Red Bulls Host DC United, Sunday
Unbeaten in their last four matches, the New York Red Bulls (15-6-4, 49 pts) host D.C. United (7-9-6, 27 pts) for the second round of the Atlantic Cup on Sunday at Red Bull Arena. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. ET with coverage on FS1, FOX Sports GO and New York Red Bulls Radio in English and Spanish on TuneIn.
New York Red Bulls Radio goes live at 6 p.m. ET with Countdown to Kickoff, hosted by Matt Harmon. Ernesto Motta will carry the Spanish play-by-play broadcast, beginning at 7 p.m.
Sundayâ€™s match between New York and D.C. United will be the second installment of the 2018 Atlantic Cup. The Red Bulls took the first match, 1-0 at Audi Field on July 25 when Bradley Wright-Phillips tallied his 100th career league goal. The Red Bulls have won five of the last eight Atlantic Cups and can win their second straight cup with a win on Sunday.
New York returns to Red Bull Arena after their longest road trip of the season at three-straight matches. New York took at least a point in all three road matches, tallying five of the possible nine points and sit second of the Eastern Conference and Supportersâ€™ Shield standings. Overall, the Red Bulls are unbeaten over the last four games, owning a 2-0-2 mark.
The Red Bullsâ€™ offensive one-two punch of Wright-Phillips and Daniel Royer has been strong during the last five matches. During that stretch, BWP has tallied at least a point in the last four games with two goals and two assists, while Royer has strung together a point in all five matches with five goals and two assists.
New York concludes their two-match home stand against Houston on Wednesday. Kickoff is set for 8 p.m. ET with coverage on MSG, MSG GO and New York Red Bulls Radio in English and Spanish on TuneIn.
All-Time Series: D.C. United leads, 34-28-13
At New York: New York leads, 16-13-7