Real Salt Lake vs Sporting Kansas City Prediction, Tips & Match Preview

Real Salt Lake vs Sporting Kansas City
Date: Saturday, 1 May 2021
Kick-off at 19:00 UK/ 20:00 CET
Venue: Rio Tinto Stadium (Sandy).

Real Salt Lake will be up for their second game in the league this season. Their opening match was on the road and they defeated Minnesota with a 1-2 scoreline last time out. The home team did not qualify for the playoffs last season after finishing at the 21st spot on the overall MLS table that year.

Sporting Kansas City extends their unbeaten run to the second game in a row this term. However, the away team couldn’t continue their winning streak from the opening fixture. They will visit on the back of a 1-1 draw at home with Orlando City in the previous encounter.

Real Salt Lake vs Sporting Kansas City Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Only one of their last six matches has ended in a draw.
  • Their previous encounter gave a 0-2 away win for Sporting.
  • The visitor has recorded three of the last five overall wins.
  • Both teams have scored in one of their recent five fixtures.
  • The away team has been unbeaten for the past three meetings.
  • The host has lost one of their past five clashes at home.

Real Salt Lake vs Sporting Kansas City Prediction

Real Salt Lake will try to build on their opening win in the league this term. The host enjoys the ground advantage in the middle and is at the seventh spot on the table. However, they are winless for the past two clashes at home in the league.

On the other hand, Sporting KC has been unbeaten in their last four outings in the campaign. Besides, the visitor has been unbeaten in their recent three h2h meetings in the league. As such, the double chance favoring Sporting KC will probably be the best bet for the punters in the clash.

Furthermore, both teams are on the back of a win in their respective schedules. The tip for BTTS will probably be an ideal choice for the goals department in the encounter.

Real Salt Lake vs Sporting Kansas City Betting tips

  • Both teams to score @ 1.57 (4/7).
  • Double chance: Draw or Sporting KC @ 1.50 (1/2).

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