MLS game of the week: D.C. United at Atlanta United

Major League Soccer's game of the week is a No. 2 vs. No. 3 battle that is always a great matchup. Atlanta United and D.C. United will go at it once again to try and secure sole possession of second place in the Eastern Conference standings. D.C. United at Atlanta United, Sunday, 4 p.m. ET, ESPN (Atlanta United -180, D.C. United +420, Draw +320) MLS free pick: D.C. United Atlanta United has been doing its best to creep up toward [...]

Weekend MLS preview: Philadelphia Union at Real Salt Lake

Major League Soccer's matchup of the weekend features the top team in the East and a team looking to get above the playoff line in the West. Philadelphia Union at Real Salt Lake, Saturday, 10 p.m. ET (Real Salt Lake +130, Philly +195 , Draw +245) MLS free pick: Philadelphia Real Salt Lake enters this matchup desperate for a win to stay in the hunt for a playoff spot in the Western Conference, but its recent form has been up [...]

MLS game of the week: D.C. United vs. New England Revolution

Major League Soccer kicks off the weekend Friday night, as D.C. United hosts the New England Revolution. New England Revolution at D.C. United, 7 p.m. ET, ESPN (D.C. United +110, New England +225 , Draw +245) MLS free play: DC United (+110) On paper this looks like an easy pick. D.C. United has struggled over its last five matches (1-1-3), while the Revolution has flourished so far under new head coach Bruce Arena (3-0-2). For the Revolution, Teal Bunbury and [...]

MLS preview: Seattle Sounders at Montreal Impact

Major League Soccer's key matchup this week is a Wednesday meeting between the Montreal Impact and the Seattle Sounders in Montreal. Both teams are seeking points as they try to get closer to the leaders in the standings. (Impact +100, Sounders +260, draw +240) Best Play: Sounders at +260 Montreal enters the match with inconsistent form. The Impact has only one win in their last five matches and has dropped to fifth in the Eastern Conference. It's important for Montreal [...]

Soccer: MLS Teams to Watch

Major League Soccer's season began in March and is almost at the midway point. Philadelphia Union is leading the table in the Eastern Conference, while Los Angeles FC has an impressive lead in the Western Conference. LAFC can be grateful for the amazing form Mexican forward Carlos Vela has presented so far, with 14 goals and seven assists in 14 matches. If Vela carries on this performance and doesn’t sustain any injury, he will surely be capable of surpassing Josef [...]

MLS Game of the Week: Atlanta United FC vs. Philadelphia Union

The MLS Game of the Week will take place on Sunday when defending champions Atlanta United FC play host to the Philadelphia Union. Though just two games into the 2019 season, it’s an important match-up of two teams that have gotten off to rocky starts and sit near the bottom of the table. Atlanta (-175) Following a tepid start to 2019, Atlanta has shown glimpses of 2018 in their last pair of outings. Frank de Boer’s side allowed only one [...]