Sporting Kansas City vs Real Salt Lake Prediction & Match Preview

Sporting Kansas City vs Real Salt Lake Major League Soccer Prediction by LeagueLane

Sporting Kansas City vs Real Salt Lake
Date: Saturday, 26 March 2022
Kick-off at 23:00 UK / 00:00 CET
Venue: Children’s Mercy Park

Real Salt Lake succeeded in starting this season with unbeaten recordings. They have won three and drew one of their four opening fixtures of this fresh season to collect a total of 10 points. They sits second on the table, points level with the current topper Los Angeles.

Real Salt Lake won 2-1 against Nashville SC at home in their most recent league fixture to wove a thread of three subsequent winning games in the league. They will be having positive spirits to face their next league fixture rivals following such a set of recordings.

Meanwhile, Sporting Kansas had a disappointing start to this season. They have only won one while losing on three other occasion of the four league fixtures so far. They will be hoping to gain the much needed momentum from the coming fixture with the advantage of home patch.

Sporting Kansas City lost 3-1 to Chicago Fire on road in their most recent league fixture. With that defeat, they are now on the back of three straight league defeats.

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

  • Real Salt Lake won each of their past three head to head encounters with Sporting Kansas City.
  • Their most recent h2h meeting at this venue ended up in a 1-2 win for the guests.
  • Both teams to score option landed in 7 of the past 10 h2h meetings here.

Sporting Kansas City vs Real Salt Lake Prediction

Sporting Kansas City’s only win in the first four fixtures of this season were recorded at home. When looking at their past 8 home affairs, including previous season’s recordings, we can see them winning 5 while losing three.

On the other side, Real Salt Lake recorded a 2-3 win on road against New England Revolution in their opening away fixture. They are unbeaten in each of the past 7 on road fixtures including the previous season’s recordings.

On top of that, Real Salt Lake have a good head to head stats against this Sporting Kansas City in the recent history. Therefore, we expect Real Salt Lake to deliver a positive Display at Children’s Mercy Park on Saturday.

Sporting Kansas City vs Real Salt Lake Betting Tips

  • BTTS @ 1.90 (9/10).
  • HT/FT: 2/2 @ 7.00 (7/1).