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Their next MLS Cup Playoffs game sees New York Red Bulls testing themselves against FC Cincinatti on Saturday.
To see all of our predictions, user poll & stats for New York Red Bulls v FC Cincinatti, scroll down (including the best match odds).
New York Red Bulls
New York Red Bulls won’t want a repeat of their last result here following the 3-0 MLS Cup Playoffs defeat last time out to FC Cincinatti.
In that game, New York Red Bulls had 45% possession and 16 shots on goal with 5 of them on target. FC Cincinnati got 9 attempts at goal with 3 on target. Álvaro Barreal (23', 89') and Luciano Acosta (35') scored for FC Cincinatti.
Troy Lesesne's New York Red Bulls have found the net 11 times in their past 6 outings. The number of goals that they have conceded in those same fixtures amounts to 7.
Over the course of their last 6 outings, FC Cincinatti have amassed a tally of 13 goals. FC Cincinatti have also scored in every single one of those games. During those fixtures, their defenders have seen 6 goals go against them. Such a pattern won’t necessarily be continued into this game, however.
Head to head
An examination of their prior head to head meetings stretching back to 20/08/2022 tells us that New York Red Bulls have won 1 of them and FC Cincinatti 3, with the tally of drawn games being 2.
A total of 16 goals were shared by the two clubs in these games, with 6 from Red Bulls and 10 coming from Cincinatti. The average number of goals per game works out to 2.67.
Team News: New York Red Bulls
The New York Red Bulls manager Troy Lesesne will be thankful to have no fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this clash owing to a fully injury-free group available to choose from.
Team News: FC Cincinatti
Owing to a fully injury-free group to pick from, the FC Cincinatti boss Pat Noonan has zero fitness concerns to speak of coming into this game.
We feel that in this game, FC Cincinatti would be disappointed if they were not to breach the defence of this New York Red Bulls team, although that is unlikely to be enough to avoid a loss.
We think that it’s going to be a very close game with a 2-1 win for New York Red Bulls by the conclusion of the game. It should be a decent one.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
New York Red Bulls
Stadium: Red Bull Arena (25,000)
Captain: Sean Nealis
Chairman: Marc de Grandpré
Manager: Troy Lesesne
Competitions: MLS Cup Playoffs (Round One), MLS (Eastern Conference), MLS (Parent)