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Played
May 19, 2013 1:00 PM EDT
Red Bull Arena — Harrison, New Jersey
Referee:‬ S. Petrescu‎
Attendance:‬ 25219‎
 
90+1′ Tim Cahill
 

MLS Preview: New York Red Bulls - LA Galaxy

The two highest payrolls in MLS meet in Red Bull Arena, with New York on a five-game unbeaten run.

By Zac Lee Rigg

Landon Donovan - Los Angeles Galaxy
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  PROBABLE LINEUPS
New York Red Bulls (4-4-2): Robles; Kimura, Holgersson, Pearce, Miller; Alexander, Cahill, Juninho, Steele; Henry, Espindola.

INJURY REPORT

OUT: Ian Christianson (R Foot Injury), Digao (Heel injury), Dax McCarty (R Quadriceps Strain)

QUESTIONABLE: Ryan Meara (hip surgery recovery)
LA Galaxy (4-4-2): Cudicini; Franklin, DeLaGarza, Gonzalez, Dunivant; Jimenez, Juninho, Sarvas, Magee; Donovan, Villarreal.

INJURY REPORT

OUT: Jack McBean (Fractured left clavicle)

QUESTIONABLE: Todd Dunivant (L leg strain), Robbie Keane (L ankle), Charlie Rugg (L leg strain)
  DID YOU KNOW?
  • New York won the only meeting with the Galaxy last season, winning 1-0 in LA on May 5.
  • This match caps a three-game road trip for the Galaxy, which started with a 3-1 loss to the Vancouver Whitecaps. Midweek, LA hit up the Philadelphia Union for four, winning 4-1 in Pennsylvania.
  • In a 1-1 draw with the New England Revolution last week, Lloyd Sam scored his first MLS goal. The draw ended New York's four-game winning streak.
  • Landon Donovan, the all-time leading scorer for the U.S. national team, was left off Jürgen Klinsmann's latest roster.
  • The Red Bulls top the Eastern Conference with 21 points. The Galaxy are four points back but with three games in hand.


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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ May 19, 2013 New York Red Bulls 1 - Los Angeles Galaxy 0
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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ May 5, 2012 Los Angeles Galaxy 0 - New York Red Bulls 1
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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Nov 3, 2011 Los Angeles Galaxy 2 - New York Red Bulls 1
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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Oct 30, 2011 New York Red Bulls 0 - Los Angeles Galaxy 1
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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Oct 4, 2011 New York Red Bulls 2 - Los Angeles Galaxy 0
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Last Five Matches
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Available Squads
32L. RoblesGoalkeeper
-Marcus HolgerssonDefender
4Jamison OlaveDefender
7R. MillerDefender
27Kosuke KimuraDefender
-JuninhoMidfielder
12Eric AlexanderMidfielder
17Tim CahillMidfielder
22Jonathan SteeleMidfielder
9Fabian EspindolaStriker
14Thierry HenryStriker
24Santiago CastanoGoalkeeper
44Heath PearceDefender
10Lloyd SamMidfielder
11Dax McCartyMidfielder
13Marius ObekopMidfielder
23Michael BustamanteMidfielder
26Brandon BarklageMidfielder
23Carlo CudiciniGoalkeeper
20A.J. DeLaGarzaDefender
2Todd DunivantDefender
4Omar GonzalezDefender
5Sean FranklinDefender
8Marcelo Sarvas Striker
12Hector JimenezMidfielder
19JuninhoMidfielder
7Robbie KeaneStriker
33Jose VillarrealStriker
10Landon DonovanStriker
12Brian RoweGoalkeeper
22LeonardoDefender
25Rafa GarcíaMidfielder
-Michael StephensMidfielder
16Greg CochraneMidfielder
27Charlie RuggStriker
11Gyasi ZardesStriker
Results
 
Top Scorers
Player   Goals Penalties
Clint Dempsey Clint Dempsey
Striker
Seattle Sounders
6 1
E. Torres E. Torres
Striker
Chivas USA
5 2
V. Sánchez V. Sánchez
Striker
Colorado
4 3
Federico Higuaín Federico Higuaín
Striker
Columbus Crew
4 2
Kenny Miller Kenny Miller
Striker
Rangers
3 2