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Dylan Carreiro Scores Winner, Valour FC Beats Pacific FC 2-1 to Open CPL Season

May 2, 2019 8:46 AM | The Canadian Press

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By The Canadian Press

Valour FC

Valour FC celebrates after an inaugural win over Pacific FC 2-1 on Wednesday night. (@VALOURFOOTBALL / TWITTER)

LANGFORD, B.C. — Dylan Carreiro scored the go-ahead goal in the 78th minute, and Valour FC beat Pacific FC 2-1 on Wednesday to open their inaugural Canadian Premier League season.

Stephen Hoyle opened the scoring for Winnipeg’s Valour FC (1-0-0) in the 23rd minutes before Jose Hernandez responded for Pacific FC of Victoria (1-1-0) in the 45th.

Pacific FC defeated HFX Wanderers FC of Halifax 1-0 on Sunday at Westhills Stadium in their first ever match.

The seven CPL teams will each play 28 regular-season games, 14 home and 14 away.

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