MLS – Match-day 34 Sees Red Bulls take on Orlando City
Sunday at Red Bull Arena, as Red Bulls host Orlando in the MLS.
This clash sees fourth placed Red Bulls, welcome eighth placed Orlando to Red Bull Arena.
Red Bulls’ campaign so far has seen them accrue 37 points this season
Red Bulls’s pride is now at stake, as they will not wish for another successive poor result. They recently drew 0-0 away to D.C. United, which followed the loss to Colorado Rapids. They will be eager to improve in this next fixture.
Also, Red Bulls seem unable to get over the line on a consistent basis, with one draws in one game. With 37 points (0W, 0L and 0D), they are established in fourth position in the League.
When Red Bulls host Orlando, they will do so on the back of three victories, four draws, and four defeats on their own ground.
Red Bulls will have 40 points if they manage to secure a victory.
This season’s MLS campaign, has so far seen Orlando City achieve 30 points
Orlando will be keen to retain their winning form, having beaten D.C. United 2-1 in their last fixture.
Also, some statistics are more relevant than others they say, and two losses for Orlando seems very relevant. With an eighth position in the league and 0 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws, they currently have 30 points in the League.
Orlando’s away record is remarkable and poses a significant threat to Red Bulls. In the 12 games they’ve played on the road this season, they have so far won three fixtures, drawn six meetings, and lost three games.
A win in this fixture would take Orlando City’s points to 33 in the League.
Red Bulls v Orlando City – Head-to-Heads.
Regarding their historical duels Red Bulls and Orlando have faced each other 16 times in the past, with the balance of wins sitting in Red Bulls’s favour (9 – 5). Further, Red Bulls have seen victory in nine of the previous 16 matches played against Orlando. Their most recent encounter in this competition The Lions secured a 0-3 away win.