Preview: NYRB V Chicago Fire

By Sean McCaffery, April 21, 2018

Return of the Ginger Nija as former captain Dax McCarty is back in town again. This year the Autisim Awareness match which we mentioned already is coming up in scant hours. The 3-2-0 home team face the Fire at 1-3-1 kicking off at 3:30 Univision, UDN, ESPN+  and Red Bulls Radio will have it for you as well. At 3, New York Red Bulls radio pregames with the triHonda Countdown, hosted by Matt Harmon with Stever Jolly. Ernesto Motta has the play by play in Spanish for them . To do their part for the cause of the day , $3 of each ticket bought will go to Autism Speaks. The Believe Program,  is an outreach initiative for young athletes with special needs. This is a piece of Red Bull's large player development system catering to those of all level in the game. This program is intended solely for bringing the chance to learn and play soccer to all youth with special needs. 

RBA is a fortress as they have gotten all of the possible 9 points there while obliterating the opposition in goals 10-1, never playing from behind. The best home record in MLS since RBA opened is being bouyed by this hot streak with their 87 wins and points total of 291. 

BWP leads the team with 7 goals and 5 assists overall, yet 13 players have found the back of the net and 14 have assists, a wonderful balance.  During MLS matches when BWP has a goal and an assist the team record is 9-0-1. 

Up next LA Galaxy April 28 10:30 ET on MSG, MSG Go, ESPN+ and Red Bulls Radio.