Vancouver Whitecaps will play New Eng. Revolution in Monday’s upcoming MLS fixture.
Our full set of predictions, statistics and match poll for Vancouver Whitecaps v New Eng. Revolution can be seen below - along with the latest match odds.
Vancouver Whitecaps will be looking for another win after the 2-1 Canadian Championship victory over York United.
Over their prior 6 fixtures, Vanni Sartini's Vancouver Whitecaps have hit the back of the net a combined total of 6 times resulting in an average number of goals per match of 1.
New Eng. Revolution
New Eng. Revolution head into the encounter after a 2-1 MLS win in the defeat of Minnesota United in their previous fixture.
In that game, New Eng. Revolution had 54% possession and 11 attempts at goal with 2 on target. For New Eng. Revolution, the goals were scored by Dylan Borrero (53') and Gustavo Bou (69'). Minnesota United got 13 attempts on goal with 6 on target. Emanuel Reynoso (37') scored for Minnesota United.
Looking at their form, and New Eng. Revolution have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 matches, letting opponents get 7 goals in total. Defensively, New Eng. Revolution have clearly had some problems.
Head to head
Looking over their prior head to head meetings going back to 22/03/2014 tells us that Vancouver Whitecaps have won 1 of them & New Eng. Revolution 3, with the number of drawn results standing at 2.
A total of 17 goals were yielded between them in these games, with 6 for Caps and 11 for Revs. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 2.83.
The last league game featuring these sides was MLS match day 25 on 17/07/2019 when it finished New Eng. Revolution 4-0 Vancouver Whitecaps.
That day, New Eng. Revolution managed 52% possession and 33 shots on goal with 12 on target. The goalscorers were Gustavo Bou (45'), Diego Fagúndez (82'), Carles Gil (86') and Teal Bunbury (90').
Vancouver Whitecaps had 6 shots on goal with 0 on target.
The match was refereed by Robert Sibiga.
Team News: Vancouver Whitecaps
It’s a low absenteeism rate, with just the lone fitness concern for the Vancouver Whitecaps manager Vanni Sartini to be concerned about thanks to an almost full-strength squad. Thomas Hasal (Finger Injury) will miss out.
Team News: New Eng. Revolution
Due to a completely healthy group available to select from, the New Eng. Revolution boss Bruce Arena does not have any fitness concerns to report coming into this match.
We’re of the view that New Eng. Revolution and Vancouver Whitecaps should both be able to find the back of the net here although it’s difficult to select a clear winner.
Let’s see how this one goes, but it looks this could be a draw. We’re therefore tipping a very close game with a 1-1 scoreline at full-time.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: BC Place (22,120)
Captain: Russell Teibert
Chairman: Jeff Mallett
Manager: Vanni Sartini
Competitions: Canadian Championship (Semi-finals), MLS (Parent), MLS (Western Conference)