The 2021 MLS regular season is back. Austin FC host LAFC at the Q2 Stadium today, July 7, at 9:00 PM in Austin, Texas. Here, find out everything there’s to know about this thrilling Major League Soccer match such as: the preview, information, storylines, predictions, odds and how to watch it in the US.
Right now, the Western Conference is really tight. Los Angeles FC are fifth on the table right now with a good run so far. They just won over Real Salt Lake 1-0 thanks to a goal from José Cifuentes in the second half. And they will try to add three more points when they visit Austin.
Meanwhile, Austin FC are not in a great place right now. They are currently in the 10th place of the table, but they just got a 4-1 win over Portland Timbers last time out at home. And they will try to get a similar result this time around.
Austin FC vs LAFC: Match Information
Date: Wednesday, July 7, 2021.
Time: 9:00 PM (ET).
Location: Q2 Stadium, Austin, Texas.
Austin FC vs LAFC: Time by State in the US
ET: 9:00 PM
CT: 8:00 PM
MT: 7:00 PM
PT: 6:00 PM
Austin FC vs LAFC: Head-to-head and storylines
Austin FC and Los Angeles FC have faced each other only one time, with Los Angeles taking the victory 2-0 with goals from Corey Baird and José Cifuentes. However, at home, Austin will try to take their first victory against LAFC.
That previous match took place in April earlier this year. Since then, Austin has improved this month. However, it’s true that LAFC is still the stronger team in the fixture. In their last six matches, LAFC has three wins, two loses and one draw.
Austin, on the other hand, has drawn four of their last six matches, with only one victory and another defeat. After a streak without scoring goals, it seems that Josh Wolff’s team has finally found their aim.
Austin FC vs LAFC: Regular season Standings
The hosts aren’t in the best place right now. They are 10th in the Western Conference Standings with 13 points and only three wins. On the other hand, LAFC are currently in fifth place in the Western Conference with 15 points and four wins so far.
Austin FC vs LAFC: Regular season Top Scorers
Los Angeles FC top scorer for the 2021 MLS regular season so far is José Cifuentes, with three goals in 11 matches. In Austin, there’s two players tied with three goals: Cecilio Domínguez and Diego Fagundez.
How to watch or live stream Austin FC vs LAFC in the US
The game between Austin FC and LAFC, to be played at Q2 Stadium in Austin, Texas will be broadcasted in the US by KBVO, Estrella TV, ESPN+, Bally Sports SoCal, TUDN Radio.
Austin FC vs LAFC: Odds and predictions
Oddsmakers have already done their predictions for this match. According to FanDuel, the odds are in favor of LAFC with +120, while Austin has +195. A tie would result in a +230 payout.
*Odds by FanDuel