D.C. United hosts the New York Red Bulls in conference matchup
Fri, Aug 5, 2022
Soccer News (AP)
New York Red Bulls (10-7-6, fourth in the Eastern Conference) vs. DC United (6-13-3, 14th in the Eastern Conference)
Washington; Saturday, 7:30 p.m. EDT
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: New York +116, DC United +215, Draw +255; over/under is 2.5 goals
BOTTOM LINE: The New York Red Bulls play D.C. United in Eastern Conference play.
United is 5-10-3 against Eastern Conference opponents. United is 1-4-0 when it scores just one goal.
The Red Bulls are 7-4-4 in Eastern Conference games. The Red Bulls rank sixth in the league with 38 goals led by Lewis Morgan with 10.
The matchup Saturday is the second meeting of the season between the two teams. The Red Bulls won the last game 4-1.
TOP PERFORMERS: Edison Flores has one goal for United. Taxiarchis Fountas has six goals over the last 10 games.
Morgan has scored 10 goals with three assists for the Red Bulls. Luquinhas has three goals and one assist over the last 10 games.
LAST 10 GAMES: United: 2-7-1, averaging 1.2 goals, 2.7 shots on goal and 4.3 corner kicks per game while allowing 2.8 goals per game.
Red Bulls: 5-4-1, averaging 1.8 goals, 3.7 shots on goal and 5.5 corner kicks per game while allowing 1.6 goals per game.
NOT EXPECTED TO PLAY: United: Adrien Perez (injured), Bill Hamid (injured), Brad Smith (injured).
Red Bulls: Anthony Maucci (injured), Tom Edwards (injured).
The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.