Match Preview: NYRB II Return Home to Battle Philadelphia Union II

HARRISON, N.J. (September 24, 2020) - New York Red Bulls II will return home to battle Philadelphia Union II on Saturday, September 26. Kickoff is set for 5 p.m. ET, with coverage available on ESPN+.  

NYRB II are coming off a 5-3 defeat to Atlanta United 2 on Wednesday night. NYRB II defender recorded his first professional goal, while Dantouma Toure and Jake Lacava each added a goal apiece in the loss.  

The last time these two sides met, NYRB II defeated Philadelphia Union II, 6-0, on September 9 at MSU Soccer Park. NYRB II forward Omar Sowe recorded his first professional hat trick, while Wallis Lapsley earned his first professional shutout.  

Philadelphia Union II are currently fifth in Group F and are eliminated from playoff contention. They are coming off a 1-1 draw against Hartford Athletic.

Following Saturday’s match, NYRB II will head back on the road to face Loudoun United FC on Wednesday, September 30.