Reasons for Atlanta United vs Minnesota United FC tip
The Atlanta United and Minnesota United FC are going to play the game which was left behind, and which was supposed to take place in the 23rd round of the Major Soccer League. The hosts are in much better shape than their rivals, but this fact doesn’t have to mean anything. Atlanta United has to give the best they have in order to stay in the combination for the second spot in the Eastern Conference. Meanwhile, Minnesota is 10 away from the playoffs in the West, but they also have two games fewer. Which means that there are some theoretical chances for them.
Atlanta United Preview
Gerardo Martino, the former Barcelona manager, is leading this team very well, and his signature is all over the place. One of the best defenses in the whole league was extremely confident over the past 6 weeks. In the previous 7 rounds, Atlanta hasn’t suffered any losses and above all, the back line what the best in the competition by far. In those 7 games, 5 ended with both teams not to score, and each time Atlanta kept the clean sheets. On the other hand, they have scored 24 goals, which is pretty astonishing. The best player is the member of the Venezuelan national team, Josef Martinez with 18 goals.
Minnesota United FC Preview
Unlike their rivals, the guests are coming after a pretty unstable period. In the previous 10 games, Minnesota has 5 defeats, 4 wins, and one draw. The most recent for event ended with over 2.5 goals, and 6 of the previous 7 matches saw both teams to score. When looking games away from home, each of the last 5 had high efficiency and ended with 3 or more goals. In 4 of those meetings, both teams have scored.
This data pretty much indicates that Minnesota likes to play open matches, especially away from home. They are not afraid to attack, and the primary proof are two wins during that span.
Atlanta United vs Minnesota United FC Head to Head
This is going to be the second game between these two sides. They became the Major League Soccer members this year after the expansion draft.
In the first match played this March, Atlanta United simply demolished Minnesota away from home with 6-1. The above-mentioned, Josef Martinez had a lot of inspiration in that contest, and he scored a hat-trick giving a headache to the home team.
Atlanta United vs Minnesota United FC Predictions and Betting Tips
Without any hesitation, we can say that the hosts are going to win this match and that they are going to win it big. Our first suggestion is Atlanta United to win with a handicap -1.5 goals.
For the second pick, we will choose over 1.5 goals in the first half. On many occasions during this season, Atlanta United scored plenty of goals in first 45 minutes. We are going to continue with that tradition.