New York Red Bulls vs New York City Preview, Tips and Odds


The New York derby will take place on Sunday, when the Red Bulls will welcome City to their Red Bull Arena. The teams are neighbors in the standings with the Citizens sitting 5th in the Eastern Conference, holding one point lead over their rivals, and also have played two games less.

New York Red Bulls vs New York City Head to Head

Head to Head Last Game Last games Last games home/away
NY Red Bulls Draw 9 W/ 2 D/ 4 L 7 W/ 1 D/ 1 L
NY City Draw 4 W/ 2 D/ 9 L 1 W/ 1 D/ 7 L

Last game between the teams: 23.08.2018 MLS: New York City – New York Red Bulls 1:1; David Villa 52′; Bradley Wright-Phillips 37′; Eloi City from the home side was sent off with straight red card in the 40′
Last game at this venue: 07.06.2018 US Open Cup: New York Red Bulls – New York City 4:0; Vincent Bezecourt 2′, Aaron Long 52′, Daniel Royer 87′, 89′

Worth mentioning: None of the last six meetings between the New York teams was won by the side listed as visitors, as both teams recorded two victories each and the other two games ended in draws. Half of those matches featured over 3,5 goals and the same number of encounters witnessed goals at both ends. The Red Bulls have lost only once from the nine times when they were the home side and have conceded just five goals across the nine meetings.

New York Red Bulls vs New York City Stats

As of 13.07 Last Game Last 10 games Last 5 games home/away
NY Red Bulls Draw 5 W/ 3 D/ 2 L 3 W/ 2 D/ 0 L
NY City Draw 6 W/ 3 D/ 1 L 2 W/ 3 D/ 0 L

Last game New York Red Bulls: 07.07.2019 MLS: Atlanta United – New York Red Bulls 3:3; Justin Meram 10′, Jozeph Martinez 79′ (penalty), 90′; Daniel Royer 37′, Brian White 60′, Bradley Wright-Phillips 90′
Top performers New York Red Bulls: Brian White 6 goals 2 assists, Daniel Royer 5 goals 6 assists, Alejandro Romero 3 goals 3 assists.
Last game New York City: 11.07.2019 US Open Cup: Orlando City – New York City 1:1 (5:4 after penalty shoot-out); Chris Mueller 61′; Maximiliano Moralez 90′
Top performers New York City: Maximiliano Moralez 6 goals 10 assists, Heber Araujo 6 goals 3 assists, Valentin Castellanos 5 goals 3 assists.

As of 13.07 Last Game Last 10 games Last 5 games home/away
NY Red Bulls Draw 5 W/ 3 D/ 2 L 3 W/ 2 D/ 0 L
NY City Draw 6 W/ 3 D/ 1 L 2 W/ 3 D/ 0 L

Worth mentioning: New York Red Bulls won just one of their previous five outings. All of those matches produced over 3,5 goals, while four saw both involved teams hitting the back of the nets. The Red Bulls are on a better form when it comes to playing at home, as they are unbeaten in their previous five games in front of their own supporters.
New York City were undefeated in fourteen consecutive outings, prior to losing their last MLS game to Portland Timbers, and recorded another disappointing result when they lost on penalties to Orlando City in midweek in a US Open Cup match. Three of their last five encounters featured over 2,5 goals, and also three witnessed goals at both ends.

New York Red Bulls vs New York City News

Missing players New York Red Bulls: Vincent Bezecourt, Tim Parker and Florian Valot are under question.
Missing players New York City: Sean Johnson and James Sands will miss the match. Alexandru Ionut Mitrita, Tony Rocha, Joe Scally and Ismael Tajouri are doubtful.

New York Red Bulls vs New York City Predictions

Both teams to score & over 2,5 goals – 1.80 @ bet365