Vassilev lifts Inter Miami to 2-1 win over Minnesota United

June 26, 2022 GMT
Inter Miami forward Ariel Lassiter, right, kicks the ball past Minnesota United defender D.J. Taylor (27) during the first half of an MLS soccer match Saturday, June 25, 2022, in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (Matias J. Ocner/Miami Herald via AP)
Inter Miami forward Ariel Lassiter, right, kicks the ball past Minnesota United defender D.J. Taylor (27) during the first half of an MLS soccer match Saturday, June 25, 2022, in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (Matias J. Ocner/Miami Herald via AP)
Inter Miami forward Ariel Lassiter, right, kicks the ball past Minnesota United defender D.J. Taylor (27) during the first half of an MLS soccer match Saturday, June 25, 2022, in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (Matias J. Ocner/Miami Herald via AP)
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Inter Miami forward Ariel Lassiter, right, kicks the ball past Minnesota United defender D.J. Taylor (27) during the first half of an MLS soccer match Saturday, June 25, 2022, in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (Matias J. Ocner/Miami Herald via AP)
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Inter Miami forward Ariel Lassiter, right, kicks the ball past Minnesota United defender D.J. Taylor (27) during the first half of an MLS soccer match Saturday, June 25, 2022, in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (Matias J. Ocner/Miami Herald via AP)

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Indiana Vassilev came off the bench and scored two goals in the final three minutes of regulation to rally Inter Miami CF to a 2-1 victory over Minnesota United on Saturday.

Vassilev took a pass from Bryce Duke and scored the equalizer for Inter Miami (6-7-3) in the 87th minute. He added the game-winner in the 90th. The goals were the first of the season for Vassilev.

Luis Amarilla broke a scoreless tie with a goal in the 65th for Minnesota United (5-8-3).

Miami outshot Minnesota 16-10 with an 8-1 advantage in shots on goal.

Dayne St. Clair had six saves for Minnesota. Drake Callender finished without a save for Miami.

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