Red Bulls Set For Home Clash With New England

New York Red Bulls vs. New England Revolution

2017 MLS Regular Season

Red Bull Arena – Harrison N.J.

Saturday, May 27, 2017 – 7:30 p.m. ET

MSG, MSG GO, New York Red Bulls Radio


Game Notes vs. New England

All-time series: 24-29-15

At home vs. NE: 19-8-8

HARRISON, N.J. (May 24, 2017) – The New York Red Bulls (5-6-2,17 pts) conclude their second three-match homestand against the New England Revolution (4-4-4, 16 pts) Saturday night at Red Bull Arena. Kickoff is slated for 7:30 p.m. ET, with coverage on MSG, MSG GO and New York Red Bulls Radio on Tunein.

Coverage of Saturday’s match on MSG begins at 7 p.m. with Honda Red Bulls Game Night. Steve Cangialosi will have the primary play-by-play responsibilities and will be alongside Shep Messing and Tina Cervasio.

New York Red Bulls Radio gets underway with triHonda Countdown to Kickoff, hosted by Matt Harmon, at 6:30 p.m. ET. Harmon will call the game with Steve Jolley as the analyst in English, while Ernesto Motta provides Spanish radio play-by-play and the SAP call for MSG.

New York snapped its three-match losing streak with a 1-1 draw against first-place Toronto at Red Bull Arena last Friday night. It was just the third time under head coach Jesse Marsch that the Red Bulls went through a three-match losing spell.

Bradley Wright-Phillips continues to score for the Red Bulls, tallying his fifth of the season and 74th regular season goal of his career. Wright-Phillips has scored three times at Red Bull Arena in 2017. The Red Bull forward has scored at least 10 goals at RBA in his three previous seasons.

Luis Robles made a crucial penalty-kick save against Toronto to preserve the 1-1 tie. Robles has faced 32 penalty kicks in his career and has recorded six saves. Of his six saves, Robles has tallied a save against a Toronto player the last two attempts.

Despite the Revolution owning the edge in the all-time series, 29-24-15, the Red Bulls are unbeaten at Red Bull Arena against New England at 7-0-1. New York has played its best soccer against New England at RBA, outscoring its opponent, 17-5, including four clean sheets.

New York will then head to Canada with a matchup against Montreal on June 3. Kickoff is set for 7:30 p.m. ET and will be broadcast live on MSG. The match will also be carried on New York Red Bulls Radio in English and Spanish.