1:1 tie with Tecos ends Mexico camp
February 14, 2012 (Official Game Summary)
The New York Red Bulls completed their third preseason match with a 1-1 draw against Mexican side Estudiantes Tecos in Guadalajara, Mexico Tuesday night. The game marks the final match of the team's preseason tour through Mexico. New York is now 1-0-2 in preseason play.
Kenny Cooper kicked off the scoring for the Red Bulls, when he ripped one from outside the box to beat Tecos goalkeeper Guadalupe Martinez in the 28th minute for his second preseason tally of the year. Tecos answered back with the equalizer shortly after in the 34th minute, when Gabriel Pereyra placed his foot on a loose ball and put it past New York goalkeeper Ryan Meara.
The teams remained locked in a 1-1 tie for the remainder of the match.
Red Bulls defender Roy Miller received a straight red card in the 82nd minute after some minor pushing and shoving broke out in front of Meara.