Orlando City got the much needed win in their last match against Inter Miami CF after playing back-to-back draws in the previous games. In this match, they welcome Atlanta United FC to the Exploria Stadium for a match and a chance to extend their win to 2 in 2. Atlanta United played a dramatic 3-3 draw last week against Chicago Fire away from home. They are gradually recovering from a horrible experience earlier when they lost 4 matches in a row.
Orlando City and Atlanta United are both in the eastern conference separated by 3 points. Atlanta United are 4th with 22 points and Orlando City are 7th with 19 points.Grab Your Signup Bonus
Orlando City (WDDLL)
Orlando City have been in poor form for some time now, but they managed to grab a win in their last match against Inter Miami CF. In their last 5 matches, they had 1 win, 2 draws and 2 defeats. In their last 5 matches, they had 1 win, 1 draw and 3 defeats and their most recent home game ended in a 1-1 draw against New York City SC.
Orlando City SC are 7th in the eastern conference, with 19 points and a goal ratio of 16:16. They played 13 matches and they had 5 wins, 4 draws and 4 defeats in those games.
Orlando City played Inter Miami CF away from home in their last game and they won 3-1 in full time. Orlando City were first to open the scoring in the 19th minute through Ercan Kara and they headed into the break ahead on the scoreline. And in the second half, Leonardo Campana was on target to draw Inter Miami CF back level in the 57th minute. That did not stop the Orlando City team as Martin Ojeda and Rafael Santos scored in the 68th and 86th minutes to give Orlando City all 3 points. According to statistics, Orlando City had 39% possession, 4 shots on target and 2 corner kicks.
Team streak: no losses (3), without a clean sheet (5), more than 4.5 cards (4/5), less than 10.5 corners (5/6).
Atlanta United FC (DWLLL)
Atlanta United have found a way to stop losing games as they had not lost in their last 2 matches. However their statistics still needs improvement as they had 3 defeats, 1 win and 1 draw in their last 5 matches. Their latest match ended in a 3-3 draw with Chicago Fire. Atlanta United have a very poor away record this season. They have won only 1 of their 7 away games. And their last 5 away games ended with 2 defeats and 3 draws, with their last away match being the 3-3 draw with Chicago Fire last week.
Atlanta United are currently 4th in the eastern conference, with 22 points and a goal ratio of 28:24. In 14 matches played this season, Atlanta United had 6 wins, 4 draws and 4 defeats.
Atlanta United were outstanding in their last match against Chicago Fire, as they played out a 3-3 draw. Both sides were level in the break as Andrew Gutman’s opening goal for Atlanta United in the 29th minute, was canceled out by an own goal for Juan Sanchez Purata in the 42nd minute. In the second half, Maren Haile-Selassie put Chicago Fire ahead in the 49th minute before Giorgos Giakoumakis equalized in the 55th minute. Giorgos Giakoumakis put Atlanta United in the 64th minute and then Georgios Koutsias drew Chicago Fire level in the 89th minute. The game ended that way at full time. According to statistics, Atlanta United had 56% possession, 7 shots on target and 5 corner kicks.
Team streak: more than 2.5 goals (5/5), both teams scoring (8/9), more than 4.5 cards (5/7), less than 10.5 corners (5/5).
Head to Head
Atlanta United and Orlando City SC have faced each other 18 times before now. Atlanta United won 9 matches, while Orlando City won 3 matches and 6 matches ended in a draw.
- Atlanta United have not lost in 3 meetings.
- Orlando City have not had a clean sheet in 4 meetings.
- There were less than 4.5 cards in 6/7 meetings.
- There were less than 10.5 cards in 4/5 meetings.
Expert Analysis and Tips
Orlando City SC scored 16 goals and conceded 16 in 13 games this season. They scored an average of 1.2 goals per game and had a 10% conversion rate. They created an average of 1.5 chances per game and played an average of 11.8 shots per game. They played an average of 3.8 shots on target per game and an average of 5.0 corners per game. Defensively, they managed to concede an average of 1.2 goals per game and they have kept 3 clean sheets.
Atlanta United FC have scored 28 goals and conceded 24 in 14 games this season. They scored an average of 2.2 goals per game and had a 15% conversion rate. They created an average of 1.6 chances per game and played an average of 13.7 shots per game. They played an average of 4.8 shots on target per game and an average of 5.2 corners per game. Defensively, they managed to concede an average of 1.7 goals per game and they have kept 3 clean sheets.
- Home Win or Draw and Under 4.5 Goals at 1.60 Odds
- Team 1 to Score Goal 1 at 1.85 Odds
- Home Win FT at 2.25 Odds