New Eng. Revolution are set to play against New York City FC in Saturday’s MLS clash.
All New Eng. Revolution v New York City FC match predictions, user poll and stats are shown below (plus the best game odds).
New Eng. Revolution
New Eng. Revolution will be wanting a better result here following a 2-1 MLS loss in their previous game against Philadelphia Union.
The only name on the scoresheet from New Eng. Revolution was Buchanan (81'). Fontana (73', 95') was the scorer for Philadelphia Union.
It’s not been often in recent games where New Eng. Revolution have shown defensive steel. In fact, Revs have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 games, letting in 7 goals during that time.
New York City FC
New York City FC will go into the match after a 2-1 MLS win over FC Cincinatti in their last match.
For New York City FC, the goals were scored by Ring (39') and Tinnerholm (55'). Vázquez (74') was the scorer for FC Cincinatti.
A sequence of hard-working displays from the New York City FC defence has resulted in the number of goals they’ve conceded standing at 3 from their last 6 clashes in total. Over that same period of time, their own forwards have managed to score 8. Previous results aside, we will just have to wait and see if the trend might persist here in this game.
Head to head
A look at their most recent head to head meetings stretching back to 15/10/2017 shows that New Eng. Revolution have won 3 of these games & New York City FC 2, with the number of draws standing at 1.
A combined total of 15 goals were scored between the two sides throughout the course of those matches, with 8 from Revs and 7 for The Pigeons. The average goals per game has been 2.5.
The previous league contest between these sides was MLS match day 7 on 03/09/2020 which finished with the scoreline of New Eng. Revolution 0-2 New York City FC.
On that day, New Eng. Revolution managed 40% possession and 15 shots at goal with 3 of them on target. Their only player on the scoresheet was Mancienne (60' Own goal).
For their opponents, New York City FC got 11 attempts on goal with 5 of them on target. Araújo dos Santos (72') scored.
The match was refereed by Armando Villareal.
Team News: New Eng. Revolution
New Eng. Revolution manager Bruce Arena will be grateful not to have any fitness worries whatsoever before this game with a fully injury-free squad ready to go.
Team News: New York City FC
Owing to a fully healthy group to pick from, New York City FC boss Ronny Deila does not have any fitness worries to speak of before this clash.
It seems to us that New York City FC and New Eng. Revolution may well find themselves both scoring in what promises to be a very even battle here.
A draw is a real possibility, as we are expecting there to be little between them. We’re therefore tipping a very close game with a 1-1 score draw at the end of this game.
🏟️ Team Focus:
New Eng. Revolution
Stadium: Gillette Stadium (65,878)
Captain: Carles Gil
Chairman: Brian Bilello
Manager: Bruce Arena
Competitions: MLS (Parent), MLS (Eastern Conference)