With a League position of second, Orlando will be eight places higher than struggling Red Bulls, when they visit Red Bull Arena.
This season's Major League Soccer campaign, has so far seen New York Red Bulls six points
Gerhard Struber will not wish to see his side lose three matches in a row, so they will doubtless go into this match, determined to change their recent, disappointing run of form.
Red Bulls have a huge task to over-turn their rivals in this game, having already lost two fixtures this season. Their position is tenth in the League, and they have six points having won two matches, drawn meetings, and lost four games.
Playing at home, Red Bulls have won two fixtures, drawn matches, and lost one game.
Winning this fixture will see New York Red Bulls on 9 points.
Orlando City have so far accrued 12 points in this season of the Major League Soccer
Another victory would be a terrific achievement, but that is what Óscar Pareja will be asking from his team, as they go into this game on the back of strong results after beating Toronto FC 1-0 and D.C. United 0-1
Success in football comes from winning more games than your opponents, simply put, if Orlando can continue to extend their winning streak from two games then Óscar Pareja's squad will have an incredible season. They currently stand second in the League, with 12 points having won three matches, drawn three games, and lost fixtures.
Orlando have won one game, drawn one game, and lost meetings of their two League matches away from home this season.
Winning this fixture will see Orlando City on 15 points.
New York Red Bulls v Orlando City Head-to-Head.
When these two sides meet, a draw is never usually the expected outcome. In the past 13 matches, Red Bulls have won six victories and Orlando five wins. The last time they played each other in this competition was October 2020 and the score line ended up with a 1-1 draw.
For Red Bulls, Caden contributed with four goals in 6 League fixtures this Major League Soccer Season, while Luis Carlos scored three goals in 6 League games this season for Orlando.