Red Bulls Visit Toronto Tonight, 8PM
The New York Red Bulls (9-7-4, 31 pts) hit the road for back-to-back matches, beginning with Toronto FC (7-8-5, 26 pts) on Wednesday at BMO Field.
Kickoff is slated for 8 p.m. EST with coverage on MSG+, MSG Go, TSN and New York Red Bulls Radio on TuneIn.¬†New York Red Bulls Radio begins at 7 p.m. ET with Countdown to Kickoff, hosted by Matt Harmon. Ernesto Motta will have Spanish play-by-play responsibilities, beginning at 7:30 p.m.¬†
Despite injuries and International play, New York is supporting the second-best record over the last 10 games (6-2-2) to move into third place in the Eastern Conference.
The Red Bulls have outscored their opponents, 22-15, and have tallied three shutouts in their last 10 matches. New York recently defeated archrival NYCFC, 2-1 to improve to 4-6-0 in one-goal games.¬†New York and Toronto will meet for 31st¬†time in league play with the Red Bulls owning a 15-8-7 mark all-time over TFC.
New York is 4-6-5 when playing at BMO Field and most recently earned a 1-0 win as Kemar Lawrence scored the eventual game winner in the fourth minute and Luis Robles tallied eight saves on July 1, 2018.¬†
Midfielder Daniel Royer looks to keep his recent form heading into Toronto as he has scored goals in back-to-back matches and five goals in the last six games.
Royer not only tallied his 30th¬†and 31st¬†career league goals on Sunday, but he remained perfect on penalty kicks as he improved to 7-for-7. His 31 goals are the 16th¬†most and his five braces are tied for the 12th¬†best since he was signed on August 3, 2016, per Opta.
¬†New York completes their back-to-back road trip on Sunday at Orlando City SC. Sunday's match is slated for 7:30 p.m. EST and will be broadcast live on FS1, FOX Sports Go, and New York Red Bulls Radio on TuneIn.¬†
All-Time Series:¬†RBNY leads, 15-8-7At Toronto:¬†TFC lead, 6-4-5