New York Red Bulls 0, NYCFC 1
MLS Regular Season Match 17
Sunday, July 8, 2018 – 7 p.m. ET
Yankee Stadium | Bronx, N.Y.
NYC – Maxi Moralez (Jonathan Lewis) 85’
NYC – Maxime Chanot (caution, unsporting behavior) 67’
NY – Alex Muyl (caution, unsporting behavior) 83’
New York Red Bulls: Luis Robles ©; Connor Lade, Tim Parker, Aaron Long, Kemar Lawrence, Sean Davis (Derrick Etienne, Jr., 88’), Tyler Adams, Kaku, Alex Muyl, Daniel Royer, Bradley Wright-Phillips
TOTAL SHOTS: 14; SHOTS ON GOAL: 4; FOULS: 10; OFFSIDE: 2; CORNER KICKS: 5; SAVES: 3
NYCFC: Sean Johnson; Alexander Callens, Anton Tinnerholm, Ben Sweat, Maxime Chanot, Alexander Ring, Ebenezer Ofori, Ismael Tajouri-Shradi (Ronald Matarrita, 58’), Jesus Medina (Sebastian Ibeagha, 89’), Rodney Wallace (Jonathan Lewis, 76’), Maxi Moralez
TOTAL SHOTS: 14; SHOTS ON GOAL: 4; FOULS: 14; OFFSIDE: 5; CORNER KICKS: 3; SAVES: 4
Referee: Baldomero Toledo
Assistant Referees: Peter Manikowski, Gianni Facchini
4th Official: Marcos Deoliveira
VAR: Geoff Gamble
- A late Maxi Moralez goal helps NYCFC (10-4-4, 34 pts) defeat the New York Red Bulls (10-5-2, 32 pts), 1-0, on Sunday night at Yankee Stadium. Moralez’s goal snapped the Red Bulls three-game winning streak.
- Following an errant pass by Tyler Adams. NYCFC’s Jonathan Lewis fed Moralez towards the middle of box. Moralez beat Luis Robles to the far post for the game winner.
- The 2018 New York Derby is now even at 1-1 with the Red Bulls taken the first MLS match, 4-0 earlier this season.
- The Red Bulls own a 4-4-1 mark away from Red Bull Arena. Eight of New York’s nine matches on the road have been decided by one goal or less.
- All five of New York’s losses have been by one goal.
- The Red Bulls are now 46-39-22 all-time in the month of July. New York has scored 174 goals while allowing 161 during the seventh month of the year.
- Head coach Chris Armas was at the helm for the Red Bulls for the first time in a MLS match.
- New York returns to Red Bull Arena against Sporting KC on July 14 for Pride Night, presented by Bayer. Kickoff is slated for 7 p.m. with coverage on MSG, MSG Go and New York Red Bulls Radio in English and Spanish on TuneIn.