New York Red Bulls vs Columbus Crew for the Major League Soccer championship match on Sunday at Red Bull Arena.
New York Red Bulls and Columbus Crew meet at Red Bull Arena, in a match for MLS.
New York Red Bulls
The New York Red Bulls reach this stage of the MLS after beating Orlando City 0-1 away in the previous round. The home team heads to this new round of the American championship, in what will be the 23rd round, in the 4th position of the East Confederation, having added 34 points so far.
The New York Red Bulls are thus placed in the playoff access zone, only 5 points away and with 1 less game than the current leader. This is a team affected by the home factor, and they are stronger when playing with the support of their fans.
Defensive consistency hasn’t been their best feature, as they have conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 matches, but their offence has scored consistently, as they have scored goals in 9 of the previous 10 games for this competition. In their home matches for this competition, there is a tendency for goals to be scored.
Columbus Crew team, heads into this match of the Major League Soccer championship, following in the 11th position in the table of the East Confederation, adding 21 points in the 23 games played.
Columbus Crew is thus placed in the last positions of the leaderboard, having a very significant delay concerning the qualifying playoff zone. This is a stronger team when playing at their stadium.
For this competition, they have not won in away games in 9 matches. Defensive consistency has not been their best feature, as they have conceded at least one goal in each of the last 10 games for this competition.
New York Red Bulls to win.