HARRISON, N.J. – Red Bull II will try to register its first road win of the United Soccer League season as it visits FC Cincinnati at Nippert Stadium Saturday at 7:30 p.m. ET (ESPN+).
NYRB II (8-5-7, 31 points) is 0-3-6 away from home against Cincy (12-3-5, 41), which recorded a 2-1 victory at Red Bull Arena earlier this season.
The game will pit the top two scoring sides in the league as Red Bull II has 43 goals, FC Cincinnati 39.
New York enters the game on a three-game winning streak after closing out a three-game homestand at MSU Soccer Park with a 2-1 win over Bethlehem Steel FC Wednesday.
The victory propelled New York into fourth place in the Eastern Conference. Amando Moreno scored the game-winning goal, his team-best ninth of the season.
FC Cincinnati boasts a nine-game unbeaten streak (6-0-3). The hosts are coming off a midweek home victory after defeating Charlotte Independence, 2-0. The Eastern Conference leaders are led by Danni Konig and former Cosmos midfielder Emmanuel Ledesma, who each have nine goals each.