This preview shows the MLS 2021 game between Real Salt Lake and San Jose Earthquakes at Rio Tinto Stadium. This game is vital for both teams as both sides claim the top three spots on the Western Conference points table.
Free game tips from Punditfeed for Real Salt Lake vs San Jose Earthquakes
Much depends on the outcome of this game as both MLS outfits score two wins. Here are some unbiased tips we put together for Real Salt Lake v San Jose Earthquakes.
Game winner: Real Salt Lake @ 19/20
Overall goals: Over 2.5 @ 57/100
Both teams score a goal: Yes @ 53/100
These odds from Betfred were correct at the time of writing. Check your bet slip before confirming it.
Real salt lake to be won
The run of Claret and Cobalt at Rio Tinto Stadium is impressive, especially against the San Jose earthquake. They are unbeaten at home in six consecutive matches against their rivals, winning three and drawing an equal number. Since both outfits come into play after consecutive wins, the hosts have a greater chance of success. Real Salt Lake played less and don’t have to travel.
Overall goals over 2.5
In the three games of the 2021 MLS season, San Jose Earthquakes have conceded four goals, one in each of the last two games. A similar record was issued by Real Salt Lake. While their defenses have scored goals, they have managed to beat their rivals through consistent goalscoring. San Jose has eight outings to their names while Real has five out of two outings. The trend is expected to continue in all five games in which these teams score three or more goals.
Both teams score: yes
Even though it’s early in the season, neither side has managed to keep a clean sheet. Matías Almeyda’s side have exposed their backs more often than their rivals, who have played less. It was similar last season when they took midtable placements in the 2020 MLS campaign. If the players can still find their rhythm, mistakes will be made and the competence of the strikers will be tested.
Real Salt Lake vs. San Jose Earthquakes Fixture Preview
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Claret and Cobalt finished 11th and 21st overall in the Western Conference. They were expected to better describe their skills this season and they have not disappointed so far. They have taken impressive wins against Sporting Kansas City and Minnesota United, which proves that trust in Freddy Juarez has not been in vain. It remains to be seen how they rise to the challenge, but there will be optimism after Rubio Rubin started the season with serenity.
Earthquake in San Jose
The Goonies have overcome their opening day loss to Houston Dynamo, followed by back-to-back wins against Dallas and DC United. You’re back on the road and Matías Almeyda will be fully aware that results outside of home make or break a season. The San Jose defense continued to lose goals but it was their performance in front of them that made the fans happy. Jackson Yueill scored a brace against DC United, but it was Cade Cowell who should be on everyone’s lips. The 17-year-old has scored in back-to-back games and has proven himself to be a serious talent at PayPal Park.
Best odds for Real Salt Lake vs San Jose Earthquakes
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May 8, 2021
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FAQ about Real Salt Lake Against San Jose Earthquake
When is the kick-off?
The game will be played on May 8th at 7pm GMT.
Where is the game being played?
The game is played at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Utah.
Who is the favorite?
Real Salt Lake is the favorite in the Fixture @ Odds of 19/20.