Columbus Crew vs New York Red Bulls
USA – MLS
Date: Saturday, 21 November 2020
Kick-off at 20:00 UK/ 21:00 CET
Venue: MAPFRE Stadium (Columbus).
The 2-1 win at home against the likes of Atlanta United was Columbus Crew’s previous encounter in the MLS regular season before making it into the play-offs this term.
In the meantime, New York Red Bulls will visit on the back of a similar 2-1 win at home against Toronto FC in the previous regular MLS clash this season.
Columbus Crew vs New York Red Bulls Head-to-head (h2h)
- Only two of their recent seven clashes have ended in a draw.
- Their previous encounter gave a 2-0 home win for Black & Gold.
- The host has recorded four of the last five overall wins.
- Both teams have scored in three of the recent five fixtures.
- The host has been unbeaten for the past four meetings.
- The guest has been unsuccessful in their past eight visits.
Columbus Crew vs New York Red Bulls Prediction
It will be a tight encounter at MAPFRE Stadium and the match is sizing to be a home win in full-time as the hosting side is the favorites to win in the Saturday clash in MLS. Since it is a play-off match, the tip for Columbus Crew to qualify will probably be the ideal choice in the encounter.
The reason to back the home team is because of their dominance in eth h2h history with New York Red Bulls in recent years. The Black and Gold has been unbeaten in the previous four overall h2h meetings within the two sides and also has lost none of their last eight h2h clashes at home with the visitors.
Furthermore, the visiting side is in decent form on the road, having lost only one of the last four outings in their schedule. So, the tip for under 3.5 goals will probably be the best bet to yield decent returns, as the home team will have a hard time making a breakthrough in the play-off fixture.
Columbus Crew vs New York Red Bulls Betting tips
Under 3.5 goals @ 1.40 (2/5).
To qualify: Columbus Crew @ 1.50 (1/2).