Keys to the Game

KEYS TO THE GAME, pres. by Toyota: New York City FC vs. New York Red Bulls 


The New York Red Bulls (6-2-5, 23 pts.) head to Citi Field on Saturday, May 18 to take on New York City FC (6-5-2, 20 pts.) in the first New York Derby of the 2024 season.

Here are the Keys to the Game, presented by Toyota:

New York Derby

The Red Bulls and NYCFC will meet for the first time this season and for the 24th overall regular season meeting. The Red Bulls have posted an 11-8-4 mark in their regular season history against NYCFC.

New York posted a 2-0-1 record against NYCFC across all competitions last season. The last meeting between the teams ended in a 0-0 draw at Yankee Stadium in September.

Different Goalscorers

The Red Bulls have had five different players score goals in their last two matches. In New York’s 4-1 win against D.C. United, midfielders Cameron Harper and Lewis Morgan, and forwards Elias Manoel and Cory Burke all scored goals.

Manoel became the first Red Bulls player to record a goal and an assist in consecutive matches since 2018. Manoel, Morgan, and Harper have all scored goals in back-to-back matches.

Coronel, Brick Wall

Carlos Coronel has made nine career appearances against New York City FC, where has posted six shutouts.

Coronel has recorded five wins against New York City FC in his career across all competitions. He earned his 44th career victory for New York in their 4-1 win over D.C. United on Wednesday, May 15.

Score The App, Updated for 2024

Score The App, Updated for 2024

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Kickoff is set for 7:30 p.m. ET with coverage on MLS Season Pass on Apple TV in English and Spanish and New York Red Bulls Radio in English via TuneIn, the New York Red Bulls app and

Coverage on MLS Season Pass on Apple TV begins at 7:30 p.m. ET. Jake Zivin will have the primary play-by-play responsibilities and will be alongside Taylor Twellman on the English side, while Bruno Vain will have the play-by-play responsibilities and will be alongside Andres Agulla on the Spanish side. New York Red Bulls Radio begins at 7 p.m. ET with Countdown to Kickoff, presented by Toyota, hosted by Matt Harmon and Steve Jolley.

Red Bulls Radio

Red Bulls Radio

Listen to every match, live, on New York Red Bulls Radio! Veteran soccer play-by-play voice Matt Harmon will handle the broadcasts alongside former MetroStars and Red Bulls standout Steve Jolley providing color commentary.