Post Match Facts | #RBNYvDC

New York Red Bulls 1 (16-6-4, 52 points) v. D.C. United 0 (7-10-6, 27 points)

2018 MLS Regular Season
August 26, 2018 – Red Bull Arena, Harrison, New Jersey 
Attendance: 22,324
Player Notes

  • Steven Birnbaum won 14 aerial duels in the match; the most by a single player on D.C. United all season.
  • Birnbaum leads MLS with 122 aerial wins this season.
  • Bill Hamid recorded three saves in the match; the most he's recorded since returning to the team on Aug. 8.
  • United captain Wayne Rooney made his 500th league appearance between the English Premier League and Major League Soccer; Rooney has made 98 appearances with Everton, 398 with Manchester United and nine with D.C. United.      

#RBNYvDC Notes

  • United are 34-29-13 against the Red Bulls all-time. 
  • The Black-and-Red are 13-17-7 at Red Bull Arena all-time.

Match Notes

  • The Black-and-Red are 1-9-5 on the road this season.
  • United are 1-6-4 this season when conceding the first goal. 
  • The Black-and-Red were shutout on the road for only the second time this season.

Goals by Half

  1st Half 2nd Half Total
New York Red Bulls  0 1 1
D.C. United  0 0 0


Scoring Summary

Minute Team Goalscorer Assisted by
56' New York Red Bulls Kaku  

Misconduct Summary

Minute Team Offender Reason
9' New York Red Bulls Bradley Wright-Phillips Unsporting Behavior
37' New York Red Bulls Alejandro Romero Gamarra Unsporting Behavior 
63' D.C. United Zoltán Stieber Unsporting Behavior 
88' D.C. United Paul Arriola Unsporting Behavior 
90'+4' D.C. United Ulises Segura  Unsporting Behavior

Box Score

Team Shots Shots on Goal Corners Offsides Possession (%) Saves
New York Red Bulls 11 4 6 0 47.3% 2
D.C. United 14 2 3 0 52.7% 3


D.C. United lineup:

Bill Hamid; Oniel Fisher, Steven Birnbaum, Kofi Opare, Joseph Mora; Júnior Moreno, Russell Canouse; Yamil Asad (Zoltán Stieber 49'), Luciano Acosta (Ulises Segura 80'), Paul Arriola; Wayne Rooney (Darren Mattocks 79')

Unused Substitutes: Travis Worra, Chris Durkin, Frédéric Brillant, Vytas    

New York Red Bulls lineup:

Luis Robles; Micheal Murillo, Tim Parker, Aaron Long, Kemar Lawrence; Tyler Adams, Marc Rzatkowski; Derrick Etinne (Alex Muyl 71'), Alejandro Romero-Gamarra (Sean Davis 86'), Daniel Royer (Andres Ivan 71'); Bradley Wright-Phillips

Unused Substitutes: Ryan Meara, Connor Lade, Fidel Escobar, Brian White

Referee: David Gantar
Assistant Referees: Michael Kampmeinert, Oscar Mitchell-Carvalho
Fourth Official: Marcos de Oliveira
VAR: Alex Chilowicz