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Thousands gather downtown for weekend sporting events

Two basketball games, soccer match held downtown

ORLANDO, Fla. – Saturday night was a busy one for those in downtown Orlando as thousands of people gathered for multiple sporting events.

The Orlando City Lions hosted a soccer match at the team's new stadium, and fans packed the Amway Center for two college basketball games for the March Madness tournament.

All of the events successfully took place, and the Orlando Police Department did not report any major issues.

Some fans told News 6 that they didn't have any trouble with parking or traffic either.