Detroit City men run their record to 5-0; women's side wins opener

Detroit News staff
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Detroit City FC defeated 1904 FC, 3-1, in a National Independent Soccer Association match Saturday in San Diego.

Anthony Manning opened the scoring for Detroit City with a goal in the 45th minute with an assist from Roddy Green.

Connor Rutz, shown here in a file photo, gave Le Rouge their second goal of the match.

Connor Rutz made it 2-0 with a goal in the fifth minute of the second half, off an assist from Max Todd.

James Filerman scored Le Rouge's third goal in the 84th minute, with Cyrus Saydee, who had entered in the 72nd minute, getting an assist.

Cesar Romero Jr. spoiled the blank sheet with a penalty kick two minutes after Filerman's goal, but the whistle ended the match shortly after with Detroit City the 3-1 winner.

Nathan Steinwascher posted the shutout for Detroit City (4-0), which sits atop the NISA standings.

1904 FC is 1-1.

Detroit City women

(At) Detroit City 2, Muskegon Risers 1: Brooke Honeycutt scored in the 28th minute and Marlee Taylor scored in the 52nd for Detroit City (1-0).

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