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POSTGAME NOTES: Red Bulls Drop NY Derby to NYCFC, 2-0

New York Red Bulls 0, New York City FC 2

Saturday, June 24 2017 – 1:30 p.m. ET

Red Bull Arena | Harrison, N.J.


Box Score 


Scoring Summary: 

NYC – Jack Harrison 7 (Ben Sweat, Rodney Wallace) 33’

NYC – Ben Sweat 1 (Alexander Ring) 65’


Misconduct Summary:

NY – Michael Amir Murillo (caution, foul) 11'

NYC – Maxime Chanot (caution, foul) 20’

NYC – Thomas McNamara (caution, foul) 28’

NY – Alex Muyl (caution, simulation) 77’

NYC – Alexander Ring (caution, foul) 84’ 

NY – Kemar Lawrence (caution, foul) 90+5’


New York Red Bulls: Luis Robles; Kemar Lawrence, Aaron Long, Aurelien Collin, Michael Amir Murillo (Sal Zizzo, 60’), Tyler Adams (Sean Davis, 82’), Felipe, Sacha Kljestan ©, Daniel Royer (Gonzalo Veron, 60’), Alex Muyl, Bradley Wright-Phillips

TOTAL SHOTS: 10; SHOTS ON GOAL: 1; FOULS: 19; OFFSIDE: 0; CORNER KICKS: 4; SAVES: 4

New York City FC: Sean Johnson; Maxime Chanot, RJ Allen, Ben Sweat, Alexander Callens, Jack Harrison, Rodney Wallace (Ronald Matarrita, 74’), Alexander Ring, Thomas McNamara (Mikey Lopez, 90’), Yangel Herrera, David Villa © (Sean Okoli, 83’)

TOTAL SHOTS: 13; SHOTS ON GOAL: 6; FOULS: 18; OFFSIDE: 1; CORNER KICKS: 6; SAVES: 1  


Referee: Alan Kelly

Referee's Assistants: Matthew Nelson, Adam Wienckowski 

4th Official: Marcos DeOliveira


Attendance: 25,219

  • The New York Red Bulls fell short in the first of three MLS New York Derbies, as New York City FC defeated New York, 2-0 on Saturday at Red Bull Arena.
  • The Red Bulls fell to 7-8-2, while NYCFC improved to 9-5-3.
  • It was the first time in a New York Derby that NYCFC garnered a win at Red Bull Arena. The Red Bulls were previously unbeaten in the four matches at RBA, three in MLS and this year’s U.S. Open Cup match.
  • NYCFC grabbed an early 1-0 lead off the foot of Jack Harrison in the 33rd minute.
  • Off a free kick, NYCFC’s Ben Sweat headed in the insurance goal in the 65th minute.
  • Despite allowing two goals, Luis Robles recorded a game-high four saves to improve his career total 467.
  • The Red Bulls own a 5-2-0 all-time record over New York City FC.
  • New York is 33-42-20 all-time in the Month of June.
  • New York has scored 130 goals in the month of June, and allowed 152.
  • New York hosts the Philadelphia Union in the U.S. Open Cup Round of 16 at Red Bull Arena on June 28. Kickoff set for 8 p.m. and will be streamed on NewYorkRedBulls.com.
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