With the United Soccer League regular season down to four games, Red Bull can help itself in its quest for the final Eastern Conference playoff spot.
Entering Saturday night’s game at Nashville SC (11-9-10, 43 points), New York (10-8-12, 42) trails its hosts by a point.
The two sides played to a 1-1 draw in May at Red Bull Arena. Saturday’s 8 p.m. match is at First Tennessee Park.
Nashville, which is even on games played with NYRB II, is coming off a midweek victory over Atlanta United 2.
Led by midfielder Andrew Tinari, who leads the USL in chances created at (97), NYRB II continue its four-game road trip following Saturday’s match, travelling to Cary, N.C. to play North Carolina FC Saturday, Oct. 6.