An early goal by Florian Valot has allowed the Red Bulls of New York to defeat the Atlanta United FC 1 0 on Saturday night in the first game of the two teams in the tournament “MLS is Back”
In the fourth minute, midfielder French has enjoyed a good relay Kaku to sneak one past the keeper Brad Guzan. The representative of New Yorkers, then foiled with a striking flush to the ground.
The winners have gone close to doubling their lead in the 25th minute, but this time, Guzan has had the last word. The guardian has followed the action and was well positioned to make the stop on a shot at close range with the attacker, Daniel Royer.
In total, Guzan has faced four shots on goal, as much as his vis-à-vis Daniel Jensen.
For their next matchup, the Red Bulls will compete at the Columbus Crew. On his side, Atlanta will face the FC Cincinnati. These two duels will be played next Thursday.