Club America come against Philadelphia Union at the Estadio Azteca today, August 12, 2021, at 10:00 PM (ET) in the first leg of the 2021 CONCACAF Champions League Semi-Finals. The return leg will be played on September 15 at Subaru Park in Chester, Pennsylvania. Here, you will find everything there is to know about this decisive soccer match, such as the preview, information, predictions, odds, storylines, and how to watch the game online in the US.
The best four Liga MX clubs and the best four MLS teams that are not participating in the Concacaf Champions League compete in the Leagues Cup. Orlando City, Sporting Kansas City, New York City FC, and Seattle Sounders are among the MLS teams that will be participating, along with Mexican sides Santos Laguna, Tigres UANL, Pumas UNAM, and Club Leon.
This will be their first overall meeting. Club America and Philadelphia Union have never clashed before in the Leagues Cup, nor at any Club Friendly in their history. It promises to be an exciting clash as they meet for the first time ever at the 2021 CONCACAF Champions League.
Club America vs Philadelphia Union: Match Information
Date: Thursday, August 12, 2021
Time: 10:00 PM (ET)
Location: Estadio Azteca, Mexico City
Club America vs Philadelphia Union: Times by State in the US
ET: 10:00 PM
CT: 9:00 PM
MT: 8:00 PM
PT: 7:00 PM
Club America vs Philadelphia Union: Storylines
Club America had to beat Olimpia of Honduras 3-2 on aggregate, as well as Portland Timbers of the MLS with an aggregate score of 4-2 to get to the first leg of the 2021 CONCACAF Champions League Semi-Finals. Meanwhile, Philadelphia Union managed to overcome Saprissa of Costa Rica (5-0 on aggregate) in the Round of 16.
The Union set up a meeting with Club America in the Semis after triumphing over fellow MLS club, Atlanta United in the Quarter-Finals with an aggregate result of 4-1. Thanks to this exciting clash, we will see who goes into the second leg with an advantage. The aggregate winner of this clash will then face the better side of the Cruz Azul vs Monterrey duel in the Grand CONCACAF Champions League 2021 Final.
How To Watch Or Stream Live Free Club America vs Philadelphia Union in the U.S.
The 2021 Leagues Cup Semi-Finals Leg 1 game between Club America and Philadelphia Union, to be played on Thursday at the Estadio Azteca in Mexico City, will be broadcasted on TUDN, FoxSports1 in the United States.
Club America vs Philadelphia Union: Predictions And Odds
The odds are heavily in favor of Club America. Caliente see the Mexican team as the firm favorites to claim a win in the first leg and they have given them -225 odds. The American club Philadelphia Union, meanwhile, have +600 odds to cause an upset and go into the second game with an advantage, while a tie would result in a +350 payout.
* Odds via Caliente