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New York City FC 0-7 New York Red Bulls

Frank Lampard
Frank Lampard has been called the worst MLS signing ever by several US media outlets

Frank Lampard was jeered by his own fans as his New York City side were humiliated 7-0 by New York Red Bulls.

Substitute Lampard, 37, was making his first appearance of the season in the week it was revealed that he earns $6m (£4.1m) - more than the entire Red Bulls squad.

Patrick Vieira's City - who started with fellow big names Andrea Pirlo and David Villa - had 57.7% of possession.

Bradley Wright-Phillips scored twice for the Red Bulls.

The former Manchester City striker now has 50 goals in MLS - one fewer than Thierry Henry managed for the same club.

Red Bulls were already 5-0 up when ex-Chelsea and England midfielder Lampard, who had been out with a calf injury, replaced Pirlo with 15 minutes remaining.

The win equals the record for the biggest margin in MLS history.

Los Angeles Galaxy beat Dallas Burn 8-1 in 1998 while Chicago Fire beat Kansas City Wizards 7-0 in 2001.

Lampard, Pirlo and Villa are all in the league's top 10 earners, with Red Bulls' top earner Wright-Phillips in contrast set to make $650,000 (£448,000) this season.

Line-ups

New York City FC

  • 12Saunders
  • 27Allen
  • 13Brillant
  • 2Hernandez
  • 22Matarrita
  • 5LopezBooked at 16mins
  • 6BravoBooked at 30mins
  • 21PirloSubstituted forLampardat 75'minutes
  • 19SheltonSubstituted forMendozaat 69'minutes
  • 7Villa
  • 15McNamaraBooked at 37minsSubstituted forHarrisonat 57'minutes

Substitutes

  • 3White
  • 8Lampard
  • 9Mendoza
  • 10Diskerud
  • 11Harrison
  • 25Johansen
  • 51Iraola

New York Red Bulls

  • 31Robles
  • 15Zizzo
  • 25Duvall
  • 78Collin
  • 5LadeBooked at 73mins
  • 8Campanholi
  • 11McCarty
  • 10Sam
  • 16KljestanSubstituted forBaahat 80'minutes
  • 13GrellaSubstituted forMuylat 54'minutes
  • 99Wright-PhillipsSubstituted forVerónat 66'minutesBooked at 84mins

Substitutes

  • 3Baah
  • 19Muyl
  • 24Reynish
  • 27Davis
  • 30Verón
  • 92Lawrence
  • 98Wright-Phillips
Referee:
Chris Penso
Attendance:
37,858

Match Stats

Home TeamNew York City FCAway TeamNew York Red Bulls
Possession
Home57%
Away43%
Shots
Home11
Away17
Shots on Target
Home2
Away9
Corners
Home8
Away11
Fouls
Home10
Away13

Live Text

Match ends, New York City FC 0, New York Red Bulls 7.

Full Time

Second Half ends, New York City FC 0, New York Red Bulls 7.

Attempt missed. Frederic Brillant (New York City FC) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by David Villa with a cross following a corner.

Corner, New York City FC. Conceded by Gideon Baah.

Mikey Lopez (New York City FC) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Felipe (New York Red Bulls).

Goal!

Goal! New York City FC 0, New York Red Bulls 7. Gideon Baah (New York Red Bulls) left footed shot from very close range to the bottom left corner following a corner.

Corner, New York Red Bulls. Conceded by Frederic Brillant.

Attempt missed. Lloyd Sam (New York Red Bulls) right footed shot from very close range is just a bit too high. Assisted by Gonzalo Verón with a cross.

Goal!

Goal! New York City FC 0, New York Red Bulls 6. Gonzalo Verón (New York Red Bulls) header from the right side of the six yard box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Felipe with a cross following a set piece situation.

Foul by Jack Harrison (New York City FC).

Felipe (New York Red Bulls) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Corner, New York Red Bulls. Conceded by Jason Hernandez.

Attempt blocked. Alex Muyl (New York Red Bulls) left footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Felipe.

Corner, New York Red Bulls. Conceded by Federico Bravo.

Substitution

Substitution, New York Red Bulls. Gideon Baah replaces Sacha Kljestan.

Steven Mendoza (New York City FC) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Dax McCarty (New York Red Bulls).

Attempt missed. Lloyd Sam (New York Red Bulls) right footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses the top right corner. Assisted by Dax McCarty.

Foul by Mikey Lopez (New York City FC).

Connor Lade (New York Red Bulls) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt blocked. Steven Mendoza (New York City FC) left footed shot from a difficult angle on the left is blocked. Assisted by Jack Harrison.

Foul by Frederic Brillant (New York City FC).

Aurélien Collin (New York Red Bulls) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Mikey Lopez (New York City FC) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Aurélien Collin (New York Red Bulls).

Substitution

Substitution, New York City FC. Frank Lampard replaces Andrea Pirlo.

Attempt missed. Andrea Pirlo (New York City FC) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right from a direct free kick.

Booking

Connor Lade (New York Red Bulls) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Steven Mendoza (New York City FC) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Connor Lade (New York Red Bulls).

Offside, New York City FC. Ronald Matarrita tries a through ball, but Andrea Pirlo is caught offside.

Corner, New York City FC. Conceded by Sal Zizzo.

David Villa (New York City FC) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Aurélien Collin (New York Red Bulls).

Attempt saved. David Villa (New York City FC) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Attempt blocked. Steven Mendoza (New York City FC) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Corner, New York City FC. Conceded by Alex Muyl.

Substitution

Substitution, New York City FC. Steven Mendoza replaces Khiry Shelton.

Attempt missed. David Villa (New York City FC) right footed shot from the left side of the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Andrea Pirlo.

goal

Scores, Results & Fixtures

Saturday 21st May 2016

As It Stood

A

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Philadelphia Union115331511418
2New York City FC124531817117
3Montreal Impact114431816216
4Toronto FC114341412215
5New York Red Bulls124171420-613
6D.C. United123451314-113
7New England Revolution122731520-513
8Orlando City SC102531716111
9Columbus Crew SC102441215-310
10Chicago Fire10145813-57

B

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Colorado Rapids12732159624
2FC Dallas137241919023
3Vancouver Whitecaps FC136252020020
4LA Galaxy1054124121219
5San Jose Earthquakes115331514118
6Real Salt Lake105231414017
7Sporting Kansas City135261314-117
8Seattle Sounders FC104151012-213
9Portland Timbers123361722-512
10Houston Dynamo113261819-111
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