The New York Red Bulls (13-8-8, 47 pts.) begin a two-match homestand, starting with Eastern Conference leaders Philadelphia Union (16-4-9, 57 pts.) on Saturday, September 3 at Red Bull Arena. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. ET with coverage on MSG, MSG GO, and New York Red Bulls Radio in English and Spanish via TuneIn, the New York Red Bulls app and NewYorkRedBulls.com.
Get to know the matchup in By The Numbers, presented by New Jersey Lottery:
20- Lewis Morgan has been the biggest threat to score for New York this season. He has produced 20 scoring attempts in his last seven appearances, and has four goals and an assist during that span.
4- The Red Bulls are undefeated in their last four matches, as well as in five of their last six. Philadelphia comes into the match with their own unbeaten streak of eight matches.
15- Philadelphia has been on a tear lately. In their past three matches, they have a +15 goal difference, including back-to-back 6-0 victories over D.C. and Colorado.
21- The Union have only allowed 21 goals in 29 matches, which leads MLS.
61- Philadelphia also leads the league in goals scored with 61 so far this season. 20 of those have come in their last five matches.
48- With a win, New York would surpass their 2021 season point total of 48 points with four games to spare in 2022.
10- Philadelphia forwards Dániel Gazdag and Julián Carranza have been the catalysts for Philadelphia’s attack. They have combined for 10 goals in the last three matches for the Union.