Atlanta United vs Chicago Fire Predictions & Best Bets | Picking Against the Spread
In 8th place in the league right now, Atlanta United (3-4-2; 11 points) welcome Chicago Fire (2-3-4; 10 points), who are in 13th place in the league, at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Saturday. Kick off is at 6:00 pm ET. Atlanta, may have had two straight losses recently, but this clash sees them playing in front of their own fans.
Atlanta United and Chicago Fire last encountered each other in July 4, 2021 and the match ended in. Atlanta have a record of 8-2-0 in their last 10 matches against Chicago Fire. Atlanta have scored 14 goals across these head-to-head matches compared to Fire’s 16.
Atlanta United vs Chicago Fire Prediction
FanDuel have the Atlanta United as strong favorites going into this match with odds of -170, while the Chicago Fire are +410 outsiders. 2 total goals are predicted.
With a record of three wins, four losses and two draws after 9 games, Atlanta United come into this game in 8th place in the league. The team has lost back-to-back games, scoring a total of 11 goals so far while conceding 13. This has largely been because of the accomplishments of Josef Martínez, who has two goals, and Marcelino Moreno who has two. In their most recent game they outplayed CF Montreal 2-1.
With a tally of 10 points so far this season, Chicago Fire are looking for the win and will continue to give it their all. They suffered a defeat at the hands of Red Bulls 1-2 last Sunday and the squad has had a couple losses in a row lately and so far this campaign, they’ve earned two wins, three losses and four draws. When they have achieved success this season, it’s likely been thanks to the efforts of Xherdan Shaqiri and Kacper Przybylko. Can the pair steerFire to a win here?
Going into this clash, Atlanta United will be without Brad Guzan, Josef Martínez, Osvaldo Alonso, Dylan Castanheira, Machop Chol and George Campbell. Chicago Fire will be without Spencer Richey.
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Moneyline Pick: Atlanta United (-170) at FanDuel
Atlanta are considered to be the favorite according to the market. The club will try to improve upon last month’s performance; they come into the match with a recent win percentage of 20% (one win, three losses and one draw). In comparison Fire have a win percentage of 22.22% in their last 10 games (two wins, three losses and four draws).
Atlanta United vs Chicago Fire Betting Odds
- Moneyline: Atlanta United (-170), Chicago Fire (+410)
- Spread: Atlanta United -1 (+112), Chicago Fire 1 (-142)
- Over/Under: Under 2.5 Goals (-115), Over 2.5 Goals (-120)
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Atlanta United vs Chicago Fire Betting Trends
- Win-Loss record last 10 games: Atlanta United 3-4-2, Chicago Fire 2-3-4
- Home/Road Splits: Atlanta United (3-4-2), Chicago Fire (2-3-4)
- Head-To-Head: Atlanta United’s record is 8-2-0 in their last 10 matches against the Chicago Fire
- Type of Match: League
Over/Under Pick: Under 2.5 Total Goals (-115) at BetMGM
Heading into this clash, Atlanta recorded an average of 0.6 goals per game last month while in comparison Fire have scored an average of 0.5 goals per game over their last 10 matches.
Spread Pick: Atlanta United -1 Goal (+112) at Betfred
For the bet to be a winner, Atlanta United must win by the amount of the spread or more.