Rapids vs Seattle Sounders Predictions & Best Bets | Picking Against the Spread
In 8th place in the league right now, Rapids (4-5-3; 15 points) welcome Seattle Sounders (4-5-1; 13 points), who are in 11th place in the league, at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park on Sunday. Kick off is at 6:00 pm MT. Colorado, who have lost in four out of seven matches, head into this battle with vital home advantage.
Rapids and Seattle Sounders’ most recent encounter occurred in February 1, 2022 with the match resulting in a 1-1 draw. Colorado have a record of 6-1-3 in their last matches against Seattle Sounders. Colorado have outscored Sounders across these head-to-head matches, scoring nine goals to their 18.
Rapids vs Seattle Sounders Prediction
The bookmakers are in no doubt about who will win this game. FanDuel have the Rapids as big favorites with odds of +270, while the Seattle Sounders are -115. 2 total goals are predicted.
With a record of four wins, five losses and three draws after 12 games, Rapids enter into this game in 8th place in the league. The team has had four losses in the last seven matches, netting a total of 14 goals so far while conceding 14. This has generally been because of the agility exhibited by Diego Rubio, who has six goals, and Mark-Anthony Kaye who has three. In their most recent game they beat Sporting KC 2-1.
Seattle Sounders come into this game in 11th place in the league having secured four wins, five losses and one draw in their previous 10 matches. The squad hasn’t lost back-to-back and have bagged a total of 13 so far, conceding 14 goals. This has mostly been because of performances from Cristian Roldan, who has two goals, and Raul Ruidiaz who has two. In their most recent match, Sounders fell to Houston Dynamo 0-1.
The latest squad news is that Rapids will be without Oliver Larraz, Aboubacar Keita and Braian Galvan. Seattle Sounders will be missing Joao Paulo and Jackson Ragen.
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Moneyline Pick: Seattle Sounders (-115) at FanDuel
Colorado are considered to be the favorite according to the market. The club comes into the match with a recent win percentage that’s been delicated. In contrast Sounders have a win percentage of 40% in their last 10 games (four wins, four losses and two draws).
Rapids vs Seattle Sounders Betting Odds
- Moneyline: Seattle Sounders (+270), Rapids (-115)
- Spread: Rapids -0.5 (-105), Seattle Sounders 0.5 (-120)
- Over/Under: Under 2.5 Goals (-110), Over 2.5 Goals (-130)
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Rapids vs Seattle Sounders Betting Trends
- Record last 10 games: Rapids 3-4-3, Seattle Sounders 4-4-2
- Home/Road Split: Rapids (4-5-3), Seattle Sounders (4-5-1)
- Head-To-Head: Rapids’ record is 6-1-3 in their last 34 matches against the Seattle Sounders
- Match Type: League
Over/Under Pick: Under 2.5 Total Goals (-110) at BetMGM
Colorado have scored an average of 0.5 goals per game so far this month. By comparison, Sounders have recorded an average of 1.1 goals per game over their last 10 matches.
Spread Pick: Rapids -0.5 Goals (-105) at SugarHouse
For the bet to be a winner, Rapids will need to win by the amount of the spread or more.