Red Bulls v Toronto FC: MLS Action on Match-day 21

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Red Bulls at home against Phili – Sunday – 2:00am GMT – Red Bull Arena.

This clash sees twelfth play third, as struggling Phili visit Red Bull Arena to face Red Bulls.

It’s 23 points so far for Red Bulls this season, going into this match

Another victory would be a terrific achievement, but that is what Gerhard Struber will be asking from his team, as they go into this game on the back of strong results after beating Charlotte FC 2-0 and D.C. United 4-1

Also, Red Bulls have now lost two of their last three fixtures, a worrying statistic that has to be addressed by Manager Gerhard Struber. With a third position in the league and 0 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws, they currently have 23 points in the League.

Red Bulls have won one game, drawn four games, and lost two fixtures of their seven League matches at home this season.

Winning this fixture will see Red Bulls on 26 points.

Toronto FC have 15 points to their name, going into this tie

Chicago Fire were beaten 3-2 at BMO Field, the last time that Phili played.

Also, Bob Bradley’s Phili have lost five of their last seven matches this season. Their position is twelfth in the League and they have 15 points, that is, 0W, 0L and 0D.

Phili now travel, knowing that their current away form is woeful. So far this season they have drawn three meetings and lost four matches matches on the road.

Toronto FC will have 18 points so far this season, should they secure a win.

Red Bulls v Toronto FC – Head-to-Heads.

Regarding their historical duels Red Bulls and Phili have faced each other 39 times in the past, with the balance of wins sitting in Red Bulls’s favour (20 – 10). Further, ten of the previous 18 matches between Red Bulls and Phili have resulted in a Red Bulls win. In their most recent meeting of this fixture Toronto FC delivered a 1-4 away win.

Players to watch

For Red Bulls, Anthony, one of their best scorers, has netted in 15 League games so far, while Alexander is one of the top performing players after having scored in 14 League games this campaign for Phili.

Other players of note for Red Bulls are Carlos Miguel and Ryan with respectively and for Phili are Greg and Quentin with respectively.