Red Bulls vs Chicago Fire Predictions & Best Bets | Picking Against the Spread
It’s a 7:30 pm ET kick-off at Red Bull Arena on Wednesday as Red Bulls (5-2-4; 19 points), currently in 5th place in the league, welcome Chicago Fire (2-5-4; 10 points), who are in 14th place in the league. Red Bulls, may have had two draws in a row recently, but this clash sees them playing in front of their own supporters.
Red Bulls and Chicago Fire’s most recent encounter occurred in May 1, 2022 with the match ending in. Red Bulls have a record of 4-5-1 in their last matches against Chicago Fire. Red Bulls have outscored Fire across these head-to-head matches, scoring 16 goals to their 10.
Red Bulls vs Chicago Fire Prediction
The bookmakers are in no doubt about who will win this game. FanDuel have the Red Bulls as big favorites with odds of +500, while the Chicago Fire are -220. 2 total goals are predicted.
With a record of five wins, two losses and four draws after 11 games, Red Bulls step into this game in 5th place in the league. The team has had two straight draws lately, scoring a total of 17 goals so far while conceding 9. This has generally been thanks to the performances of Lewis Morgan, who has four goals, and Patryk Klimala who has three. In their last game they drew with Philadelphia Union 1-1.
Chicago Fire have a tally of 10 points so far this campaign and will maximize every opportunity in front of them. They fell to Cincinnati FC 1-2 last Sunday. The team has dropped four consecutive matches and to date, they’ve recorded two wins, five losses and four draws. When they have done well, it’s mostly been thanks, in many ways, to the efforts by Xherdan Shaqiri and Kacper Przybylko. Can the pair guide Fire to success here?
The latest squad news is that Red Bulls will be without Andres Reyes and Caden Clark. Chicago Fire will be missing Spencer Richey, Gaston Gimenez and Alex Monis.
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Moneyline Pick: Chicago Fire (-220) at FanDuel
Red Bulls are considered to be the favorite according to the market. The squad comes into the matchup with a recent win percentage of 40% in their last 10 games (four wins, two losses and four draws). In comparison Fire have a win percentage of 20% in their last 10 games (two wins, five losses and three draws).
Red Bulls vs Chicago Fire Betting Odds
- Moneyline: Chicago Fire (+500), Red Bulls (-220)
- Spread: Red Bulls -1 (-123), Chicago Fire 1 (-103)
- Over/Under: Under 2.5 Goals (-124), Over 2.5 Goals (-109)
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Red Bulls vs Chicago Fire Betting Trends
- Record last 10 games: Red Bulls 4-2-4, Chicago Fire 2-5-3
- Home/Road Split: Red Bulls (5-2-4), Chicago Fire (2-5-4)
- Head-To-Head: Red Bulls’ record is 4-5-1 in their last 46 matches against the Chicago Fire
- Match Type: League
Over/Under Pick: Under 2.5 Total Goals (-124) at SugarHouse
Heading into this clash, Red Bulls have averaged 1.6 goals per game over their last 10 matches while in comparison Fire have scored an average of 0.8 goals per game over their last 10 matches.
Spread Pick: Red Bulls -1 Goal (-123) at WynnBet
Red Bulls will need to win by the amount of the spread or more in order for the bet to win.