The Concacaf World Cup Qualifiers are back and the race for the berths in soccer's greatest tournament is heating up. The Dominican Republic and Barbados clash today at the Estadio Olímpico Félix Sánchez in Santo Domingo on Matchday 7 of the road to Qatar 2022 in a thrilling match. The home side will try to take advtantage of its favoritismo and clinch a victory without any upsets. Here, check out the match information, storylines, predictions, odds, and how to watch it in the US.
The Dominican Republic return to action after a great beginning to their campaign, winning two games so far. David González's boys head to this game after being off the pitch since March when they recorded six points to begin strongly.
Meanwhile, Barbados will try to pick up from where they left off and string their second victory in a row in this tournament. The team coached by Russell Latapy doesn't have an easy task upfront at all, though.
Dominican Republic vs Barbados: Match Information
Date: Friday, June 4, 2021
Time: 7 PM (ET)
Location: Estadio Olímpico Félix Sánchez, Santo Domingo
Dominican Republic vs Barbados: Time by State in the US
ET: 7 PM
CT: 6 PM
MT: 5 PM
PT: 4 PM
Dominican Republic vs Barbados: Storylines
The Dominican Republic couldn't have begun their path towards Qatar 2022 in a better way. Even though they've only managed to beat Dominica by a one-goal margin, they were ruthless against Anguilla as they've put 6 past them.
David Gonzalez's side needs to keep like this to finish comfortably atop Group D, where it looks like strong favorites. However, Barbados has shown an improvement in the last game and will try to upset the hosts.
The team coached by the former Trinidadian international Russell Latapy has overcome a dramatic 1-0 defeat at the hands of Panama by beating Anguilla by the same result. Will Barbados shock the Dominican Republic in this game?
Dominican Republic vs Barbados: Concacaf World Cup Qualifiers 2022 Standings
After Matchday 2, the Dominican Republic stand atop Group D with six points, while Barbados sit fourth with three points so far in the current Concacaf World Cup Qualifiers 2022 standings.
How to watch or live stream Dominican Republic vs Barbados in the US
The game to be played between the Dominican Republic and Barbados for Matchday 3 of the Concacaf World Cup Qualifiers 2022 will be broadcast in the US by Telemundo Deportes En Vivo and Paramount+.
Dominican Republic vs Barbados: Predictions and Odds
Oddsmakers in the US have already unveiled their bets for this game, and they see the hosts as favorites. FanDuel has given the Dominican Republic odds of -320, while Barbados have +750, and a tie would result in a +350 payout.
* Odds via FanDuel.