MLS Soccer: New York City FC vs. New England Revolution Pick, Odds, Prediction - 7/18/15
New England Revolution (6-9-6) vs. New York City FC (5-8-6)
MLS Soccer: Saturday, July 18, 2015 at 7:30 pm (Gillette Stadium)
The Line: New York City +299 / New England -102 -- Over/Under: 2.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: MLS LIVE, CSN-NE, YES Network
The New York City FC and New England Revolution play Saturday night at Gillette Stadium.
New York City FC have picked up points in five of their last six matches, which includes four victories. New York City FC have scored 24 goals in 19 matches and have scored at least two goals in seven of those contests. David Villa leads New York City with 10 goals, Kwadwo Poku has three assists and Patrick Mullins has 22 shot attempts. Defensively, New York City FC has pitched three shutouts and allowed at least two goals in seven matches. Josh Saunders has come away with 64 saves and has allowed eight goals in his last three starts. New York City FC has won its last three road matches after losing four straight previously.
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The New England Revolution need a win after losing their last five matches. The New England Revolution have been shutout six times and have scored three goals in their last four matches. Charlie Davies leads New England with seven goals, Kelyn Rowe has five assists and Lee Nguyen has 47 shot attempts. Defensively, the New England Revolution have pitched five shutouts and have allowed two or more goals in 11 matches. Bobby Shuttleworth has come away with 49 saves and has allowed seven goals in his last two matches. The New England Revolution have won just one of their last five home matches, which includes a 1-1-3 record overall.
New York City beat New England in their previous match back in March, 2-0. This will be the second meeting of three schedule matches this season.
New York City has been on fire right now, while New England has been the complete opposite. When you add in the fact the Revolution haven’t exactly been taking care of home field, I love the heavy plus money we’re getting with the road team here.