Red Bull II will try to win its first road match of the United Soccer League season when it visits Pittsburgh Riverhounds SC Saturday at 7 p.m. ET (ESPN+).
Coming off a 4-2 home victory over Charlotte Independence last week, the team is 0-2-4 away from home. NYRBII (5-3-5, 20 points) is in fifth place in the Eastern Conference.
Pittsburgh (5-1-6, 21), sitting third place in the conference, bounced back from its first loss of the season en route to a 2-1 road win over the Richmond Kickers. The Hounds are 3-1-3 at Highmark Stadium.
NYRB II and Pittsburgh’s leading goal-scorers, Amando Moreno and Neco Brett, respectively, have scored six goals apiece in 12 matches. Moreno has scored in two consecutive games, while Brett found the net in last week’s win over Richmond.
Red Bull II will stay on the road heading to Bethlehem, Pa. for a midweek match facing the Steel for the second time this season.