Colorado Rapids vs LA Galaxy
Major League Soccer
Date: Thursday, 22nd June 2017
Kick-off at 2:00 UK/ 3:00 CET
Venue: Dick’s Sporting Goods Park (Commerce City).
Colorado Rapids are sitting at 10th in the Western Conference, but they are making a push to move into the top six with some excellent display in home matches. They have now won three home games on the bounce, the latest victim being Portland Timbers last weekend.
Meanwhile, the Rapids lost all their 6 away matches this season. Also, they managed just 2 goals during the period.
Colorado are ranked the fourth best home side, mainly due to their poor start to the season. Their overall home record this season is 5 wins, 1 draw and 2 losses from 8 matches.
Los Angeles Galaxy are the best away side in the league. A total of 13 points came from their 7 outings so far, which is a point more than the top Eastern Conference side Toronto, who 12 point from 8 matches.
The overall form of LA is also brilliant, they are unbeaten in 7 games. Out of which 4 games were on the road are return the stat of 3 wins and 1 draw.
Colorado Rapids vs LA Galaxy: Head-to-head
There is little to separate between the team if you look at the last 10 league meetings between the two. LA are slightly ahead with 4 wins, while Colorado won 3 with 3 matches seeing stalemates.
The last five meetings between the two returned under 2.5 goals.
At home, Colorado won the last two matches against LA, but they were beaten in the previous two.
Colorado Rapids vs LA Galaxy: Prediction
Things are looking better for Colorado with their exuberant home form. But, they will have to work hard to get a positive result against a team like Galaxy. Unlike the Rapids, who get wins just in home games, LA produced some good displays in both home and away games. Moreover, the visitors have a moderate record at the Dick’s Sporting Goods Park. So, this will be a fierce battle.