Orlando City SC meet the Portland Timbers in the MLS is Back Tournament Final on Tuesday (8:30 pm ET | ESPN, ESPN Deportes in US; TSN, TVAS2 in Canada). And while it’s the Lions’ first chance at silverware, the scenario isn’t foreign to Nani.
The Portuguese star, who has been one of the stars of the tournament and struck for a brace in a 3-1 win over Minnesota United in the semifinals, has a long career of shining on the brightest of stages as evidenced by his 18 trophies.
GOAL: Nani, Orlando City SC - 42nd minute
We took a look back at Nani’s record in competitive finals, for club and country, in which he played.
- 2006-07 Taca de Portugal (Sporting CP 1-0 win over Belenenses)
- 2007 FA Community Shield (Manchester United 3-0 PK win over Chelsea)
- 2008 UEFA Champions League Final (Manchester United 6-5 PK win over Chelsea; scored in fifth round of shootout)
- 2008 FA Community Shield (Manchester United 3-1 PK win over Portsmouth)
- 2009 Football League Cup Final (Manchester United 4-1 PK win over Tottenham)
- 2010 FA Community Shield (Manchester United 3-1 win over Chelsea)
- 2011 UEFA Champions League Final (Manchester United 3-1 loss to Barcelona)
- 2011 FA Community Shield (Manchester United 3-2 win over Manchester City; scored brace, including stoppage-time winner)
- 2015 Taca de Portugal (Sporting CP 3-1 PK win over Braga; scored in second round of shootout)
- 2016 UEFA Euro Final (Portugal 1-0 win over France)