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GAME THREAD: Philadelphia Union vs. New York City FC

Following a loss last week at Seattle, the Philadelphia Union hope to come home and get a win critical win against New York City FC.

Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports
Talen Energy Stadium, Chester, PA
Saturday, April 23, 2016
4:00 PM
6ABC - JP Dellacamera and Peter Pappas
Online Streaming: MLS LIVE
TBG Game Preview
Know Thy Enemy: Hudson River Blue
Starting XI
CJ Sapong Forward Stiven Mendoza, David Villa, Khiry Shelton
Sebastien Le Toux, Tranquillo Barnetta, Chris Pontius, Brian Carroll, Vincent Nogueira Midfield Kwadwo Poku, Federico Bravo, Mikey Lopez
Keegan Rosenberry, Josh Yaro, Richie Marquez, Fabinho Defense Ronald Matarrita, Jason Hernandez, Frederic Brilliant, Andoni Iraola
Andre Blake Goalkeeper Josh Saunders
Matt Jones, Ray Gaddis, Anderson Conceicao, Ilsinho, Warren Creavalle, Leo Fernandes, Fabian Herbers Bench Eirik Johansen, RJ Allen, Diego Martinez, Mix Diskerud, Thomas McNamara, Tony Taylor, Patrick Mullins
Numbers of Note
4 - Teams in MLS, including the Philadelphia Union, yet to end a match in a draw this year
106 - Shots attempted by New York City, 3rd most in MLS
45 - Shots on target from New York City, 3rd most in MLS
Game Officials
Referee: Jose Carlos Rivera
Assistant: Brian Dunn
Assistant: Jose Da Silva
Fourth: Mathieu Bourdeau