NYRB II Score Four at MSU, Defeat Independence

New York Red Bulls II 4, Charlotte Independence 2

2018 USL Regular Season Match Game 13

Saturday, June 9, 2018 - 7 p.m. ET

MSU Soccer Park | Montclair, New Jersey

Scoring Summary:

CLT - Cordell Cato (Sam Vines) 24’

NY - Amando Moreno (Jared Stroud) 25’

NY - Cristian Cásseres Jr. 60’ (PK)

NY - Andrew Tinari (Jared Stroud) 62’

NY - Lucas Stauffer (Unassisted) 74’

CLT - Jorge Herrera (PK) 86’

Discipline Summary:

CTL - Lee Jung-Soo (caution) 48’

CTL - Joel Johnson (caution) 57’

NY - Andrew Tinari (caution) 78’

NY - Kevin Politz (caution) 85’

New York Red Bulls II: Evan Louro, Jordan Bailon (Lucas Stauffer, 72nd minute), Wahab Ackwei (Jordan Scarlett, 79th minute), Kevin Politz, Niko De Vera, Cristian Cásseres Jr., Chris Lema, Jose Aguinaga (Andrew Tinari, 61st minute), Amando Moreno, Jared Stroud, Brian White

TOTAL SHOTS: 22; SHOTS ON GOAL: 9; FOULS: 17; OFFSIDE: 2; CORNER KICKS: 5; SAVES: 2

Charlotte Independence: Andrew Dykstra, Lee Jungsoo, Joel Johnson, Je-Vaughn Watson, Sam Vines (Jake Areman, 75th minute), Yann Ekra, Kay Voser (Éamon Zayed, 32nd minute), Kevan George, Cordell Cato (Mutaya Mwape, 75th minute), Alex Martinez, Jorge Herrera

TOTAL SHOTS: 7; SHOTS ON GOAL: 4; FOULS: 13; OFFSIDE: 2; CORNER KICKS: 3; SAVES: 5

  • New York Red Bulls II (5-3-5, 20 points) returned to MSU Soccer Park after the venue underwent renovations with a 4-2 win over Charlotte Independence (6-4-2, 20 points) Saturday night. NYRB II played their first six home matches at Red Bull Arena going 4-1-1.
  • After making his USL pro debut last week against Cincinnati, Red Bulls Academy U-19 defender Jordan Bailon made his first career USL start.
  • Charlotte opened the scoring in the 24th minute with a goal scored by Cordell Cato.
  • NYRB II responded one minute later with a goal of their own from Amando Moreno, assisted by Jared Stroud. It was Moreno’s team-leading sixth goal of the year.
  • Cristian Cásseres Jr. scored his first goal of the season from a penalty kick in the 60th minute.
  • Less than a minute later, Andrew Tinari scored a goal seconds after entering the match. He was assisted by Stroud, who recorded his second assist of the game and seventh of the season.  
  • Another NYRB II goal in the 74th minute from Lucas Stauffer, who recorded his first goal of the season and first pro goal.
  • Charlotte scored their second goal from the penalty spot in the 86th minute.
  • The win was New York’s first against Charlotte since 2016.
  • NYRB II head to Pittsburgh next weekend for matchup against the Riverhounds on June 16.
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