Atlanta United 5/2 to beat DC United and both teams to score in Mondays MLS matchup
Market: Atlanta United win and both teams to score
Odds: 5/2 @ Bet 365
Looking to close the gap on New York Red Bulls at the top of the Eastern Conference, Atlanta will travel to DC United’s AudiField Stadium in the early hours of Monday morning.
Starting with the hosts, although it was a tough start to the season for DC United, they have enjoyed an impressive mid-season bounce. After 24 games in the Eastern Conference, DC have won seven, drawn six and lost 11, scoring 39 and conceding 42 in return. Now with a points tally of 27, the hosts sit seven points adrift of the playoffs with four games in hand. As for their recent form, while DC have now lost their last two on the bounce and will struggle against a high flying Atlanta side, Ben Olsen’s side, led by Wayne Rooney have found the net in five of their last six home matches. However, they have now kept just one clean sheet in their last 20 matches in all competitions.
As for the visitors, after enjoying a stellar start to the new campaign, many have Atlanta tipped to win the Eastern Conference outright. After 26 games, they have now won 16, drawn six and lost four, scoring 55 and conceding 30 in return, they hold the best-attacking stats in the division. Now just a point adrift of NY Red Bulls, a win on Monday will see them jump back to top spot. As for their recent form, while they haven’t kept a clean sheet in their last six matches, Atlanta have now won four of their last five and also beat DC 3-1 the last time the two sides met.
Bet: Atlanta United 5/2 to beat DC United and both teams to score in Mondays MLS matchup@ Bet 365