Alex Morgan leaves game after collision, Orlando beats Chicago 2-1

Team says Morgan was substituted from the match as a precaution

By Jon Jankowski - Digital journalist
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ORLANDO, Fla. - The Orlando Pride defeated the Chicago Red Stars 2-1 despite one of Orlando’s best players leaving the game early.

Alex Morgan was involved in a collision in the 13th minute.

Around 8:35 p.m., the team said she was substituted from the match as a precaution and is currently being evaluated.

The scoring started in the 33rd  minute after a Rachel Hill header into the corner of the net.

In the second half, Chioma Ubogagu added to the Orlando lead in the 61st minute.

Orlando’s next game is against the Washington Spirit on Saturday.

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