Real Esteli host Columbus Crew at the Historic Crew Stadium in the second leg of the CONCACAF Champions League Round of 16 today, April 15, 2021, at 8:00 PM (ET). Here, you will find everything there is to know about this soccer match, such as predictions, odds, storylines, and how to watch or live stream the game.
This will be their second overall meeting. Columbus Crew are by far the better side in head-to-head clashes, having won their only clash; Real Esteli have been winless so far, and no game has ended in a draw.
Their only game was played on April 8, 2021, when it ended in a 4-0 win for the MLS side. It promises to be an even more exciting clash as they meet in the return game of the CONCACAF Champions League Round of 16.
Columbus Crew vs Real Esteli: Match Information
Date: Thursday, April 15, 2021
Time: 8:00 PM (ET)
Location: Historic Crew Stadium, Columbus
Columbus Crew vs Real Esteli: Time by State in the US
ET: 8:00 PM
CT: 7:00 PM
MT: 6:00 PM
PT: 5:00 PM
Columbus Crew vs Real Esteli: Storylines
Columbus qualified for the CONCACAF Champions League four times, with three of those appearances ending in the quarter-finals. The Black and Gold have competed in the 2009-2010 and 2010-2011 editions of the tournament, with an overall record of 6-4-6.
Meanwhile, Real Esteli have six appearances in the CONCACAF Champions League so far. They have featured in the 2009, 2012-2015, and 2017 editions. They reached the Preliminary Round the first two times, but then ended all of their remaining four campaigns during the Group Stage.
The Crew have a 4-0 lead from the first game of the Round of 16, thanks to goals by Menhas, Santos, and a brace from Zardes. The winner from this matchup will face the winner from the Atletico Pantoja vs Monterrey clash. The latter have a 3-0 lead from the first leg.
How To Watch Or Stream Live Free Columbus Crew vs Real Esteli in the U.S.
The 2021 CONCACAF Champions League Round of 16 game match between Columbus Crew and Real Esteli, to be played on Thursday, at the Historic Crew Stadium in Columbus, will be broadcasted on TUDN USA, TUDN App, TUDN.com, Fox Sports 1, Foxsports.com in the United States.
Columbus Crew vs Real Esteli: Predictions And Odds
All odds are in favor of Columbus Crew. FanDuel see them as the absolute favorites to win on Thursday and thus, they have given them -600 odds. The guests Real Esteli, meanwhile, have whooping +1000 odds to upset the MLS club, while a tie would result in an equally impressive +550 payout.
* Odds via FanDuel