Week 13 of the 2021 MLS Regular Season will bring us an exciting Western Conference showdown tonight as Los Angeles FC host Real Salt Lake at Banc of California Stadium. Here, you will find everything there is to know about this game, such as information, storylines, predictions, odds, and even how to watch it.
Bob Bradley's boys return home looking to continue on winning ways after defeating Austin FC in a midweek fixture on the road. LAFC have also claimed the three points in the last game at their ground, but they have failed to make consecutive wins there this season.
Freddy Juarez's men, on the other hand, will make the trip to California seeking revenge against their upcoming rivals, who have beat them not long ago in Utah. Real Salt Lake, howeverm also arrive at this clash with a comfortable win under their belts.
LAFC vs Real Salt Lake: Match Information
Date: Saturday, July 17, 2021
Time: 10:30 PM (ET)
Location: Banc of California Stadium, Los Angeles
LAFC vs Real Salt Lake: Time by State in the US
ET: 10:30 PM
CT: 9:30 PM
MT: 8:30 PM
PT: 7:30 PM
LAFC vs Real Salt Lake: Storylines and Head-to-Head
Los Angeles FC defeated Austin FC 2-0 in their previous MLS game. Before that, they have also won in their last home affair against FC Dallas and now they have the chance to record consecutive wins at the Banc of California Stadium for the first time this season.
Real Salt Lake, meanwhile, destroyed Vancouver Whitecaps 4-0 in the midweek fixture to claim three much-needed points. Freddy Juarez's side has gone through a rough patch after starting the MLS campaign with two wins in a row, but now it seems to be getting back on track again.
This will be the 10th meeting between these two sides in the MLS. Los Angeles FC have the edge in the series with seven victories, while Real Salt Lake won twice. They'll be head-to-head for the second time this season, as LAFC won 1-0 on July 3.
LAFC vs Real Salt Lake:2021 MLS Standings
Following twelve weeks of action, Los Angeles FC stand fifth in the Western Conference standings with 18 points. Real Salt Lake are just one place behind them, as they sit in the sixth spot with 16 points.
LAFC vs Real Salt Lake: 2021 MLS Top Scorers
José Cifuentes and Diego Rossi are the Los Angeles FC's top scorers with four goals each, while Damir Kreilach is the Real Salt Lake's leading goalscorer after finding the net seven times.
How to watch or live stream LAFC vs Real Salt Lake in the US
The game to be played between Los Angeles FC and Real Salt Lake at Banc of California Stadium in Week 13 of the 2021 MLS Regular Season will be broadcast in the US by MLS LIVE on ESPN+, MLS LIVE on DAZN, My13 KCOP, Estrella TV, and KMYU.
LAFC vs Real Salt Lake: Predictions and Odds
Bookmakers have already revealed their predictions for this match. FanDuel sees LAFC as strong favorites to win the game with odds of -220, while Real Salt Lake have +500, and a tie would result in a +330 payout.
|Real Salt Lake||+500|
* Odds via FanDuel.