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Solomon Asante hits hat-trick in Phoenix Rising 3-4 defeat to Orange County

By Haruna Mubarak
Solomon Asante hits double in Phoenix Rising defeat to Orange County
Solomon Asante hits double in Phoenix Rising defeat to Orange County

Ghanaian international Solomon Asante has netted a brace for his side, Phoenix Rising in their 4-3 defeat to Orange County in  United Soccer League on Saturday night.

Solomon Asante scored a consolation brace after his side was defeated 4-3 to Orange Country in USL.

Orange Country opened the scoring from a wonderful strike by Michael Seaton on the 39th minute.

The second goal from Michael Seaton coupled with Aodhan Quinn, and Thomas Enevoldsen goals put the Orange County in a driving seat as they took a 4-0 lead.

Solomon Asante quickly gave Orange County something to think about as he pulled one back from a penalty spot on the 68th minute.

It wasn't enough to earn a point but @Asante208's second-half hat trick will be a moment worth remembering. #RisingAsOne

— Phoenix Rising FC (@PHXRisingFC) August 12, 2018 >




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Devante Dubose scored on the 73rd minute to get his side back into the game.

The-27-year old scored in the injury time on the 94th minute but was not enough as the visitors won 4-3.

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Solomon Asante's side had 6 shots on target whiles Orange County had 8 shots on target.

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