New York City FC plays New York Red Bulls on the heels of shutout win
New York; Saturday, 7 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: A game after shutting out Columbus 1-0, New York City FC hosts the New York Red Bulls.
New York City FC is 7-3-6 against Eastern Conference opponents. New York City FC is 6-0-1 when it scores at least three goals.
The Red Bulls are 8-7-3 against Eastern Conference opponents. The Red Bulls are 5-0-1 when they score at least three goals.
The teams play Saturday for the second time this season. The Red Bulls won the last meeting 2-1.
LAST 10 GAMES: New York City FC: 6-4-0, averaging 1.9 goals, 1.5 assists, 5.9 shots on goal and 6.5 corner kicks per game while allowing 1.3 goals per game.
New York Red Bulls: 4-4-2, averaging 1.6 goals, 0.6 assists, 5.5 shots on goal and 6.2 corner kicks per game while allowing two goals per game.
New York Red Bulls: Florian Valot (injured), Brian White (injured).