D.C. United (2-8-5, 11 pts.) will head to Yankee Stadium to face New York City FC in their 16th match of the 2020 MLS Regular Season on Wednesday, October 7 at 8 p.m. EST.
This will be the second time the two teams have met in the 2020 season. In their last fixture, the teams drew 0-0 at Audi Field on September 6. United goalkeeper Chris Seitz made five saves in the match and helped the Black-and-Red keep their third clean sheet of the season. D.C. United have a record of 4-6-3 against New York City FC in club history and will hope to add to their win tally on Wednesday night.
In their last match, D.C. United lost 4-0 to Atlanta United FC. Homegrown midfielders, Moses Nyeman and Griffin Yow, each started their second consecutive MLS Regular Season Match. New acquisition, Yordy Reyna, started his second match for the Black-and-Red up top and completed 87 minutes on the field.
In New York City’s last match, they won 3-2 against Inter Miami thanks to three first half goals with a brace from Alexandru Mitriță and a goal by Anton Tinnerholm. They have earned 10 points from their last five matches and are currently in fifth place in the Eastern Conference with 23 points this season.
D.C. United against New York City FC on Wednesday night at 8 p.m. EST will be broadcast on WJLA 24/7 News and streamed on www.dcunited.com.
Prior to kick-off, catch up with Dave Johnson, Devon McTavish, and Claudia Pagan as they preview the upcoming match on the Audi pre-game show starting at 7:30 p.m. EST on www.dcunited.com