LA Galaxy 13/5 to beat New York Red Bulls in Saturday’s MLS matchup
Market: La Galaxy win
Odds: 13/5 @ Bet 365
With the chance to climb to top spot in the Western Conference, LA Galaxy will travel to a struggling New York Red Bulls on Saturday evening.
Starting with the hosts, really enduring a sluggish start to the new MLS campaign, NY Red Bulls find themselves in a battle at the foot of the Eastern Conference. In their opening eight matches this year, they have recorded just two victories, two draws and four defeats, scoring nine and conceding nine in return. Managing to pick up just eight points out of a possible 24, Saturday’s hosts only see their goal difference keep them off of bottom spot. As for their recent run of results, NY Red Bulls have one just one of their last six MLS matchups, losing four of those contests. New York have also lost two of their last three matches at the Red Bull Arena.
As for the visitors, really enjoying a bright start to the new MLS season, LA Galaxy have their sights firmly set on winning the Western Conference outright this year. In their opening nine matchups, they have won seven, drawn one and lost just once, scoring 15 and conceding eight in return. Sat just one-point adrift of climbing to the top of the table, the Whites also hold the joint best defensive record in the division. As for their recent run of results, LA are unbeaten in their last seven matchups and have won six of those contests. It is also worth noting that the visitors have recorded clean sheets in back-to-back appearances.
Bet: LA Galaxy 13/5 to beat New York Red Bulls in Saturday’s MLS matchup @ Bet 365