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USA Open Cup -- Orlando City vs New York Red Bulls Game Preview

USA Open Cup -- Orlando City vs New York Red Bulls Game Preview

Analysis:

Orlando City will play against the New York Red Bulls in the next Open Cup match on Wednesday.

Orlando City

Orlando City lost to Philadelphia Union 0-1 in their previous MLS match. In 5 of the last 6 matches Orlando City participated in, there were fewer than three goals scored each game. The rival teams scored a total of nine goals during this time span, compared to Orlando City's seven.

USA Open Cup -- Orlando City vs New York Red Bulls Game Preview

New York Red Bulls

The Red Bulls enter the match with a 3-4 MLS victory over Austin FC last time out. They have allowed opponents to score in 5 of their previous 6 games, resulting in an overall goal differential of 8. Red Bulls' weaknesses in the back have been made clear.

Prediction

The Red Bulls will do better in this matchup. They are clearly in a stronger position than the home team, which have gone four games without a loss. In four straight head-to-head contests, Orlando City have failed to defeat the New York Red Bulls.


Pick: New York Red Bulls 0/+0.5 AH


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