Post-Match Recap: New York Red Bulls II 1, Nashville SC 1
2019 USL Regular Season Match Game 2
Saturday, March 23, 2019 – 1:00 p.m. ET
MSU Soccer Park | Montclair, N.J.
NSH – Daniel Rios (unassisted) 21’
NY – Brian White 1 (Marcus Epps) 55’
NSH – Vinnie Vermeer (caution, foul) 20’
NY- Edgardo Rito (caution, foul) 45+1’
NSH – Michael Reed (caution, foul) 75’
NY – Jordan Scarlett (caution, foul) 78’
NSH – Liam Doyle (caution, foul) 82’
New York Red Bulls II: Evan Louro; Rece Buckmaster, Jordan Scarlett, Sean Nealis, Edgardo Rito, Cristian Casseres Jr., Chris Lema, Marcus Epps (Ben Mines, 70’), Jared Stroud, Derrick Etienne Jr. (Sebastian Elney, 82’), Brian White (Tom Barlow, 65’)
TOTAL SHOTS: 15; SHOTS ON GOAL: 3; FOULS: 15; OFFSIDE: 2; CORNER KICKS: 5; SAVES: 2
Nashville SC: Connor Sparrow; Liam Doyle, Kosuke Kimura, Justin Davis, Kenneth Tribbett, Lebo Moloto (Alan Winn, 64’), Kharlton Belmar, Michael Reed ©, Vinnie Vermeer (Bolu Akinyode, 29’), Matt LeGrassa, Daniel Rios (Cameron Lancaster, 76’)
TOTAL SHOTS: 11; SHOTS ON GOAL: 3; FOULS: 24; OFFSIDE: 1; CORNER KICKS: 2; SAVES: 2
- New York Red Bulls II (1-0-1, 4 points) played to a 1-1 draw with Nashville SC on Saturday afternoon at MSU Soccer Park, on the campus of Montclair State University. NYRB II fell behind in the first half but pulled level on a second-half goal from Brian White.
- Nashville scored in the 21st minute, when Daniel Rios cashed in on an errant back pass. Rios was able to avoid goalkeeper Evan Louro and finish into the empty net.
- Brian White scored to tie the match at one in the 55th minute, heading home a cross from Marcus Epps for his first of the season.
- Epps got his second assist of the USL season after a goal-and-assist performance in the season opener.
- Edgardo Rito made his NYRB II debut in the match. The 23-year-old Venezuelan signed with NYRB II prior to the start of the season.
- NYRB II is back in action Friday night, when Memphis 901 FC visits MSU Soccer Park for a 7 p.m. kickoff.