Vancouver Whitecaps vs San Jose Earthquakes Predictions & Best Bets | Picking Against the Spread
It’s a 4:00 pm PT kick-off at BC Place on Saturday as Vancouver Whitecaps (2-6-1; 7 points), currently in 14th place in the league, welcome San Jose Earthquakes (2-5-3; 9 points), who are in 11th place in the league. Whitecaps, may have had six losses in the last nine matches, but this clash sees them playing in front of their own supporters.
Vancouver Whitecaps and San Jose Earthquakes’ most recent encounter occurred in October 24, 2021 with the match resulting in a 1-1 stalemate between the two. Whitecaps have a record of 5-3-2 in their last 10 matches against San Jose Earthquakes. Whitecaps have scored 16 goals across these head-to-head matches compared to Earthquakes’ 18.
Vancouver Whitecaps vs San Jose Earthquakes Prediction
FanDuel have the San Jose Earthquakes as +220 outsiders heading into this match while the Vancouver Whitecaps are strong favorites at odds of +110. A total of 2 goals are predicted.
With a record of two wins, six losses and one draw after 9 games, Vancouver Whitecaps head into this game in 14th place in the league. The team has had six losses in the most recent nine matches, bagging a total of 7 goals so far while conceding 17. This has largely been because of performances from Tristan Blackmon, who has one goal, and Lucas Cavallini who has one. In their last game they outplayed Toronto FC 1-0.
With a tally of nine points so far this campaign, San Jose Earthquakes are looking for the win and will maximize every opportunity in front of them. They defeated Rapids 1-0 last Sunday and the squad has had five losses in the latest ten matches and so far this campaign, they’ve recorded two wins, five losses and three draws. When they have succeded this season, it’s mainly been thanks, in many ways, to the performances from Jeremy Ebobisse and Cristian Espinoza. Can the pair guideEarthquakes to victory here?
The latest squad news is that Vancouver Whitecaps will be missing Cristian Gutierrez, Caio Alexandre and Leonard Owusu. San Jose Earthquakes will be without Eduardo Lopez, Benjamin Kikanovic and Judson.
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Moneyline Pick: Vancouver Whitecaps (+110) at FanDuel
Whitecaps are the favorite team according to the betting market. The club has not had a good start to the month with a recent win percentage of 22.22% in their last 10 games (two wins, six losses and one draw). In comparison, Earthquakes have a win percentage of 20% in their last 10 games (two wins, five losses and three draws).
Vancouver Whitecaps vs San Jose Earthquakes Betting Odds
- Moneyline: Vancouver Whitecaps (+110), San Jose Earthquakes (+220)
- Spread: Vancouver Whitecaps -0.5 (+113), San Jose Earthquakes 0.5 (-144)
- Over/Under: Under 2.5 Goals (-115), Over 2.5 Goals (-125)
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Vancouver Whitecaps vs San Jose Earthquakes Betting Trends
- Record last 10 games: Vancouver Whitecaps 2-6-1, San Jose Earthquakes 2-5-3
- Home/Road Split: Vancouver Whitecaps (2-6-1), San Jose Earthquakes (2-5-3)
- Head-To-Head: Vancouver Whitecaps’ record is 5-3-2 in their last 10 matches against the San Jose Earthquakes
- Match Type: League
Over/Under Pick: Under 2.5 Total Goals (-115) at BetMGM
Whitecaps have averaged 0.6 goals per game over their last 10 matches. By comparison, Earthquakes have bagged an average of 1.6 goals per game over their last 10 matches.
Spread Pick: Vancouver Whitecaps -0.5 Goals (+113) at Betfred
Vancouver Whitecaps will need to win by the amount of the spread or more in order for the bet to win.