Philadelphia Union vs NY Red Bulls prediction and betting tips (May 14)
The top 2 teams in the Eastern Conference standings clash in their next game on Saturday night. The Philadelphia Union seek a win to end the drought. Can they beat the NY Red Bulls in this matchup?
Luquinhas (front) is the key player to watch out for in the Red Bulls
Luquinhas (front) is the key player to watch out for in the Red Bulls

Philadelphia Union face the New York Red Bulls in their next Eastern Conference matchup. This is their 11th league game.

The match is scheduled to start at 7:30 p.m. GMT on Saturday, 14 May 2022. The game time by GMT is 11:30 P.M. on Saturday, May 14. The match venue is Subaru Park, Chester, Pennsylvania.

Betting tips and match predictions for the Philadelphia Union vs NY Red Bulls (May 14) game are available in this article. Next is a preview of the latest betting odds, key stats, team news, and projected starting lineups.

Philadelphia Union vs NY Red Bulls latest odds on betting sites

Philadelphia Union to win odds are priced at 2.40 (+140 American; 7/5 Fractional), the odds for a draw are priced at 3.30 (+230; 23/10), while the NY Red Bulls to win odds are priced at 3.00 (+200; 2/1).

The chances of these outcomes are as follows: Philadelphia Union — 40%, draw — 30%, NY Red Bulls — 30%.

Latest betting odds on Philadelphia Union vs NY Red Bulls (14 May 2022):

  • Over 2.5 goals — 2.15 (+115; 23/20)
  • Under 2.5 goals — 1.66 (-150; 2/3)
  • Asian handicap (0.0, -0.5) on Philadelphia Union — 2.10 (+110; 11/10)
  • Asian handicap (0.0, +0.5) on NY Red Bulls — 1.78 (-128; 25/32)
  • Both teams to score (Yes) — 1.91 (-110; 10/11)
  • Both teams to score (No) — 1.91 (-110; 10/11)

Philadelphia Union vs NY Red Bulls match preview and statistics

The Philadelphia Union are top of the Eastern Conference table with 19 points and a +7 goal difference. They have three draws and two losses in their last five matches. The Union lost 1-2 to Orlando City in the last game.

Ercan Kara gave Orlando the lead in the 54th minute with a right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Three minutes later, Andres Perea doubled their lead with a strike from outside the box to the bottom left corner.

Stuart Findlay pulled one back for Philadelphia in the 77th minute with a left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner, assisted by Jose Martinez following a set piece situation.

Top stats: 45% possession, 10 total shots, four shots on target, one big chance, 303 accurate passes, 78% pass accuracy, 18 fouls committed and two offsides.

Philadelphia Union team news: no player is injured or suspended for this match.

The NY Red Bulls are second in the Eastern Conference standings with 18 points and a +8 goal difference. They haven’t lost in six matches, with four wins and two draws. The Red Bulls beat DC United 3-0 in their last match.

Luquinhas opened the scoring on the stroke of halftime with a right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal, assisted by Dru Yearwood. John Tolkin made it 2-0 in the 48th minute of the second half with a right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner, assisted by Luquinhas.

Zachary Ryan made it 3-0 in the 68th minute with a shot from very close range to the centre of the goal, assisted by Cameron Harper following a set piece situation. Team statistics: 47% possession, 12 total shots, eight shots on target, one big chance, 218 accurate passes, 64% pass accuracy, 12 fouls committed, two offsides and seven corners.

NY Red Bulls team news: Andrew Reyes, Caden Clark, Cameron Harper, Serge Ngoma and Wikelman Carmona are sidelined due to injuries.

Philadelphia Union vs NY Red Bulls H2H

Philadelphia Union haven’t lost to the NY Red Bulls in their last seven meetings with five wins and two draws. The Union won 1-nil in the last meeting.

Philadelphia Union vs NY Red Bulls lineups and key players

Philadelphia Union projected starting lineup:

  • Andre Blake
  • Alva Elvis Powell
  • Jakob Glesnes
  • Jack Elliott
  • Kai Wagner
  • Alejandro Bedoya
  • Jose Andres Martinez
  • Leon Flach
  • Daniel Gazdag
  • Cory Burke
  • Juliam Carranza

Daniel Gazdag is the key player to watch out for. In their last league match against LAFC, he scored a goal and provided an assist. Gazdag has five goals and two assists in 10 league games. Looking forward to seeing a good performance from the Hungarian.

NY Red Bulls projected starting lineup:

  • Carlos Miguel
  • Thomas Edwards
  • Sean Nealis
  • Aaron Long
  • John Tolkin
  • Frankie Amaya
  • Christian Casseres Jr
  • Luquinhas
  • Lewis Morgan
  • Patryk Klimala
  • Tom Barlow

Luquinhas is the key player to watch out for. He had a top performance in their last match against DC United with a goal and an assist. Luquinhas has two assists and a goal so far in the league. He needs to have a good game against the Union.

Philadelphia Union vs NY Red Bulls predictions and betting tips

Philadelphia are top of the league table heading into this match, while NY Red Bulls are second in the table with a point below them. The winner of the match will top the Eastern Conference table.

The Union have struggled in their last five games, with zero wins, three draws and two losses, one of which came in their last match. But the Union have a good record against the Red Bulls with five wins and two draws in the last seven h2h games.

Predictions for this match are under 2.5 goals and both teams to score. The Red Bulls are in top form, with four wins and a draw in the last five matches. They should be able to score against Philadelphia. Both teams have not totalled more than two goals for four consecutive h2h games, with the hosts not being at their best, they may likely settle for a draw and net only a goal.

Betting prediction: Under 2.5 goals

Odds: 1.66 (-150 American; 2/3 Fractional)

Betting prediction: Both teams to score (Yes)

Odds: 1.91 (-110 American; 10/11 Fractional)

Philadelphia Union — NY Red Bulls
Won
Under 2.5 goals
1.66
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