Vancouver Whitecaps vs New York Red Bulls
2018 Major League Soccer
Date: Sunday, 19 August 2018
Kick-off at 00:00 UK/ 01:00 CET
Venue: BC Place (Vancouver).
The BC Place Stadium will be hosting this clash between the home side, Vancouver Whitecaps and the indomitable The Red Bulls, New York Red Bulls.
Even so, the home team is currently in the seventh place in the western conference standings. Over the previous five home games, Vancouver Whitecaps have displayed a predominant improvement.
They Canadians only lost once and are undefeated in the other four matches and they will be coming into this match with high spirits after their undefeated run in their last 3 league games.
New York Red Bulls are in flying high and are holding the second position in the eastern conference table. They were lucky to defeat Chicago Fire in their last league fixture with a single game by Bradley Wright at the 55th minute.
The Red Bulls needs to continue with their winning streak in this matchup to ease their way to the top of the league.
Vancouver Whitecaps vs New York Red Bulls: Head-to-head
- The last meeting was dominated by New York red bulls. They won the match with 3 goals while keeping a clean sheet.
- In the last 5 h2h meetings, Vancouver Whitecaps have won two matches.
- New York Red Bulls has also won 2 of their last 5 h2h meetings.
- Only one draw is registered in the 5 h2h encounters.
Vancouver Whitecaps vs New York Red Bulls: Prediction
When the two teams meet, there is always a huge showdown. Neither of the teams goes down without a fight. This matchup will not be of any difference.
The home team will seek to impress their home fans at all cost. On the other hand, the away team will strive to show their might and supremacy.
Definitely, this matchup will be a big face-off will both teams trying to come out of it with an impressive result.
Nonetheless, I don’t see the home team getting away from the mighty force and incredible form of the New York Red Bulls.
Vancouver Whitecaps vs New York Red Bulls: Bet Tips
Over 2.5 goals @ 13/20 (1.65).