FC Cincinnati plays New York on 4-game road slide

September 18

FC Cincinnati (2-6-3, 13th in the Eastern Conference) vs. New York Red Bulls (4-5-2, eighth in the Eastern Conference)

Harrison, New Jersey; Saturday, 7 p.m. EDT

BOTTOM LINE: FC Cincinnati hits the road against New York looking to avoid its fifth straight road loss.

The Red Bulls are 4-5-1 against Eastern Conference opponents. New York is 2-0-2 when it scores only one goal.

FC Cincinnati is 2-6-3 in conference play. Frankie Amaya ranks fourth in league action with three cards, all of them yellow. FC Cincinnati has 26 cards, all of them yellow.

The teams square off Saturday for the third time this season. FC Cincinnati won the last meeting 2-0.

TOP PERFORMERS: Florian Valot leads New York with two assists. has one goal over the last 10 games for the Red Bulls.

Brandon Vazquez has one goal and one assist for FC Cincinnati so far this season. has one goal over the past 10 games for FC Cincinnati.

LAST 10 GAMES: New York: 3-5-2, averaging 0.6 goals, 0.4 assists, 3.3 shots on goal and five corner kicks per game while allowing 1.1 goals per game.

FC Cincinnati: 2-5-3, averaging 0.7 goals, zero assists, 2.4 shots on goal and 2.1 corner kicks per game while allowing 1.7 goals per game.

NOT EXPECTED TO PLAY: New York: Sean Davis (injured), Marc Rzatkowski (injured).

FC Cincinnati: Saad Abdul-Salaam (injured), Jimmy McLaughlin (injured), Maikel Van der Werff (injured), Frankie Amaya.


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