New York City FC to score over 2.5 goals against FC Cincinnati 11/8 in Friday’s MLS matchup
Market: New York City FC to score over 2.5 goals
Odds: 11/8 @ Bet 365
Looking to shore up their spot in the play-offs, New York City FC will host a struggling FC Cincinnati in the early hours of Friday.
Starting with the hosts, enjoying a bright run of form, New York City FC will have their sights set on landing another play-off finish in the Eastern Conference. In their 13 MLS matches this season, they have recorded four wins, eight draws and one defeat, scoring 18 and conceding 15 in return. With a points tally of 20, the Sky Blues hold a two-point buffer from slipping out of the top-seven, however, they do hold four games in hand over Montreal who sit one spot ahead of them. Looking to mount a charge up the table, NYCFC are enjoying a nine-match unbeaten run and have scored two or more goals in three of their previous four appearances.
As for the visitors, continuing on what has become a worrying run of form, Cincinnati have begun freefalling down the Eastern Conference. In their opening 15 MLS matches this year, they have recorded just three wins, two draws and 10 defeats, scoring 12 and conceding 28 in return. Sat five points adrift at the foot of the table, Friday’s visitors also hold the second worst defensive record in the Eastern Conference. As for their recent run of results, Cincinnati are enduring a three-match losing run, conceding 10 goals and scoring just two in return. More worrying, they have also lost their last six matches on the road, shipping eight in their last two away outings.
Bet: New York City FC to score over 2.5 goals against FC Cincinnati 11/8 in Friday’s MLS matchup @ Bet 365