Today is betting tip day for the match between LA Galaxy vs Real Salt Lake 2021. Although soccer fans are looking more and more at the USA soccer league (Major League Soccer), this is great for bettors, as a constantly growing league represents several good opportunities for online betting.
As we already mentioned, this time, our betting tip goes to the match LA Galaxy vs Real Salt Lake in a game by the Western Conference match that takes place on 4 de August de 2021 at 02:30h (UTC) at Dignity Health Sports Park.
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Introduction to the LA Galaxy vs Real Salt Lake betting tip 2021
The last matches between two teams also tend to serve as an indicator, in this case, the LA Galaxy have won 5 times while the Real Salt Lake has 3 wins in the last 10 meetings. This recent history can give us an idea about the trend for this upcoming game.
Speaking of history, this is always worth considering when making a betting tip, so for this match, we must mention that LA Galaxy has 5 Major League Soccer wins, while the Real Salt Lake has won the competition 1 time. So by the factor of tradition in the league, we can see that the LA Galaxy already shows greater strength.
Details about the LA Galaxy
The LA Galaxy won the last match they played. The clash against Portland Timbers, valid for Major League Soccer, finished with a score of 4-1. In addition, the men of G. Vanney took the field in this last match in the 4-4-2 formation, so it is quite possible that this is the team formation for this LA Galaxy vs Real Salt Lake 2021 match as well.
Being in 3rd place in the Western Conference in the Major League Soccer, the LA Galaxy arrives to this match with 28 points, collecting 9 wins and 6 losses, as well as 1 draw. Even though they are not at the top of the conference, this placement guarantees a spot in the first round of the MLS playoffs as well as a place in the Leagues CUP.
LA Galaxy’s Major League Soccer Numbers
The average shooting on goal for the LA Galaxy team in the league is not the best. There are only 4.38 per game. This turns out to be another good indication that the team does not usually score many goals or give much work to the opposing goalkeepers.
In the individual highlights of the team in the offensive sector, the focus falls on Javier Hernández so far in the competition. With 9 goals with his signature, the Attacker has helped his team LA Galaxy to achieve victorious results this season.
LA Galaxy’s featured Player
Many of the team’s goals in the league should also be credited to the defender of LA Galaxy, J. Araujo. He has been responsible for 4 assists to goal in the competition so far.
Details about Real Salt Lake
On the other hand, the visiting team arrives for this match after drawing in the previous game. In a match of Major League Soccer, the Real Salt Lake, who played in the 4-4-1-1 formation, faced Houston Dynamo and the score ended 0-0.
The Real Salt Lake arrive at this LA Galaxy vs Real Salt Lake 2021 match with 21 points and in 7th place in the Western Conference in the Major League Soccer, having won 5 wins and lost 4 so far, in addition to a total of 6 draws. Although the Real Salt Lake position guarantees a spot in the first round of the MLS playoffs, the team must improve its ranking to obtain places at continental competitions.
Real Salt Lake’s Major League Soccer records
Real Salt Lake’s average possession rate in the league is 48.53%, i.e., the team usually can’t impose the actions of the match and has a more reactive style of play. This can be good for the team playing away from home. Since in these cases, it is expected that the home team takes the initiative, thus freeing up the spaces that the teams need to counterattack.
Top scorer of the team in the competition, Damir Kreilach has already scored 7 goals. In a great season, the Midfielder of Real Salt Lake has been outstanding with great performances and has become a crucial part of the team.
Real Salt Lake’s featured player
Many of the team’s goals in the league should also be credited to the defender of Real Salt Lake, A. Herrera. He has been responsible for5 assists to goal in the competition so far.
Good markets to bet on LA Galaxy vs Real Salt Lake
Betting on goals
Real Salt Lake has an average of 1.6 goals scored, while LA Galaxy concedes on average 1.69 goals per match. With this and with the fact that the under 2.5 market usually gives good returns in Major League Soccer, a good bet would be to place this bet at Bet365.
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LA Galaxy vs Real Salt Lake betting tip 2021: FAQ
The match will be played on 4 de August de 2021, Thursday.
The match will take place at the Dignity Health Sports Park stadium in Carson.
The last time these teams faced each other was in Major League Soccer match, referring to the 2021 season, and ended with a 2-2 draw.
For this match, the probability indicates that the net is more likely to swing between 45-60 minutes.
The bookmaker with the best odds for this match is Bet365!