San Jose Earthquakes vs Austin FC Prediction & Match Preview

SJ Earthquakes vs Austin Major League Soccer Prediction by LeagueLane

San Jose Earthquakes vs Austin FC
Date: Saturday, 02 April 2022
Kick-off at 23:30 UK / 00:30 CET
Venue: Earthquakes Stadium

Austin had an impressive start to this season, but failed to hold it. Their positive recording sin the first two fixtures are missing in the past two. However, their attacking side still looks explosive with a strong defensive lineup. On the back of that, they will be hoping to return back to the winning ways.

Austin recorded a 1-1 draw against Seattle Sounders at home in their most recent league fixture. It was their second consecutive winless game. When looking at their opening set of positive recordings, we can see them scoring five goals in each of them.

Meanwhile, SJ Earthquakes are yet to record a win since the beginning of this fresh season. They had a disappointing start and as a result they are currently at the 13th spot of the table. They have a disappointing offensive and defensive lineup.

Earthquakes recorded a 1-0 defeat against Minnesota on road in their most recent league fixture to wove a thread of four consecutive league fixtures without a win. Also, they have failed to score in each of their past two fixtures.

SJ Earthquakes vs Austin Head-to-head (h2h)

  • This will only be the fourth head to head clash between these two outfits.
  • SJ Earthquakes are unbeaten in each of those three h2h clashes.
  • Their most recent h2h encounter at this venue ended up as a 4-0 win for SJ Earthquakes.

SJ Earthquakes vs Austin Prediction

SJ Earthquakes have been recording inconsistent displays at home of late. Inspecting past five home affairs including the previous season’s recording, we can see them remaining winless in four of them. They have been leaking goals in each of those four.

On the other side, Austin’s only defeat this fresh season was recorded on road. In fact, they have been following a thread of negative displays on road since a long time.

However, Austin possess a better form this season when compared with Earthquakes. Therefore, we expect Austin to record a positive display despite of their on road slump and h2h inferiority.

SJ Earthquakes vs Austin Betting Tips

  • HT/FT: Austin @ 3.50 (2/2)
  • Over 2.5 goals @ 1.70 (7/10).