New York v Orlando City: MLS Match-day 46
Sunday MLS action from Yankee Stadium, as NYC take on Orlando.
Sixth placed Orlando, are away to fourth placed NYC on Sunday.
New York’s campaign so far has seen them accrue 49 points this season
Can NYC make it three out of three, having turned over Red Bulls 2-0 and Charlotte FC 1-0 in their last two games?
Also, Ronny Deila’s NYC have lost six of their last nine meetings this season. Now they have 0 matches won, 0 games lost and 0 duels drawn; that’s why they currently sit in fourth place, with a total of 49 points.
Playing at home, NYC have won nine matches, drawn four games, and lost three meetings.
A win in this fixture would take New York’s points to 52 in the League.
Orlando City have 45 points to their name, going into this tie
Orlando will be keen to retain their winning form, having beaten Toronto FC 4-0 in their last match.
Also, Orlando keep finding ways to win, having secured five victories in their last seven games is astonishing this season. Their position is sixth in the League and they have 45 points, that is, 0W, 0L and 0D.
Orlando’s away record is remarkable and poses a significant threat to NYC. In the 15 games they’ve played on the road this season, they have so far won five meetings, drawn six matches, and lost four meetings.
A win in this fixture, would take Orlando City’s points from 45 to 48, so far this season.
New York v Orlando City – Head-to-Head.
Regarding their historical duels the recent form between these two sides has seen Orlando with a greater number of wins. In the last 20 meetings, they have enjoyed eight victories, to NYC’s six wins. Further, Orlando have won all six of the last eight fixtures played against NYC. The last time both teams met in this competition was August 2022 and the score line ended up with a 2-1 win for The Pigeons.
Players to watch
For NYC, Cody Nobles has netted in 32 League fixtures so far, while Adam, one of their best scorers, has netted in 31 League games this season for Orlando.