Over 2.5 goals at New York City FC vs Houston Dynamo 8/13 for Friday’s MLS clash
Market: Over 2.5 goals
Odds: 8/13 @ Bet 365
Two sides who have struggled with their consistency of late, New York City will host Houston Dynamo in the early hours of Friday morning.
Starting with the hosts, while New York City may still sit in pole position to secure a play-off spot in the Eastern Conference, they have begun to show some signs of a struggle. In their 21 MLS matches this season, they have recorded nine wins, eight draws and four defeats, scoring 37 and conceding 27 in return. With a points tally of 35, the Sky Blues currently sit fifth in the standings and are seven points adrift of league leaders Philadelphia. As for their recent run of results, New York City have lost four of their last six matches across all competitions and it is also worth noting that their last four consecutive matches have produced over 2.5 goals at full-time.
As for the visitors, continuing on what has been a very worrying run of form, Houston have now begun freefalling down the Western Conference. In their 23 MLS matches this season, they have recorded nine wins, three draws and 11 defeats, scoring 32 and conceding 36 in return. With a points tally of 30, they currently sit ninth in the table and are three points adrift of climbing back into the top-seven. As for their recent run of results, Houston have lost six of their last seven matches across all competitions and it is also worth noting that they have seen their last four consecutive matches on the road end with over 2.5 goals.
Bet: Over 2.5 goals at New York City FC vs Houston Dynamo 8/13 for Friday’s MLS clash @ Bet 365