New York Red Bulls take on New York FC in the third New York Derby at 7:00 PM ET on Sunday at the Red Bull Arena, Harrison, NJ. This is the third New York derby in which the Red Bulls won the first two meetings.
The New York Derby between the Red Bulls and NYCFC poses playoff implications with the Red Bulls standing firm for the second place in the Eastern Conference, after drawing 1-1 at the Montreal Impact at midweek. On the other hand, NYCFC are just four points behind sixth place and the final postseason slot after losing 3-2 at thom to the same Montreal squad last week.
In the previous two games that these teams played, Bradley Wright-Phillips delivered two goals to lead the Red Bulls 2-1 last May 10 at the Red Bull Arena. Wright-Phillips helped his team again early in the second half that sparked a three-goal stretch as the Red Bulls pulled off a 3-1 come-from-behind victory.
For the NYCFC, player to watch is David Villa, who scored his 13th goal of the season tied for second in the MLS Golden Boot Standings, just two behind Columbus Cre SC’s Kei Kamara. However, despite of that , NYCFC lost 3-2 to the Impact on Saturday. In addition, Frank Lampard made his debut in the loss to the Impact with 21 minutes playing time as a substitute.
The Red Bulls defeated Philadelphia Union recently, 3-1, in which Dax McCarty delivered his fifth assist in a three game stretch.
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