The New York Red Bulls are an American soccer club situated in Harrison, New Jersey. The group plays in the Eastern Conference of Major League Soccer (MLS). It is one of the ten contract clubs of MLS, having there in the group since its beginning in 1996 (however initially known as New York/New Jersey MetroStars and from 1998 to 2005 season as MetroStars). On March 9, 2006, the group was sold to Red Bull GmbH, prompting the group’s present name. The group is one of two MLS establishments to New York, alongside New York City FC.
The Red Bulls won the Supporters’ Shield in 2013 and 2015. The group’s earlier best result in a MLS season was achieving the MLS Cup last in 2008. In the US Open Cup, the MetroStars achieved three semi-finals (1997, 1998, 2000), preceding achieving their first trophy last in 2003, losing 1–0 to the Chicago Fire.
At the point when MLS recompensed New York an establishment in the class’ inaugural season, the newcomer New York/New Jersey MetroStars moved rapidly to concrete themselves as a group deserving of the biggest business sector in the US. Their first marking, Tab Ramos, was the main player to sign on with MLS and a veteran of the 1994 World Cup with the US national group. Hard on Ramos’ heels came ’94 fellow team member Tony Meola and AC Milan whiz Roberto Donadoni.
Regardless of the star control, the Metros battled. In their first amusement at Giants Stadium, protector Nicola Caricola scored an own objective to give the meeting New England Revolution a 1-0 win. Whether justified or not, the MetroStars’ playoff battles in the resulting seasons were credited to the “Scourge of Caricola,” and the group’s best complete came in 2000 when they lost in the playoff elimination rounds to the Chicago Fire.
In 2006, as yet deficient with regards to a noteworthy trophy, Red Bull obtained the group and gave their name to the previous MetroStars. The Red Bulls made it to MLS Cup in 2008, losing to the Columbus Crew in the last, and in 2010 the club initiated another home, Red Bull Arena, to end their tenure at the Meadowlands. The 2010 season likewise denoted the entry of fabulous striker Thierry Henry and Mexican national group chief Rafa Marquez, however the Designated Player-team are only the most recent in a long line of prominent players who have yet to win New York a desired local title
Bradley Wright-PhillipsJuan Pablo AngelGiovanni SavareseTim HowardMike PetkeJozy AltidoreClint MathisTab RamosMichael BradleyEddie GavenRafa MarquezLothar MatthausSeth StammlerAmado GuevaraYouri DjorkaeffJohn WolyniecRoberto DonadoniTony MeolaTim ReamDave Van Den BerghJeff ParkeDane RichardsJoel LindpereThierry HenryTim Cahill
The joint efforts its home amusements in Red Bull Arena, in Harrison, New Jersey, which opened for the 2010 MLS season. Already the group played at Giants Stadium, where they had played their home matches from 1996 until the end of the 2009 season. The stadium was situated in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The group’s base camp is situated in Harrison. The stadium has a 25,189 seating limit.
The Red Bulls’ main opponent is D.C. Joined together; against whom they go after the Atlantic Cup. The New England Revolution and the Philadelphia Union are additionally rivals of the Red Bulls. The Red Bulls had not fully ended the Revolution at the last’s home venue Gillette Stadium for a long time, until a 2–0 win on June 8, 2014, escalating the contention. These contentions emerge out of geographic closeness and as an impression of longstanding competitions between New York-region groups and different clubs in Washington, D.C., Boston, and Philadelphia.
Club records and statistics
•All-Time full season record: 235 wins, 121 draws, 244 loses, (Through November 29, 2014)
•Scored the quickest goal in Major League Soccer history (7 seconds into the game versus the Philadelphia Union on October 18, 2015 at Red Bull Arena