Get ready for some top-notch MLS action in the game between Vancouver Whitecaps and LA Galaxy, with the latest team stats, expert betting tips, and the hottest odds.
LA Galaxy, unbeaten in seven straight MLS games (W3 D4), take on Vancouver Whitecaps at BC Place on Saturday.
The Whitecaps, currently sitting in ninth place on 28 points in the Western Conference, are looking to defend their turf against the mighty Galaxy, who are just six points behind in 13th place. The last time these two teams met in March at Dignity Health Sports Park, they played out a thrilling 1-1 draw.
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Vancouver Whitecaps Form
The Vancouver Whitecaps lost two out of their last three matches, suffering defeats of 0-3 to Sporting Kansas City and 2-3 against Seattle Sounders FC, but managed to turn things around with a 2-1 win against Austin FC. In their previous six home matches, the Whitecaps won three and lost three, with a total scoreline of 14-9.
LA Galaxy Form
LA Galaxy appears to be a strong team capable of defeating any opponent, based on the last three matches. They began with a 2-2 draw against San Jose Earthquakes, followed by a 2-1 victory over Los Angeles FC and a 3-1 win against Philadelphia Union. In their previous six away games in Major League Soccer, Galaxy won only once, drawing three times and losing twice, scoring six goals while conceding ten.
Vancouver Whitecaps vs LA Galaxy Stats
The following are some statistics based on the most recent matches played by Vancouver Whitecaps and LA Galaxy across all tournaments that may be useful for betting on their upcoming game.
- In 7 of the last 8 matches Vancouver Whitecaps played, both teams scored
- Vancouver Whitecaps have scored in 16 of the last 18 home matches
- In the last 5 home matches in a row Vancouver Whitecaps played, both teams scored
- Vancouver Whitecaps have scored in 13 of the last 14 matches
- Vancouver Whitecaps have not lost 11 of the last 13 home matches
- In 7 of the last 8 matches LA Galaxy played, both teams scored
- LA Galaxy have not won 12 of the last 14 away matches
- LA Galaxy have conceded in 14 of the last 16 matches
- LA Galaxy have not lost the last 6 matches in a row
- In 6 of the last 8 LA Galaxy matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
Vancouver Whitecaps vs LA Galaxy – In-form players
Vancouver’s star man, Brian White, has already scored seven goals this season, three of which have been the game-changers that set the tone for the match. But don’t count out the LA Galaxy just yet – Tyler Boyd is leading the charge with four goals to his name in 2023.
Vancouver Whitecaps vs LA Galaxy Betting Tips
Over the past 10 matches at BC Place across various competitions, Vancouver Whitecaps won five times, drew three, and lost twice. In the last 10 away games, LA Galaxy won once, drew five times, and lost four times. The visitors are currently riding a seven-game (W3 D4) unbeaten streak.
Both teams to score
Vancouver Whitecaps have scored in four straight home meetings with LA Galaxy. The Whitecaps even bagged the opening goal in six of their last ten home games. LA Galaxy scored the opening goal in four of a possible ten games. BBTS has paid out in the last five consecutive home games Vancouver Whitecaps played. The two teams have also kept just one clean sheet in their last 10 matches.
Vancouver Whitecaps scored an average of 1.9 goals in their last ten matches in which over 2.5 goals happened seven times. Over 2.5 goals happened in six of the last ten outings for LA Galaxy, who managed to score 1.3 times in those matches. Vancouver Whitecaps conceded a goal in their previous 8 matches. LA Galaxy’s last 3 matches had more than three goals.
Match predictions: Vancouver Whitecaps vs LA Galaxy
In conclusion, the match between Vancouver Whitecaps and LA Galaxy appears to be a favorable betting prospect.