Jul 17, 2014 at 12am UK at ​PPL Park
PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia Union
3-1
NY Red BullsNew York Red Bulls
Casey (9'), Carreiro (51'), Le Toux (69' pen.)
FT(HT: 1-0)

Result: Philadelphia Union put three past New York Red Bulls

Markus Holgersson of the New York Red Bulls plays the ball against the Houston Dynamo during the match at Red Bull Arena on August 10, 2012
© Getty Images
Conor Casey, Fred and Sebastien Le Toux find the net as Philadelphia Union defeat New York Red Bulls 3-1.

Philadelphia Union recorded a comfortable 3-1 win over New York Red Bulls in Major League Soccer today.

The home side got off to the ideal start, racing into the lead with less than 10 minutes on the clock when Conor Casey turned in Andrew Wenger's inviting cross.

Casey turned provider for Philadelphia's second goal, lining up a shooting opportunity for Fred inside the area, which the Brazilian powered into the back of the net.

New York were handed a lifeline on the hour mark as Bradley Wright-Phillips drilled the ball home from close range following good work by Thierry Henry, but a comeback was never on the cards.

Shortly after Wright-Phillips's effort pulled a goal back, the visitors' Maurice Edu drew a foul from Eric Alexander in the penalty area, allowing Sebastien Le Toux to bury the resultant spot kick and put the match to bed.

Brad Davis of the Houston Dynamo works out on the field before the game against the Chicago Fire at BBVA Compass Stadium on July 27, 2013
Read Next:
Result: Late Davis penalty earns Houston point
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole



Tables

Eastern Conference

TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Toronto25147446281849
2New York City FCNY City25144749331646
3Chicago Fire25125846341241
4Montreal ImpactMontreal2410684137436
5Columbus Crew26113123738-136
6Atlanta UnitedAtlanta2210573628835
7Philadelphia UnionPhiladelphia2486103331230
8New England RevolutionNew England2486103938130
9New England RevolutionNew England2486103938130
10Orlando City2477102436-1228
11DC United2564152044-2422

Western Conference

TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Sporting Kansas CityKansas251010531191240
2Seattle SoundersSeattle2510873832638
3Houston DynamoHouston2510784334937
4Portland TimbersPortland2610794543237
5Dallas239863328535
6Vancouver WhitecapsVancouver2310493433134
7San Jose EarthquakesEarthquakes259792835-734
8Real Salt LakeSalt Lake2685133245-1329
9Los Angeles GalaxyLA Galaxy2365123242-1023
10Minnesota UnitedMinnesota Utd2465133050-2023
11Colorado RapidsColorado2364132231-922
LIVE SCORES VIDEPRINTER
expand