By the Numbers

BY THE NUMBERS, pres. by NJ Lottery: New York Red Bulls vs. Chicago Fire FC


Get to know the matchup in By The Numbers, presented by New Jersey Lottery:

56- Defender Andrés Reyes is second in MLS with 56 interceptions so far in the 2023 season.

3- Both the Red Bulls and Chicago currently sit three points below the Eastern Conference playoff line, with NYCFC and Montréal currently owning the final two playoff spots. The Red Bulls have a game in hand on NYC, though.

5- The Red Bulls put five goals past D.C. United on Saturday. It was the highest total scored in a match by New York since July 19, 2017 against San Jose.

9- Chicago are currently on a nine-match winless run across all competitions, including seven consecutive matches without a win since the return from Leagues Cup.

8- Omir Fernandez leads the team in goals with eight across all competitions this season.

2- Saturday’s win against D.C. was the first time the Red Bulls scored two or more goals in a match since the 2-1 win against Atlético de San Luis on July 30.