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MLS Clash: Red Bulls Take on CF Montreal Sat. 5/20/23 at Red Bulls Arena

May 19, 2023
Graphic of NY Red Bulls v. CF Montreal Game of 5/20/23

Harrison, NJ - Soccer fans are in for a thrilling Major League Soccer (MLS) showdown as the New York Red Bulls gear up to face CF Montreal on Saturday, May 20, 2023. The highly anticipated match is scheduled to kick off at 7:30 p.m. and will take place at the Red Bulls Arena in Harrison, New Jersey.

CF Montreal, formerly known as Club de Foot and Montreal Impact, is set to bring its dynamic gameplay to the Red Bulls' home turf. The team's home stadium, Saputo Stadium, located in Montreal, Quebec, boasts a capacity of 19,619 fans. The Red Bull Arena holds 25,000 fans. With a history of success and a passionate fanbase, CF Montreal will be eager to secure a victory in this crucial clash.  The Red Bull Arena is not however expected to reach its seating capacity in this match.

Club Standings

Heading into this encounter, both teams find themselves in the middle of the MLS Conference Standings. The New York Red Bulls currently occupy the 14th position with a record of 2 wins, 4 losses, and 7 ties. CF Montreal, on the other hand, sits just ahead in the 12th spot with 5 wins, 7 losses, and 0 ties. As the battle for higher standings intensifies, this match could have significant implications for both teams' aspirations in the league.

Traffic & Mass Transit Option

While soccer enthusiasts eagerly anticipate the game, residents of Harrison, NJ should be aware of potential disruptions to their daily routines. The Harrison Police will temporarily close streets surrounding the Red Bulls Arena to ensure the safety and smooth operation of the match. Therefore, it is advisable to plan accordingly and avoid any inconvenience in reaching your apartment building or home during the game. There are Harrison Police Escorts if you arrive during the street closures that will get you to your apartment or home. The Harrison Police Department has not yet issued a Traffic Bulletin on the CF Montreal game.  You can click here to check the Harrison Police Departments Facebook page for updated game information (if any).

To ease traffic congestion, fans are strongly encouraged to utilize mass transit, specifically the PATH train, as a means of transportation. Conveniently located within walking distance of Red Bulls Arena, the Harrison PATH Train Station provides a hassle-free and efficient way to travel to the stadium. By opting for public transportation, fans can minimize their carbon footprint and contribute to a more sustainable matchday experience.

Get Your Tickets

For those eager to witness the electrifying clash between the New York Red Bulls and CF Montreal, tickets are available for purchase on Ticketmaster. Don't miss out on the opportunity to be part of the vibrant atmosphere and witness some world-class soccer action in person.

As the teams take to the field on Saturday, spectators can anticipate an enthralling display of skill, strategy, and passion. Both the New York Red Bulls and CF Montreal will be vying for a crucial victory, seeking to elevate their positions in the MLS Conference Standings. With the backdrop of Red Bulls Arena amplifying the fervor, this MLS matchup promises to be an unforgettable evening for soccer enthusiasts and fans alike.

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