Los Angeles FC vs Colorado Rapids
2018/19 Major League Soccer
Date: Monday, 20 August 2018
Kick-off at 3:00 UK/ 4:00 CET
Venue: Banc of California Stadium (Los Angeles).
Los Angeles Fc will be hosting Colorado Rapids in the Banc of California Stadium for their first ever encounter.
The Galaxy was able to bounce back and cut short their five-match winless run. Generally speaking, the performance woes facing Los Angeles Fc will be music to the ears of their opponents in this match.
Their morale must have been rejuvenated by a positive result from their last league match against Real Salt Lake.
Nonetheless, Los Angeles will battle it out to the end in a bid to impress their fans at home. Even though their current form is in a deplorable state, they still sit in the third place in the western conference standings.
Colorado Rapids will be coming into this matchup at a time they are trailing in the second last place of the western conference standings.
Despite that, they have had an unbeaten run in their last 3 league matches. They are capable to find the back of their opponents in any circumstance. This means that they may put up a show in this away fixture.
Los Angeles FC vs Colorado Rapids: Head-to-Head
These two sides have not met in the past for any MSL league match.
Los Angeles FC vs Colorado Rapids: Prediction
The home side are the favorites for this matchup. However, they can easily succumb to stunts delivered by their opponents. With the current team performance, the home team may have to look into their mode of play if they want to come out of this match with something.
Additionally, they will be testing the waters and get to know how tough the Colorado Rapids may be. They may get surprised if they get into the match with a lot of confidence.
Colorado Rapids will get into this match determined to display their ability. Well, they may not measure up the home team, but they will definitely not go down easily.
Los Angeles FC vs Colorado Rapids: Betting Tip
Los Angeles win and over 2.5 goals @ 11/10 (2.10).