Starting XI vs. NYCFC playoffs

Union vs. NYCFC Starting XI and Lineup Notes, presented by ACME

The Union will face off against the New York City FC in an MLS Knockout Round Playoff game, with kick off slated for 7:00 p.m. ET. Below is the starting lineup and notes. 

Starting XI

Alejandro Bedoya, Andre Blake, Cory Burke, Warren Creavalle, Borek Dockal, Ray Gaddis, Mark McKenzie, Haris Medunjanin, Fafa Picault, Keegan Rosenberry, Auston Trusty


Jack Elliott, Fabinho, Ilsinho, Derrick Jones, John McCarthy, C.J Sapong, Jay Simpson


  • On October 26th, 2016, Alejandro Bedoya scored the only goal in the Union’s last playoff match against Toronto FC.
  • Andre Blake has made 23 career saves in six career appearances against New York City FC.
  • Cory Burke scored the lone goal on Sunday against New York City FC, which brought his season total to ten goals.  
  • Warren Creavalle will be making his seventh career playoff start tonight.
  • Borek Dockal recorded an assist on Sunday against New York City FC, finishing the season with 18 assists, leading the league.
  • Ray Gaddis will be making his 26th start of the season for the Union.
  • Mark McKenzie and Auston Trusty will be making their first career starts in a playoff game.
  • Haris Medunjanin will be making his 30th start of the season for the Union.
  • Fafa Picault will be making his third career start against New York City FC.
  • Keegan Rosenberry will be making his sixth career start against New York City FC.

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