Swamp Stadium, District of The Swamp
August 29, 8 PM EDT
Form: RBNY LLWWD | DCU WLDWL
Moving Picture Box Coverage: MSG+, Galavisión
SB Nation DC Perspective: Black And Red United
The Red Bulls play their second match in four days tonight against DC United, and can claim top spot in the Eastern Conference (at least for a few days) with a victory.
Thierry Henry returns to the starting XI, while both Le Toux and Cooper have been dropped to the bench. Wilman Conde is again starting at left back for no good reason.
Red Bulls: Bill Gaudette; Connor Lade, Markus Holgersson, Heath Pearce, Wilman Conde; Jan Gunnar Solli, Teemu Tainio, Dax McCarty, Joel Lindpere, Tim Cahill; Thierry Henry
Bench: Luis Robles, Roy Miller, Stephen Keel, Brandon Barklage, Lloyd Sam, Sebastien Le Toux, Kenny Cooper
DC: Bill Hamid; Andy Najar, Brandon McDonald, Dejan Jakovic, Chris Korb; Chris Pontius, Perry Kitchen, Marcelo Saragosa, Nick DeLeon; Dwayne De Rosario (c), Lionard Pajoy
Bench: Joe Willis, Emiliano Dudar, Ethan White, Branko Boskovic, Lewis Neal, Hamdi Salihi, Long Tan