What time does New York Red Bulls vs Columbus Crew kick off?
The New York Red Bulls (2 wins, 1 loss, 0 draws) welcome the Columbus Crew (2-0-1) to Red Bull Arena Sunday. Kickoff is scheduled for 2 p.m. ET. Below, we preview the New York vs. Columbus odds and lines, and make our best MLS bets, picks and predictions.
Are the Red Bulls better at home than on the road?
The Red Bulls are 0-1-0 at home and were 8-3-6 at home a season ago — far better than their 5-9-3 road record in 2021. New York M Lewis Morgan is tied for the third-most goals in the MLS with 3 tallies. The Crew have also started the season off strong.
Where do the New York Red Bulls stand in the Eastern Conference?
As for the Red Bulls, they sit second in the Eastern Conference with 26 points, 2 behind NYCFC. While scoring is how you win the game, New York has been dominant on the defensive end, allowing just 17 goals in 16 games.
Will Gareth Bale be available for LAFC against the Red Bulls?
Bale will not be available against the Red Bulls, but LAFC shouldn’t be concerned as it is 5-1-2 at home this season. It’s led by F Carlos Vela, who has 6 goals on the season. LAFC has won 2 of its last 3.