New York City FC 4/7 to beat New England in Thursday’s MLS matchup
Market: New York City FC win
Odds: 4/7 @ Bet 365
Looking to close the gap at the top of the Eastern Conference, New York City FC will welcome New England to Yankee Stadium in the early hours of Thursday morning.
Starting with the hosts, although they may have hit a minor blip on the road, New York City will be glad to see a return to Yankee Stadium. After 27 MLS matches, the hosts have won 14, drawn six and lost seven, scoring 50 and conceding 36 in return, they now hold the second best-attacking record in the Eastern Conference. Now with an 18 point buffer from slipping out of the playoffs, they have all but confirmed their spot in the top six. As for their recent form, while they are without a win in their last four, NYC are now unbeaten in their last 13 matches at home.
As for the visitors, although they showed signs of improvement under Brad Friedel, New England have drastically struggled of late. After 26 matches this season, they have won seven, drawn nine and lost 10, scoring 39 and conceding 42 in return. With a points tally of 30, New England are now six points adrift of the playoffs. As for their recent form, The Revolution have now failed to win any of their last eight in all competitions, losing three of their last four. New England have also failed to score in any of their three defeats. The visitors have also lost four of their last five matches on the road.
Bet: New York City FC 4/7 to beat New England in Thursday’s MLS matchup @ Bet 365