New York City FC vs Toronto FC
USA – Major League Soccer
Date: Thursday, 12 September 2019
Kick-off at 00:00 UK/01:00 CET
Venue: Yankee Stadium (New York).
New York City FC is one game short of the visitor and still at the top of the table. The host will lock horns with the sixth-placed Toronto who are not that far away from them still. The teams are closing in on their 30th match individually, and they almost set the table for the final showdown.
The host will hold a cool head ahead of the clash as they old 15 wins from the 28 matches against a side with just 11 wins twice the losses of the host from 29 games. The ground will witness the battle of two strong sides of the tournament.
New York City FC vs Toronto FC Head-to-head (h2h)
- The teams have registered four wins each from their twelve meetings since 2015 (W4 D4 L4).
- NYC FC has two wins from the six matches they hosted at this ground.
- Toronto previously tasted success at this home ground in the 2016 MLS before this game.
- The host scored half of their goals at home in the second half of the game.
New York City FC vs Toronto FC Prediction
Since each team has an equal form from their h2h in the tournament, it is difficult to derive a clear winner of the game. Hence, we can subject to other possibilities of facts that may occur in the game.
The City FC scored six of their twelve goals against Toronto at home in the second half. Besides that, they have raised this habit in four out of the last five matches producing late goals in the game.
As such, we can say that the NYC squad will probably find the back of the net after the game restarts.
Along with this speculation, we can also note that the hosting side holds supremacy at their home turf and has won the last five home matches in the MLS. NYC FC has led the score in at least one of the two halves in the game from that wins.
Therefore, one can bet that the home team will lead the score in either half of the game.
New York City FC vs Toronto FC Betting tips
To score in the second half: New York City FC @ 1.44 (4/9).
To win either half: New York City FC @ 1.57 (4/7).