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  • June 24, 2012
  • • 7:23 PM
  • • Red Bull Arena, Harrison, New Jersey
  • Referee: M. Geiger
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MLS Preview: New York Red Bulls - D.C. United

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

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A win by D.C. earlier in the season is the difference in the table currently, with New York trailing by three points.

  PROBABLE LINEUPS
New York Red Bulls (4-5-1): Meara; Miller, Pearce, Holgersson, Barklage; Lade, Lindpere, McCarty, Solli, Richards; Cooper.

INJURY REPORT

OUT: MF Teemu Tainio (R knee sprain); FW Jose Angulo (R knee sprain); FW Thierry Henry (R calf strain); MF Rafa Marquez (R thigh contusion)
D.C. United (4-4-2): Hamid; Woolard, Jakovic, McDonald, Russell; DeLeon, De Rosario, Kitchen, Najar; Pontius, Santos.

INJURY REPORT

OUT: MF Lance Rozeboom (L knee ACL tear)

PROBABLE: MF Danny Cruz (R hamstring strain)
  DID YOU KNOW?
  • D.C. dominates the all-time record with NY, winning 31 to New York's 19. The teams have drawn 19 times as well.
  • United also beat its Northeast rival earlier in the season and took last season's away leg with a 1-0 victory.
  • D.C. coach Ben Olsen will manage the All-Star team. He replaces Peter Nowak, who was fired by the Philadelphia Union recently.
  • Kenny Cooper and Thierry Henry are second and third on the MLS goalscoring charts with 11 and nine goals this season respectively. Dwayne De Rosario is joint-top of the league with eight assists.
  • D.C. is first in the East with 30 points. New York is only three points back with a game in hand.

Players to watch

D. Richards

Position: Attacker

Games: 0

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D. De Rosario

Position: Midfielder

Games: 0

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Editor's Prediction

Last Five Matches

Head To Head

New York RB

DC United

Wins
3
0
2
Wins

Betting & Predictions

Reader's Predictions

New York Red Bulls NY
New York Red Bulls New York RB
Draw
DC United DCU
DC United DC United
47%
40%

Top 3 Predictions

New York Red Bulls NY
1 - 2
DC United DCU
New York Red Bulls NY
2 - 1
DC United DCU
New York Red Bulls NY
3 - 1
DC United DCU

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