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Player Playlist: How music gets Orlando's Dom Dwyer ready for a match

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The heat is definitely on Orlando next week. On July 31, Exploria Stadium will be home to the MLS All-Stars as they take on Atletico Madrid in the 2019 MLS All-Star Game presented by Target. This is the 16th time a top international team will face off against MLS's best in front of fans from all over the country. In anticipation, of the big event, we caught up with one of Orlando City SC’s own, Dom Dwyer, and talked about how music plays a big part in his pregame ritual. His playlist pushes his already intense play and passionate personality to the limit, and of course, its nostalgia for his home country of the UK.

What does music do that gets your mind right for a match?

Music gets me relaxed, motivated & focused in the best state of mind to perform at a high level.

A song that you wouldn’t want to come up when your playlist is on shuffle.

Justin Bieber, but he makes great music!

What’s the best concert you’ve ever been to?

Trey Songz, Drake.

Nicki Minaj or Cardi B?

Nicki Minaj.

What’s your favorite new song?

Ed Sheehan/Stormzy – Take Me Back to London.

What’s your earliest music related memory?

When I was 4 years old dancing to music in the car with my dad.

Finish this sentence. Music is ?

Music is art & expression.