dissect the Lions' inaugural match against New York City FC and look ahead to tomorrow night's road match-up against the Houston Dynamo. Joining us for the latter is Derek Stowers from Dynamo Theory.

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The good news: Orlando City SC has never lost an MLS regular season match.

The bad news: Orlando City is still looking for its first MLS regular season win.

Your Lions showed great resiliency on Sunday to battle back for a 1-1 draw while down to 10 men against New York City FC. Kaká's deflected free kick goal may have been fortunate, but it didn't make up for a host of unlucky breaks throughout the match. It's not a stretch to say that Orlando City was the better side for much of the 90 minutes, but that only counts when you finish chances and capture all three points.

Andrew Marcinko and I break down the historic match -- the atmosphere, the referee decisions, the players and more. We also look ahead to Friday's road game against the Houston Dynamo. Joining us to help us discuss it is Derek Stowers, staff writer for Dynamo Theory. Derek gives great insight into the Dynamo players, style of play and philosophy.

And we started a new segment this week. In "Ask The Mane Land," we answer your questions. Hit us up on Twitter (@TheManeLand) with hashtag #AskTML to get your question answered next week.

Here's the rundown:

0:26- Me and Andrew revisit Orlando City's opening match and give you the good, the bad and the ugly.

18:01- Ask The Mane Land! Whether it's "why is Brek Shea at left back" or "can you rank the Lion King movies," we've got you covered.

25:36- Derek Stowers jumps on and gives us the 411 on his beloved Houston Dynamo.

40:02- Thank you and good night!

That'll do it for Episode 5. Join us next week for a breakdown of the Houston match and a look ahead at the Vancouver Whitecaps.