Columbus Crew & Red Bulls meet on Match-day 46

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This Sunday sees Columbus go head to head with Red Bulls at MAPFRE Stadium – Kick-off 2:30am GMT.

Red Bulls will travel to Columbus, as third plays eighth in the table.

Columbus Crew’s campaign so far has seen them accrue 42 points this season

Columbus will be hoping for a win, following a disappointing 1-1 home draw against Portland Timbers in their last game.

Also, Columbus have developed a habit of drawing football matches this season, which is reflected by their position in the table. With 42 points (0W, 0L and 0D), they are established in eighth position in the League.

When Columbus host Red Bulls, they will do so on the back of six wins, six darts, and four defeats on their own ground.

A win in this fixture would take Columbus Crew’s points to 45 in the League.

Red Bulls’ MLS season, has so far seen them gain 50 points, going into this game

With two wins in a row under his belt, Gerhard Struber takes his Red Bulls team into this game full of confidence, and hopeful of another successive victory.

Also, Red Bulls need to find a way to generate wins on a consistent basis, as they’ve recorded two losses in their last three meetings. With a third position in the league and 0 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws, they currently have 50 points in the League.

Red Bulls’ away record is remarkable and poses a significant threat to Columbus. In the 16 games they’ve played on the road this season, they have so far won nine matches, drawn three fixtures, and lost four meetings.

A victory for Red Bulls would put them on 53 points.

Columbus Crew v Red Bulls – Head-to-Head.

Regarding their historical duels Columbus and Red Bulls have faced each other 82 times in the past, with the balance of wins sitting in Columbus’s favour (35 – 34). Further, Red Bulls have repeatedly tasted defeat at the hands of Columbus in twelve out of the past 20 games with them. The last time they played each other in this competition was March 2022 and the score line ended up with a 1-1 draw.