LA Galaxy 13/8 to score over 1.5 goals against Columbus Crew in Thursday’s MLS matchup
Market: LA Galaxy to score over 1.5 goals
Odds: 13/8 @ Bet 365
With the chance to climb to the top of the Western Conference, LA Galaxy will travel to a struggling Columbus Crew on Thursday.
Starting with the hosts, while Columbus may have enjoyed a bright start to the year, the Crew have recently hit a worrying run of form. In their opening 11 matches in the Eastern Conference this year, they have recorded just four victories, one draw and six defeats, scoring nine and conceding 14 in return. Picking up 13 points out of a possible 33, Columbus currently sit sixth in the table and hold just a two-point buffer from slipping out of the playoffs. As for their recent run of results, the Yellow and Blacks have lost their last five MLS matchups, conceding 10 goals. It is also worth noting that Thursday’s hosts have lost their last two matches at the MAPFRE Stadium.
As for the visitors, continuing to shine in the final third, LA Galaxy have their sights firmly set on winning the Western Conference outright this year. In their opening 10 matches, they have recorded seven victories, one draw and just two defeats, scoring 17 and conceding 11 in return. With a points tally of 22, another victory in midweek would see the Whites climb to the top of the table. As for their recent run of results, Galaxy have lost just one of their last eight outings and have also now scored two or more goals in seven of their last eight appearances.
Bet: LA Galaxy 13/8 to score over 1.5 goals against Columbus Crew in Thursday’s MLS matchup @ Bet 365