Columbus Crew and Philadelphia Union will face off today at 7:30 PM (ET) at MAPFRE Stadium in Columbus, Ohio, for a 2020 MLS regular season clash. Here, you'll find everything there is to know about this thrilling matchup: the match preview, informarion, storylynes, predictions, odds and how to watch it.
Two of the hottest teams in Major League Soccer will try and prove who's the best when Columbus Crew and Philadelphia union meet. Needless to say, this is must-watch television for MLS fans all over the world.
Experts don't give a huge edge to either of these great teams ahead of their Week 9 clash. Both are pretty solid on all aspects of the game and have thrived to start the season. In the following paragraphs, you'll find all the information you need about this game.
Columbus Crew vs Philadelphia Union: Match Information
Date: Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2020
Time: 7:30 PM (ET)
Venue: MAPFRE Stadium, Columbus
Columbus Crew vs Philadelphia Union: Storylines
Columbus Crew SC is fresh off a goalless draw vs. FC Cincinnati. However, the 0-0 result doesn't reflect just how exciting this game watch, as Columbus could've have scored two or three times in the first half alone.
Led by Gyasi Zardes and his two goals, Columbus Crew have dominated most of their opposition with 5 wins, 2 draws and just 1 loss to start the season. They've also scored 12 goals while conceding just 2.
Philadelphia Union aren't that far behind Columbus Crew. In fact, they trail them by just 2 points and will look to take the top of the table by upsetting them on the road. That'll be the toughest task they have to face thus far this season.
Kacper Przybylko leads Philadelphia with 3 goals, while Brenden Aaronson and Sergio Santos have added two more apiece. Like Columbus, they've also scored 12 goals. However, they've conceded 8.
How To Watch Or Stream Live Free Columbus Crew vs Philadelphia Union In The U.S
The 2020 MLS regular season game between Columbus Crew and Philadelphia Union to be played on Wednesday 2 at MAPFRE Stadium in Columbus will be broadcasted in the United States by FOX Sports Ohio, PHL17, and MLS LIVE on ESPN+.
Columbus Crew vs Philadelphia Union: Predictions And Odds
Apparently, oddsmakers and experts from Las Vegas expect Columbus Crew to win this game at home, as they're given +110 odds to win this game. Philadelphia Union are given +240 odds to upset the home team, while a draw would result in a +245 payout.
* Odds via DraftKings