Orlando City SC will try to make themselves at home by dealing with Inter Miami CF on their own turf. Both teams will kick off the MLS is Back tournament for Group A of the Eastern Conference on July 8 at 8:00 p.m (ET) at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida.
The home team won't have the support of their fan base this time but they have the experience their rivals are lacking. Also, they seem determined to turn their story around after 5 years of struggles in America's top-flight league.
Inter Miami CF, on the other hand, will try to make a great first impression after finally debuting in Major League Soccer, and there won't be a better scenario for it than this one-of-a-kind tournament where everything can happen.
Oscar Pareja's boys will turn to Portuguese superstar Nani, who scored 12 goals with 10 assists in 30 caps last season, for a much-needed offensive boost vs. The Herrons, who'll count on Rodolfo Pizarro for the same purposes.
Ironically, the debuting team is currently the betting favorite for this matchup. According to DraftKings and SugarHouse, Inter Miami CF has +125 odds to win, while Orlando City SC has +195. For those risky bettors, a tie has quite appealing +260 odds.
Gamblers will also have plenty of markets to bet on during this game. Besides the result, there are also total goals bets, with the over 2.5 having -141, while the under 2.5 goals has +117 goals, so we could expect this one to be a high-scoring affair.
Orlando City SC vs Inter Miami CF Props
Those who want to play it safe could also turn their attention towards the Double Chance bets. This time, Orlando City or tie has -155 odds, while Inter Miami or tie has -245 odds. Last, but not least, either Orlando City or Inter Miami (no tie), has -335 odds, as per DraftKings.
For those who are into props, sportsbooks also offer some interesting bets, as the first goalscorer. The aforementioned Nani, for instance, has appealing +550 odds, while Pizarro has +600.
Orlando City SC vs Inter Miami CF Odds
|Orlando City SC||+125||+125|
|Inter Miami CF||+195||+195|
DraftKings & SugarHouse