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April 13, 2013 7:08 PM EDT
Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium — Washington, District of Columbia
Referee:‬ J. Marrufo‎
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MLS Preview: D.C. United - New York Red Bulls

In a rematch of the Eastern Conference semifinal from last year, the Atlantic Cup kicks off for the second time in 2013.

By Zac Lee Rigg

Thierry Henry and Bill Hamid - D.C. United vs. New York Red Bulls
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D.C. United (4-2-3-1): Hamid; Woolard, McDonald, Jakovic, Korb; Kitchen, Saragosa; Pontius, De Rosario, Raphael Augusto; Pajoy.

Injury Report:

OUT: Nick DeLeon (R hamstring strain), Lewis Neal (pubic stress reaction), John Thorrington (L medial collateral ligament), Dwayne De Rosario (R adductor strain)
New York Red Bulls (4-4-2): Robles; Barklage, Olave, Holgersson, Pearce; Alexander, McCarty, Juninho, Steele; Henry, Cahill.

Injury Report:

OUT: Connor Lade (heel injury), Ryan Meara (hip surgery recovery)

QUESTIONABLE: Tim Cahill (L calf injury), Fabian Espindola (L hamstring Injury), Thierry Henry (L MCL Sprain)
  DID YOU KNOW?
  • These teams are meeting for the second time this season after finishing scoreless on March 16 in Red Bull Arena.
  • D.C. has won 39 of the 72 all-time meetings with New York (22 wins). United also has a 6-1-2 record against NY in the playoffs.
  • Former Real Salt Lake players Fabian Espindola and Jamison Olave lead the Red Bulls with two goals each.
  • D.C. has yet to score away this season. Both its goals have come in home games.
  • United is tied for last place in the Eastern Conference with four points. New York is one point better.


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Head to Head
USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Apr 12, 2014 D.C. United 1 - New York Red Bulls 0
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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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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Nov 8, 2012 New York Red Bulls 0 - D.C. United 1
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Available Squads
28Bill HamidGoalkeeper
14Brandon McDonaldDefender
-Dejan JakovicDefender
24Daniel WoolardDefender
22Chris KorbDefender
-Raphael AugustoMidfielder
13Chris PontiusMidfielder
23Perry KitchenMidfielder
-M. SánchezMidfielder
26RafaelStriker
-L. PajoyStriker
31Joe WillisGoalkeeper
26James RileyDefender
15Ethan WhiteDefender
14Dwayne De RosarioMidfielder
55Marcelo SaragosaMidfielder
19Kyle PorterStriker
11C. RuízStriker
32L. RoblesGoalkeeper
4Jamison OlaveDefender
-Marcus HolgerssonDefender
7R. MillerDefender
-JuninhoMidfielder
11Dax McCartyMidfielder
17Tim CahillMidfielder
22Jonathan SteeleMidfielder
26Brandon BarklageMidfielder
12Eric AlexanderMidfielder
14Thierry HenryStriker
24Santiago CastanoGoalkeeper
44Heath PearceDefender
27Kosuke KimuraDefender
10Lloyd SamMidfielder
21Ruben BoverMidfielder
9Andre AkpanStriker
9Fabian EspindolaStriker
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