Red Bulls vs D.C. United Predictions & Best Bets | Picking Against the Spread
It’s a 7:00 pm ET kick-off at Red Bull Arena on Saturday as Red Bulls (5-3-5; 20 points), currently in 5th place in the league, host D.C. United (4-6-2; 14 points), who are in 11th place in the league. Red Bulls, who have experienced a varying degree of wins and losses lately, will have the home advantage for this clash.
Red Bulls have a record of 2-5-3 in their last 10 matches against the D.C. United. May 11, 2022 was the last time the sides encountered each other and it resulted in a 0-3 win for black-and-Red. Red Bulls’ total goals across these head-to-head games is 12 compared to D.C.’s six.
Red Bulls vs D.C. United Prediction
FanDuel have the Red Bulls as strong favorites going into this match with odds of -165, while the D.C. United are +390 outsiders. 2 total goals are predicted.
With a record of five wins, three losses and five draws after 13 games, Red Bulls come into this game in 5th place in the league. The team has experienced fluctuating amounts of wins and failures lately, netting a total of 20 goals so far while conceding 14. This has likely been due to the efforts of Lewis Morgan, who has five goals, and Patryk Klimala who has four. In their most recent game they outplayed Inter Miami 2-0.
D.C. United enter into this game in 11th place in the league having secured four wins, six losses and two draws in their previous 12 matches. The squad has had six losses in the latest ten matches and have scored a total of 16 so far, conceding 19 goals. This has predominantly been due to the abilities of Ola Kamara, who has five goals, and Taxiarchis Fountas who has five. In their most recent match, D.C. drew with Toronto FC 2-2.
The latest squad news is that Red Bulls will be missing Lucas Monzon, Andres Reyes, Ashley Fletcher and Wikelman Carmona. D.C. United will be without Gaoussou Samake, Chris Odoi-Atsem, Andy Najar, Adrien Perez and Moses Nyeman.
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Moneyline Pick: Red Bulls (-165) at FanDuel
Red Bulls are the favorite team according to the betting market. The club could be experiencing a more fruitful month, entering this matchup with a recent win percentage that’s been very paltry. In comparison, D.C. have a win percentage that’s been very low.
Red Bulls vs D.C. United Betting Odds
- Moneyline: Red Bulls (-165), D.C. United (+390)
- Spread: Red Bulls -1 (+109), D.C. United 1 (-138)
- Over/Under: Under 2.5 Goals (+100), Over 2.5 Goals (-140)
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Red Bulls vs D.C. United Betting Trends
- Record last 10 games: Red Bulls 3-2-5, D.C. United 2-5-3
- Home/Road Split: Red Bulls (5-3-5), D.C. United (4-6-2)
- Head-To-Head: Red Bulls’ record is 2-5-3 in their last 22 matches against the D.C. United
- Match Type: League
Over/Under Pick: Under 2.5 Total Goals (+100) at BetMGM
Red Bulls have recorded an average of 1.4 goals per game so far this month. By comparison, D.C. have averaged 1.5 goals per game up through now this month.
Spread Pick: Red Bulls -1 Goal (+109) at SugarHouse
For the bet to be a winner, Red Bulls will need to win by the amount of the spread or more.