New England vs Philadelphia Union Preview and Prediction

New England vs Philadelphia Union 2018 MLS by LeagueLane

New England Revolution vs Philadelphia Union
2018/19 Major League Soccer
Date: Sunday, 12 August 2018
Kick-off at 00:30 UK/ 01:30 CET
Venue: Gillette Stadium (Foxborough).

Both New England and Philadelphia struggled for consistency off late, the hosts particularly disappointing with their winless streak stretched to five games last week (2 draws, 3 losses).

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New England played a thriller at Orlando City last week, but the 3-3 ft score-line once again exposed their defensive woes and inability to hold on to a lead. They were leading 2-0 after 18 minutes from kick-off.

Philadelphia on the other hand were thrashed 0-3 by Portland Timbers in their latest MLS fixture. The team now lost 6 of their last 9, the remaining 3 are wins, but this only resulted in them dropping down the league table.

The Union have similar problem like their hosts, after conceding 16 goals in their last 6 games. Away from home, the defensive record is even worse with 3 or more goals conceded in 4 of the last 5.

New England Revolution vs Philadelphia Union Head-to-head

  • Philadelphia won 2-0 at home when the teams met earlier this season.
  • Thus, the last four h2h matches between the sides saw no stalemates, Philadelphia won 3 and lost 1.
  • Even at home, New England have a humble h2h record against the Union, 3 wins, 2 draws and 4 losses from 9.

New England Revolution vs Philadelphia Union Prediction

Neither side can be trusted with our money in terms of their ability to safeguard a lead, therefore we must look into other markets.

The key point for the betting picks is here; New England conceded at least 2 goals in four consecutive games, whereas Philadelphia conceded 3 at least in 4 of their last 5 away games.

Thus both teams to score is our top pick and value seekers can combine this with over 2.5 goal market.

New England Revolution vs Philadelphia Union Betting Tips

Both teams to Score at 1.57 (4/7).

Total match goals – Over 3.5 @ 2.50 (3/2).

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