MLS Playoffs 2012: Preview and Predictions for New York Red Bulls vs. DC United

The fervor surrounding the rivalry between the New York Red Bulls and DC United is one of the most intense spectacles the MLS has to offer. Each club is notorious for its supporters—rabid fans that serve as the combating soul for its respective club. 

Tonight, the Eastern Conference Semifinals will be the latest chapter in this historic rivalry.

With millions of people in the Tri-state area still dealing with the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy (myself included), the MLS decided to swap the home dates for the playoff series—much to the dismay of some United fans. 

Fortunately, players, coaches and members of the front office for DC United are class personified and had no issue with swap.  

The fact remains, Red Bull Arena is without power and the region is still struggling to reestablish a mass transit system sufficient enough for a daily commute, let alone a soccer match.

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