Montreal vs Columbus Crew
USA – MLS
Date: Saturday, 1 May 2021
Kick-off at 20:00 UK/ 21:00 CET
Venue: Saputo Stadium (Montreal).
Montreal has been unbeaten for the past two clashes in the campaign. The opening match saw them winning 4-2 at home against Toronto FC in their schedule. They will return home after a 2-2 draw on the road with Nashville last time out in the campaign. The home team reached the play-in round last season after finishing at the 18th spot in the overall MLS table.
Columbus Crew failed to score in their opening match which ended in a goalless draw at home with Philadelphia Union last time out. The reigning champions were fourth in the overall league table last season. The away team will try to build on their unbeaten run in the league to the upcoming clash.
Montreal vs Columbus Crew Head-to-head (h2h)
- The host has recorded three of the last five overall wins.
- Both teams have scored in three of their recent five fixtures.
- None of their last seven matches have ended in a draw.
- Their previous encounter gave a 1-2 away win for Montreal.
- The host has lost one of their last seven clashes at home.
Montreal vs Columbus Crew Prediction
Montreal has been unbeaten for the past two clashes in the campaign and both clashes have produced ten goals overall. The home team enjoys the ground advantage in the middle, but defeating the reigning champions will be easier said than done for the host.
Columbus Crew will aim to keep their title intact this season. They have started the new edition on the right foot which is why we can expect them to build on their draw from the last game. Hence, the double chance favoring Columbus Crew will probably be the best bet for the punters.
Furthermore, the tip for BTTS will come in handy for the goals area in the clash. Both teams have a chance to see the back of the net in ninety minutes with their current form in the league.
Montreal vs Columbus Crew Betting tips
Both teams to score @ 1.50 (1/2).
Double chance: Draw or Columbus Crew @ 1.40 (2/5).