Red Bulls Take Home the Atlantic Cup, Draw 0-0 with D.C. United
The New York Red Bulls (14-13-6, 48 pts) and D.C. United (13-10-10, 49 pts) finished in a 0-0 draw on Sunday night at Red Bull Arena. New York remained in fifth place and a point shy of D.C. United for fourth and a home playoff match.
Following a 0-0 draw, New York retained the Atlantic Cup for the third consecutive year with a 2-1 aggregate over D.C. United
The Red Bulls recorded three consecutive league clean sheets for the first time in 2019.
New York is unbeaten in three-straight games for the first time since stringing five consecutive games from May 11 through June 1.
Luis Robles tallied his ninth MLS clean sheet of 2019 and 72nd career league shutout overall.
Head coach Chris Armas moved to 26-16-9 all-time at the helm.
New York improved to 43-45-20 all-time in the month of September. New York has scored 161 goals in September and allowed 173.
New York wraps up the regular season on the road against the Montreal Impact on Sunday, Oct. 6. Kickoff is set for 4 p.m. ET with coverage on MSG, MSG Go and New York Red Bulls Radio.
New York Red Bulls 0, D.C. United 0
2019 MLS Regular-Season Match 33
Sunday - 5 p.m. ET
Red Bull Arena | Harrison, N.J.
NY - Cristian Casseres Jr. (caution, unsporting behavior) 33'
DC - Wayne Rooney (caution, unsporting behavior) 77'
New York Red Bulls: Luis Robles ©; Kemar Lawrence, Tim Parker, Aaron Long, Kyle Duncan, Cristian Casseres, Jr., Josh Sims (Omir Fernandez, 81'), Kaku, Marc Rzatkowski, Daniel Royer (Alex Muyl, 83'), Tom Barlow (Bradley Wright-Phillips, 75')
TOTAL SHOTS: 15; SHOTS ON GOAL: 3; FOULS: 17; OFFSIDE: 1; CORNER KICKS: 9; SAVES: 0
D.C. United: Bill Hamid; Frédéric Brillant, Joseph Mora, Russell Canouse, Steven Birnbaum, Felipe, Júnior Moreno, Lucas Rodríguez (Leonardo Jara, 90'+4'), Paul Arriola, Ulises Segura (Quincy Amarikwa, 67'), Wayne Rooney (Luciano Acosta, 90')
TOTAL SHOTS: 7; SHOTS ON GOAL: 0; FOULS: 19; OFFSIDE: 1; CORNER KICKS: 4; SAVES: 2
Referee: Ramy Touchan
Assistant Referees: Ian Anderson, Corey Rockwell
4th Official: Lukasz Szpala
VAR: Joe Dickerson
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