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March 16, 2013 12:50 PM EDT
Red Bull Arena — Harrison, New Jersey
Referee:‬ M. Geiger‎
Attendance:‬ 22022‎
 

MLS Preview: New York Red Bulls - D.C. United

The Atlantic Cup rivalry resumes, with New York out for revenge after last year's playoff loss.

By Keith Hickey

  PROBABLE LINEUPS
New York Red Bulls (4-4-2): Robles; Barklage, Olave, Holgersson, Pearce; Alexander, Cahill, McCarty, Steele; Henry, Espindola.

Injury Report:

OUT: Ryan Meara (hip surgery)

QUESTIONABLE: Juninho (L Calf Strain)
D.C. United (4-4-2): Hamid; Riley, Jakovic, McDonald, Korb; DeLeon, Kitchen, Thorrington, Pontius; DeRosario, Pajoy.

Injury Report:

OUT: Lewis Neal (R adductor tendonitis)

QUESTIONABLE: Raphael Augusto (L patellar tendonitis) Michael Seaton (L ankle sprain) Joe Willis (R foot injury)

  DID YOU KNOW?
  • This will be the 72nd all-time meeting between New York and D.C., and the 60th in MLS regular season play. D.C. has won 39 of those meetings (31 regular season), and New York has come out on top 22 times (20 regular season). There have been 10 draws, eight of them in the regular season.
  • United has outscored the Red Bulls 139-99 in those meetings (116-87 in the regular season).
  • This is a matchup of one of last year's Eastern Conference semifinals. D.C. defeated New York 2-1 on aggregate to move on to the conference finals.
  • New York's Dax McCarty and D.C.'s Dwayne De Rosario were previously on the opposite sides of this rivalry, but swapped in a trade in 2011.
  • De Rosario is set to make his 2013 debut after missing the first two games of the season through suspension.


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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Aug 31, 2013 New York Red Bulls 2 - D.C. United 1
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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Apr 13, 2013 D.C. United 0 - New York Red Bulls 2
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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Mar 16, 2013 New York Red Bulls 0 - D.C. United 0
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Available Squads
31L. RoblesGoalkeeper
44Heath PearceDefender
4Jamison OlaveDefender
-Marcus HolgerssonDefender
11Dax McCartyMidfielder
12Eric AlexanderMidfielder
17Tim CahillMidfielder
22Jonathan SteeleMidfielder
26Brandon BarklageMidfielder
9Fabian EspindolaStriker
14Thierry HenryStriker
24Santiago CastanoGoalkeeper
16Connor LadeDefender
27Kosuke KimuraDefender
-JuninhoMidfielder
10Lloyd SamMidfielder
21Ruben BoverMidfielder
-Armando MorenoStriker
28Bill HamidGoalkeeper
26James RileyDefender
14Brandon McDonaldDefender
-Dejan JakovicDefender
22Chris KorbDefender
14Dwayne De RosarioMidfielder
55Marcelo SaragosaMidfielder
13Chris PontiusMidfielder
14Nick DeLeonMidfielder
23Perry KitchenMidfielder
-L. PajoyStriker
31Joe WillisGoalkeeper
15Ethan WhiteDefender
24Daniel WoolardDefender
-Raphael AugustoMidfielder
-M. SánchezMidfielder
11C. RuízStriker
19Kyle PorterStriker
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Federico Higuaín Federico Higuaín
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Bradley Wright-Phillips Bradley Wright-Phillips
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NY Red Bulls
4 1