The New York Red Bulls and Philadelphia Union played to a scoreless draw on Wednesday night in preseason action.
From the Red Bulls:
Red Bulls' captain Dax McCarty played the first 45 minutes before being replaced by second-year Homegrown player Sean Davis.
Sacha Kljestan played 56 minutes before taking a knock. He was replaced by Homegrown signingAlex Muyl.
Gideon Baah and Ronald Zubar started for New York at center back, shutting down the first-choice Union attack and limiting the chances on Luis Robles.
Robles played the full 90 minutes in goal and was solid when called upon, including making a one-on-one save on Ilsinho in the 26th minute.
This was New York's final preseason game against an MLS team. They will face NASL's Jacksonville Armada before their season opener at home on Sunday, March 6, against Toronto FC.
Red Bulls head coach Jesse Marsch spoke after their tie with Union: