San Jose Earthquakes vs Los Angeles Galaxy
USA – MLS
Date: Sunday, 26 June 2022
Kick-off at 3:00 UK / 4:00 CET
Venue: PayPal Park.
Matchday 16 of Major League Soccer is being scheduled in Western Conference as San Jose Earthquakes play host to Los Angeles Galaxy where both these sides are separated by 9 points and places each. These two sides will be seen clashing at PayPal Park, this Sunday.
Los Angeles Galaxy is at the 5th spot on the standing with 24 points from 15 games. They won 7 times in the league while having drawn thrice and lost on 5 other occasions. Within the zone for Play Offs, they won only once from their last 4 league fixtures.
In their previous game, Los Angeles Galaxy drew 1-1 in league match with Portland Timbers. Looking at their current form, and the visitors have been scored against in all of their last 6 games, letting opponents get 10 goals in all.
On the other hand, San Jose Earthquakes resides at the rock bottom closing the 14th position on the table with a mere 15 points. Of the 16 matches played, they won only thrice in the league while having drawn 6 times and have lost on 7 other occasions. Their total goals to conceding ratio stands at 25:34 hinting their dreadful defense even though having a solid attacking front.
The hosts will be wanting a better result here after the 0-2 league defeat last time out to Real Salt Lake. San Jose Earthquakes now come here on the back of a 5-game winless run across various competitions of which they fired blanks in 3 of them.
San Jose Earthquakes vs Los Angeles Galaxy Head-to-head (h2h)
- Their last 5 h2h games saw San Jose Earthquakes with 3 wins while Los Angeles Galaxy won twice.
- Previous matches between the two had averaged 3.11 goals while BTTS has happened 60% of the time.
- San Jose Earthquakes won by 2-1 from their last league meeting.
San Jose Earthquakes vs Los Angeles Galaxy Prediction
Los Angeles Galaxy remain unbeaten in their last 3 away league fixtures. They also won the last away h2h by 3-1 margin in the last season.
Meanwhile, San Jose Earthquakes lost only one home game this season but they have the highest number of draws recorded at home. They drew half of their home fixtures from the previous 8 games played at PayPal Park.
We therefore hope that a draw or win for away side seems to be the likeliest option.
San Jose Earthquakes vs Los Angeles Galaxy Betting tips
Draw or win for Los Angeles Galaxy @ 1.53 odds.
Over 2.5 goals @ 1.70 odds.