HARRISON, N.J. – The Red Bulls (8-11-6, 30 points) host the Philadelphia Union (10-7-8, 38) for the third meeting of the MLS season between the two clubs Wednesday at 7:30 p.m.
Coverage on MSG, MSG GO, and New York Red Bulls Radio in English and Spanish via TuneIn, the New York Red Bulls app and NewYorkRedBulls.com.
In the last meeting July 8, New York and Philadelphia each took a point in a 1-1 draw at Red Bull Arena. Forward Patryk Klimala scored his first career penalty kick for New York and has converted two more attempts against CF Montreal Aug. 14 and NYCFC Sept. 22.
Philadelphia is on a two-match winning streak, which includes wins over Orlando City SC (3-1) and Atlanta United (1-0). The Union has not won a road match since May 23, 2021.
Midfielder Omir Fernandez has made four consecutive starts, with his first of the season coming Sept. 14 against Columbus Crew. Since then, Fernandez has created nine chances, which ranks fourth in MLS during that span. In his last three matches, he has scored two goals, which includes the game-winning goal against New York City FC Sept. 25.
The Red Bulls have allowed nine goals in their last 10 matches and have posted four clean sheets during that time. Goalkeeper Carlos Coronel earned his eighth shutout of the season in New York’s last match and ranks fourth in MLS. Coronel moved into sole possession of seventh place in franchise history in shutouts and is only one more clean sheet away from tying Jonny Walker for sixth place.
Following Wednesday’s match, the Red Bulls travel to TQL Stadiuum to face FC Cincinnati Saturday at 7:30 p.m.: