LAFC will host Seattle Sounders in the second round of the new 2021 MLS season today, April 24, 2021, at 6:00 PM (ET). Here, you will find everything there is to know about this exciting soccer match, such as predictions, odds, storylines, and how to watch or live stream the game.
This will be their jubilee 10th MLS meeting. There is no favorite in head-to-head games, as both Los Angeles FC and Seattle Sounders have celebrated a victory on four occasions so far, while the remaining game has ended in a draw.
Their most recent game was played on November 24, 2020. and it ended in a thriller 3-1 victory for the Sounders in the First Round of the 2020 MLS Playoffs. It promises to be a more exciting clash as they meet for the first time in the 2021 MLS season.
LAFC vs Seattle Sounders: Match Information
Date: Saturday, April 24, 2021
Time: 6:00 PM (ET)
Location: Banc of California Stadium, Los Angeles
LAFC vs Seattle Sounders: Times by State in the US
ET: 6:00 PM
CT: 5:00 PM
MT: 4:00 PM
PT: 3:00 PM
LAFC vs Seattle Sounders: Storylines
LAFC finished the 2020 season in seventh place of the Western Conference with 32 points in 22 games. Meanwhile, Seattle Sounders ended the last term in second place of the Western Conference with 39 points in 22 games. The two sides qualified for the 2020 MLS Cup Playoffs and met in the First round, when the Sounders were the better side, winning 3-1.
The Los Angeles club managed a 2-0 victory over Austin FC in the opening round, thus climbing on to second place in the Western Conference. On the other hand, Seattle hosted Minnesota United in a thrilling 4-0 triumph, so as a result, Brian Schmetzer's players are right above LAFC, on top of the Western Conference table.
These opponents don't have a long history of clashes as their first one dates back to March 4, 2018, and it ended in a 1-0 win for Los Angeles FC. Thanks to this exciting clash, we will see who gets to go home with a win in Round 2.
How To Watch Or Stream Live Free LAFC vs Seattle Sounders in the U.S.
The 2021 MLS Round 2 game between LAFC and Seattle Sounders, to be played today, at the Banc of California Stadium in Los Angeles, will be broadcasted on ESPN Deportes+, ESPN Deportes, ESPN, SiriusXM FC in the United States.
LAFC vs Seattle Sounders: Predictions And Odds
All odds are in favor of the LAFC. FanDuel see them as the firm favorites to claim their second win this season and they have given them -130 odds. The away side Seattle Sounders, meanwhile, have +280 odds, while a tie would result in an equal +280 payout.
* Odds via FanDuel