Vancouver Whitecaps vs Columbus Crew
USA Major League Soccer
Date: Saturday, 21 September
Kick-off at 22:30 UK / 23:30 CET
Venue: BC Place (Vancouver).
The Whitecaps is at the bottom of the table in the Western Conference similar to their visiting side, Columbus Crew, in the Eastern Conference.
The home team will be in the confidence of having won their previous home game even though they lost six of their fifteen MLS home games.
The Crew will visit with a record of just four wins from fifteen MLS away games in the season. They did manage to win their last two games on the road though. As both the teams are on the bottom of the table, the question lies in whether the host can utilize the home advantage in the game.
Vancouver Whitecaps vs Columbus Crew Head-to-head (h2h)
- The host has been unbeaten for the last seven games.
- Columbus Crew has two wins from their nine overall meetings.
- Their previous two clashes at home ended in a draw.
- The Crew tasted their previous victory at this venue eight years before.
Vancouver Whitecaps vs Columbus Crew Prediction
The host has scored 32 goals in overall and the visiting side slotted in 36 goals in the new season of MLS. Besides that, they have scored an average of 2.6 goals per match from their nine overall meetings in major competitions. Moreover, the venue has seen both teams scoring in three out of the previous four clashes.
Caps are unbeaten at their home ground against the visitors for the previous three matches, but they hold only a solitary win in the process. Moreover, the home team will be more vigilant as they have won only two in the last five home matches and the foes have three wins from the last five away fixtures.
Hence, the match will be a tight competition between the equal powers and more chance is for the home team to win if they utilize the ground advantage or can result in sharing the spoils with the opposition.
Vancouver Whitecaps vs Columbus Crew Betting tips
Over 2.5 goals @ 1.50 (1/2)
Double chance: Vancouver Whitecaps or Draw @ 1.66 (4/6).