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Red Bulls win, 2-0; advance to dream series with LA

Post by Don Ruiz / The News Tribune on Oct. 26, 2011 at 8:04 pm with 4 Comments »
October 26, 2011 8:13 pm

New York goes to Frisco, Texas, and beats FC Dallas, 2-0. The Red Bulls will go on to meet the LA Galaxy in an aggregate-score, away-and-home series. So yes, the Western side of the MLS bracket is now made up of LA, Seattle, Salt Lake and NY.

Game report here.

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  1. jimkingjr says:

    Gee, I thought it was the all-powerful West that was supposed to creep up the East bracket…

    I like this result, though, because I think the Red Bulls have a better chance than did Dallas to defeat the Galaxy and give the Sounders home field for the Conference finals- against the Red Bulls.

  2. ciscokid says:

    I felt the same way about rooting for NYRB but of course we have to do our part, and probably without Rosales for the whole series.

  3. jimkingjr says:

    One of the things I like about thye Red Bulls is their recent propensity for red cards- hopefully they’ll beat the Galaxy, but Henry will be unavailable for the finals… :)

  4. EverydayFan says:

    Love the result!
    LAG is forced to fly cross country twice and play 2 physical games with plentiful red card opportunities, and if NYRB win, we get home field … Go NYRB!

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