RSL draw a good chance for us to get organized – NYRB’s Backe

New York Red Bulls coach Hans Backe admits the scoreless draw with Real Salt Lake on the weekend was a good chance for his side to organize themselves.

New York Red Bulls coach Hans Backe admits the scoreless draw with Real Salt Lake on the weekend was a good chance for his side to organize themselves.

The Swedish tactician was well aware it would be a tough encounter with the reigning champions but was pleased that his players toughed it out got themselves a handy point to remain top of the Eastern Conference table.

“This is a type of game when two teams are in good shape, are well organized, so a result of a tie is OK,” he said.

“It was a tight game, it never really opened up. There weren’t many scoring chances.”