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
|D.C. United (4-2-3-1): Hamid; Woolard, McDonald, Jakovic, Korb; Kitchen, Saragosa; Pontius, De Rosario, Raphael Augusto; Pajoy.
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.||
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.
Top 3 Predictions
D.C. United 1-0 New York Red Bulls
- 16.67 %
D.C. United 0-8 New York Red Bulls
- 16.67 %
D.C. United 2-1 New York Red Bulls
- 11.11 %
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||Apr 12, 2014||D.C. United 1 - New York Red Bulls 0|
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||Aug 31, 2013||New York Red Bulls 2 - D.C. United 1|
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||Apr 13, 2013||D.C. United 0 - New York Red Bulls 2|
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||Mar 16, 2013||New York Red Bulls 0 - D.C. United 0|
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||Nov 8, 2012||New York Red Bulls 0 - D.C. United 1|
|Apr 19, 2014||Columbus Crew 1 - D.C. United 1||MLS|
|Apr 12, 2014||D.C. United 1 - New York Red Bulls 0||MLS|
|Apr 5, 2014||D.C. United 2 - New England Revolution 0||MLS|
|Mar 29, 2014||D.C. United 2 - Chicago Fire 2||MLS|
|Mar 22, 2014||Toronto FC 1 - D.C. United 0||MLS|
|14||Dwayne De Rosario||Midfielder|
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