Philadelphia has lost to the Red Bulls five times in a row going into Saturday's MLS encounter.
|Philadelphia Union (4-4-2): MacMath; Williams, Parke, Okugo, Gaddis; Cruz, Carroll, Daniel, Le Toux; Casey, McInerney.
OUT: Michael Lahoud (sports hernia surgery)
QUESTIONABLE: Michael Farfan (R foot contusion), Kleberson (R quad strain)
|New York Red Bulls (4-4-2): Robles; Kimura, Holgersson, Pearce, Miller; Steele, McCarty, Cahill, Alexander; Henry, Espindola.
OUT: Ian Christianson (R Foot Injury), Digao (Heel injury)
- New York has beaten Philadelphia five times in a row coming into this matchup.
- When these teams met earlier in the year, Thierry Henry scored the winner in a 2-1 result.
- New York is playing in the league for the first time since June 1, when the Vancouver Whitecaps snapped the Red Bulls' seven-game unbeaten run with a 2-1 win.
- Following a pair of feeds in the 3-0 win over the Columbus Crew, Sebastien Le Toux leads the league with six assists.
- Jamison Olave and Juninho are suspended for this match.