New York Red Bulls vs Atlanta United Predictions

Jon Wilde 17 May 2019
  • New York Red Bulls vs Atlanta United predictions for their MLS match on Sunday

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New York Red Bulls vs Atlanta United Score Prediction

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New York Red Bulls vs Atlanta United Match Info

Date: Sunday May 19 2019
Kick-off time: 10.00pm BST
Venue: Red Bull Arena
Referee: Robert Sibiga

New York Red Bulls vs Atlanta United Head-To-Head Record

Last 4 matches

November 30 2018: New York Red Bulls 1-0 Atlanta United
November 25 2018: Atlanta United 3-0 New York Red Bulls
September 30 2018: New York Red Bulls 2-0 Atlanta United
May 21 2018: Atlanta United 1-3 New York Red Bulls

Total head-to-head MLS matches played: 6
New York Red Bull wins: 4
Atlanta United wins: 1
Draws: 1

New York Red Bulls vs Atlanta United Stats

  • A clean sheet has been kept in four of the six previous matches between these clubs
  • Atlanta United have won their last five games to nil
  • But Atlanta have never scored a goal in their three visits to the Red Bull Arena

New York Red Bulls vs Atlanta United Match Preview

Atlanta United are now showing why they are the reigning MLS champions – but their perfect five-match run is backed to end in the Big Apple.

Winners of the MLS Cup in only their second season, Atlanta appointed Frank de Boer as manager before the start of this campaign after Gerardo Martino left to take over the Mexico national team.

De Boer’s poor start revived memories of his short, bleak spell at Crystal Palace, but he has now got Atlanta firing on all cylinders and they have won six of their last seven games to nil including the latest five.

But they have yet to score away to the Red Bulls in three visits and it will be difficult to maintain their current sequence based upon the New Yorkers’ improved recent form.

Red Bulls manager Chris Armas had been under intense pressure, Thierry Henry being linked with his job, before turning things around with three victories out of four including an impressive 3-1 success at Dallas last weekend.

With revenge for their defeat in last year’s Eastern Conference Final sure to provide some incentive, the Red Bulls are fancied to put the brakes on Atlanta’s winning spree.

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    New York Red Bulls vs Atlanta United Match Info Date: Sunday May 19 2019 Kick-off time: 10.00pm BST Venue: Red Bull Arena Referee: Robert Sibiga New York Red Bulls vs Atlanta United Head-To-Head Record Last 4 matches November 30 2018: New York Red Bulls 1-0 Atlanta United November 25 2018: Atlanta United 3-0 New York…