Atlanta vs SJ Earthquakes: Preview and Predictions

Atlanta United vs SJ Earthquakes MLS Match Preview 5th July 2017

Atlanta United vs SJ Earthquakes
Major League Soccer
Date: Wednesday, 5th July 2017
Kick off at 00:00 UK/ 01:00 CET
Venue: Bobby Dodd Stadium.

Atlanta United showed an outstanding display at the weekend when they managed to collect rare points in the road by beating Columbus Crew 0-2 at MAPFRE Stadium thanks to a brace from Hector Villaba.

Gerardo Martino’s men will be looking to build on the fine display on Tuesday, but it will be quite a challenge against the red-hot SJ Earthquakes side.

Atlanta United

The league’s newcomers have been impeccable at their Bobby Dodd Stadium in the recent period.

The team notched five wins in last five games on the home court to climb up to the fifth position in the Eastern Conference standings.

Hector Villaba is the man to look after as he took his tally to eight goals so far in the season with a brace in the mentioned with over the Crew.

SJ Earthquakes

San Jose are also on a hot run of form with four wins and a draw in last five games in all competitions.

However, Chris Letch’s side played each of the mentioned five fixtures on the home ground where they are much more successful than on the road.

The team will come into the game after the Saturday’s 2-1 win over LA Galaxy in the Californian derby at Avaya Stadium.

Atlanta United vs SJ Earthquakes: Head to head

This is going to be the first ever head to head encounter between the two teams.

Atlanta United vs SJ Earthquakes: Prediction

Atlanta have five wins on the bounce at Bobby Dodd Stadium, they caught a break on the road at the weekend and we would go against ourselves should we back anything else but the home win in this one.

Hector Villaba is our top suggestion for the anytime goalscorer pick at the odds of 8/5.

Atlanta United vs SJ Earthquakes: Bet Tips

The first bet will be Atlanta United to win at 1.60 odds with Unibet.

The second bet is Hector Villaba to score anytime at the odds of 2.60.