D.C. United vs NYCFC Predictions & Best Bets | Picking Against the Spread
In 8th place in the league right now, D.C. United (4-5-1; 13 points) host NYCFC (5-3-2; 17 points), who are in 6th place in the league, at Audi Field on Wednesday. Kick off is at 7:30 pm ET. D.C., may have lost in five out of eight matches, but this clash sees them playing in front of their own supporters.
D.C. United and NYCFC’s most recent encounter occurred in October 24, 2021 with the match ending in a 6-0 win for black-and-Red. D.C. have a record of 5-2-3 in their last matches against NYCFC. D.C.’s total goals across these head-to-head games is nine compared to NYCFC’s 19.
D.C. United vs NYCFC Prediction
FanDuel have the D.C. United as +230 outsiders heading into this match while the NYCFC are strong favorites at odds of -105. A total of 2 goals are predicted.
With a record of four wins, five losses and one draw after 10 games, D.C. United enter into this game in 8th place in the league. The team has had five losses in the latest eight matches, scoring a total of 14 goals so far while conceding 15. This has likely been due to the actions undertaken by Ola Kamara, who has five goals, and Taxiarchis Fountas who has five. In their last game they tied with Inter Miami 2-2.
NYCFC have a tally of 17 points so far this season and will continue to give it their all. They outplayed Crew 2-0 last Sunday. The squad has had four wins in the most recent five matches and to date, they’ve recorded five wins, three losses and two draws. When they have prevailed, it’s mostly been because of performances from Valentin Castellanos and Thiago. Can the pair steer NYCFC to victory here?
The latest squad news is that D.C. United will be missing Chris Odoi-Atsem, Andy Najar, Adrien Perez and Moses Nyeman. NYCFC will be missing Anton Tinnerholm.
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Moneyline Pick: NYCFC (-105) at FanDuel
NYCFC are the favorite team according to the betting market. The club comes into this matchup with a recent win percentage of 50% in their last 10 games (five wins, two losses and three draws). In contrast, D.C. have a win percentage of 30% in their last 10 games (three wins, five losses and two draws).
D.C. United vs NYCFC Betting Odds
- Moneyline: NYCFC (-105), D.C. United (+230)
- Spread: NYCFC -0.5 (+103), D.C. United 0.5 (-131)
- Over/Under: Under 2.5 Goals (+108), Over 2.5 Goals (-148)
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D.C. United vs NYCFC Betting Trends
- Record last 10 games: D.C. United 3-5-2, NYCFC 5-2-3
- Home/Road Split: D.C. United (4-5-1), NYCFC (5-3-2)
- Head-To-Head: D.C. United’s record is 5-2-3 in their last 17 matches against the NYCFC
- Match Type: League
Over/Under Pick: Under 2.5 Total Goals (+108) at SugarHouse
D.C. have bagged an average of 1.2 goals per game over their last 10 matches. By comparison, NYCFC have averaged 0.8 goals per game over their last 10 matches.
Spread Pick: NYCFC -0.5 Goals (+103) at FOX Bet
NYCFC will need to win by the amount of the spread or more in order for the bet to win.