Cavalry FC moves to top of CPL table with victory against York FC
Own goal from Toronto side gifts Calgary squad crucial win
A goal by Sergio Camargo and an own-goal by York lifted short-handed Cavalry FC 2-1 over United on Thursday, and into first place in the Canadian Premier League.
Isaiah Johnston put York on the scoreboard with a goal in the fifth minute, taking a through ball from Julian Ulbricht and beating Cavalry 'keeper Marco Carducci.
Carmargo connected on a Jose Escalante corner kick after a scramble in the box to tie it up in the 23rd.
The winner came in the 80th minute when Ben Fisk's free kick found the head of Daan Klomp. His shot was deflected into the net by York defender Chrisnovic N'sa.
The Cavalry leapfrogged both Forge FC and Pacific FC in the standings to take a one-point lead. York remains fifth, one point back of HFX Wanderers.