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Ben Solomon

INSIDE THE 18: Final Playoff Tuneup for New York Red Bulls

The New York Red Bulls will take the field for Decision Day, pres. by AT&T, with an eye on a game in Toronto.

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Head Coach Chris Armas will deploy his Starting XI with Bradley Wright-Phillips, Kaku, Alex Muyl and Derrick Etienne, Jr., leading the charge.

Tyler Adams and Sean Davis will anchor the defensive midfield.

Kemar Lawrence, Tim Parker, Aaron Long and Michael Amir Murillo will start ahead of Luis Robles in goal.

Lawrence returns to the Starting XI for the first time since October 6.

Robles continues to have a career season and is aiming for his second Goalkeeper of the Year award as he tallied his 13th clean sheet of the year on Sunday. Robles owns the best goals-against average mark in MLS (1.00) and is tied for the top mark in both shutouts (13) and wins (20). All three categories are career bests for Robles.

Ryan Meara will be on the bench as the backup goalkeeper, with Daniel Royer, Cristian Casseres, Jr., Connor Lade, Fidel Escobar, Andreas Ivan and Brian White are available as substitutes. 

Marc Rzatkowski took a knock in the match against Philadelphia Union and will be rested ahead of the Audi 2018 MLS Cup Playoffs.

Royer makes the 18-man gameday roster for the first time since September 30. 

Kickoff is slated for 4:30 p.m. ET with coverage on MSG2, MSG GO and New York Red Bulls Radio in English and Spanish on TuneIn.

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