San Jose Earthquakes vs Vancouver Whitecaps MLS Soccer Odds, Preview, Prediction
|San Jose Earthquakes -205||Draw / +366||Vancouver Whitecaps +553|
San Jose Earthquakes vs Vancouver Whitecaps Betting Odds, Match Preview, Free Picks and Predictions of the USA MLS Game on Wednesday October 7th, 2020.
1- The Quakes (4W-6L-5D) rallied to defeat the LA Galaxy to move within one point of the playoff line in the West
2- The Whitecaps (5W-10L-0D) suffered a 3-1 road loss to the Seattle Sounders.
3- This is the second meeting this year with the teams playing in one of the most memorable MLS is Back Tournament matches.
4- The Quakes rallied from a 3-1 second-half deficit to beat the 'Caps 4-3 on Shea Salinas' stoppage-time winner.
5- In one of Major League Soccer's oldest rivalries. The Galaxy struck twice late to rally for a 3-2 victory at Dignity Health Sports Park on August 29 and the teams played to a 0-0 draw at Earthquakes Stadium Sept. 13.
San Jose Earthquakes
The Goonies attacked late again. A penalty in the 82nd minute by Andy Ríos made the difference in the Cali Clásico victory on Saturday night at Earthquakes Stadium.
Ríos buried his attempt in the corner of the net, passing the outstretched arms of David Bingham, who in the first half rejected Chris Wondolowski's kick.
Referee Robert Sibiga indicated the spot after Galaxy defender Rolf Feltscher missed a Cristian Espinoza serve in the area, turned and fired at Nick Lima.
Marcos López, whose tie at the end of the first period was his first MLS goal, joins the Peruvian team for the CONMEBOL World Cup qualifiers. Guram Kashia and Vako will join Georgia.
The Whitecaps conceded three goals after halftime to fall to the Sounders 3-1 and finished with 10 men after Janio Bikel received a red card after his cleats caught Gustav Svensson's midsection in the 68th minute.
Tom Bogert of MLSsoccer.com reports that “The Caps and Italian club SPAL are finalizing a deal for Canadian youth international Simon Colyn, according to MLSsoccer.com sources.
Colyn would join SPAL on loan with a call option. Meanwhile, Jasser Khmiri will join Tunisia in the October international window.