Sporting KC vs LA Galaxy - Caesars Sportsbook Promo and Prediction
August 5, 2022
LA Galaxy will continue its MLS season campaign by playing against Sporting KC on Saturday evening in the opponent's home base at Children's Mercy Park in Kansas City.
Galaxy is in the ninth position on the Western Conference table with 30 points collected from 22 matches, while the Sporting is in 14th position with 20 points collected from 24 games.
This week, LA Galaxy secured their 2-0 win from Guadalajara in and lost 1-0 against FC Dallas, while Sporting KC lost their last game with 0-2 scores against Austin FC. With that condition, Galaxy will try to improve their match results, while Sporting is in pursuit to win the games to lift their position in the conference table.
Galaxy is favored to win the match at -150, while the odds for Kansas City is at +160 and the draw is at +245. Bettors can bet on any team for this matchup with the odds at Caesars Sportsbook and claim an additional $1,500 Risk-free bet bonus.
Why bet on Galaxy?
✅ Sporting KC has lost five straight home matches.
✅ Galaxy strikers Dejan Joveljic and Chicharito combined for 16 goals and two assists.
✅ Galaxy recorded 31 wins and 16 draws when playing against Sporting KC in MLS.
|Teams:||Sporting KC vs LA Galaxy|
|When:||Saturday, August 6, 2022, 6:30 p.m. ET|
|Venue:||Children's Mercy Park, Kansas City, MO|
|Betting Pick:||Galaxy to win Moneyline @ -150|
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|Promo Offer:||$1,500 Risk-free bet|
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Sporting KC vs LA Galaxy
Sporting KC is in 14th position in MLS Western Conference with only 20 points collected from 24 games played, recording 5 wins, 5 draws, and 14 losses. The Wizards is the worst team in goal productivity with only 19 goals scored and conceded 42 goals. They desperately need to improve their play if want to lift their position on the table.
Coach Peter Vermes is predicted to play three forward in the 4-3-3 scheme, namely Johnny Russell (6 goals, 23 GP), recently-signed William Agada (0 goals, 2 GP), and Dániel Sallói (4 goals, 19 GP) for attacking the final third and score goals.
Meanwhile, in the backline, Nicolas Isimat-Mirin (18 INT, 19 GP) and Andreu Fontàs (19 INT, 21 GP) will play as a center-back duo.
There is no main player on the injured list for Sporting KC, except Gadi Kinda, who will be sidelined from the upcoming match due to his right knee injury and forcing him to end the season earlier.
Galaxy is in the ninth position on the table with 30 points collected from 22 matches played, recording 9 wins, 3 draws, and 10 losses. Besides having advantages with two games in hand against Sporting, Galaxy is better in goal productivity. Currently, the team has scored 30 goals and conceded 33 goals.
Playing at Children's Mercy Park in Kansas City, coach Greg Vanney predicted to play team's top scorers, namely Dejan Joveljic (9 goals, 20 GP) and Chicharito (7 goals, 20 GP) in the frontline. For defensive strategy, Derrick Williams (17 INT, 19 GP) and Julián Araujo (33 INT, 21 GP) are in the backline.
Galaxy's recent signing from Barcelona Riqui Puig probably will start from the bench, while left-back Jorge Villafaña will still be delisted from the squad due to an osteochondral lesion of the left knee.