New England Revolution host Toronto FC today, July 7, at the Gillette Stadium in Foxborough for this week’s 2021 MLS season matchup. The hosts are hoping to win again after their last draw with Columbus Crew, while the visitors will try to end a six-game losing streak. Here, find out what you need to know about this Major League Soccer match, such as the preview, information, storylines, predictions, odds and how to watch the game in the US.
Bruce Arena’s men are atop of the Eastern Conference table, despite having two games without knowing victory. First, they lost 2-1 at hands of FC Dallas and then Columbus Crew held them to a 2-2 draw. Still, they have three points above Orlando City SC, who have a game less.
Meanwhile, Toronto is in a completely different position with seven games without knowing victory. They came to this match after DC United destroyed them with a 7-1 score last Saturday at the Audi Field Stadium. Chris Armas’ boys have only managed to get a win so far, and they are at the bottom of the Eastern Conference table.
New England Revolution vs Toronto FC: Match Information
Date: Wednesday, July 7, 2021.
Time: 7:00 PM (ET).
Location: Gillette Stadium, Foxborough, Massachusetts.
New England Revolution vs Toronto FC: Time by State in the US
ET: 7:00 PM
CT: 6:00 PM
MT: 5:00 PM
PT: 4:00 PM
New England Revolution vs Toronto FC: Head-to-head and storylines
After losing points in their last two games, the Revs are going to try to secure the three points this Wednesday to stay at the top of the Eastern Conference table. With Orlando City being just three points behind them but with a game less, New England can’t get too comfortable.
The task shouldn’t be that difficult against Toronto FC, now that the visitors are in a really bad run. Their 7-1 loss in the last of a six-game run of defeats, with only one win in 11 matches, and two draws. Also it was the worst defeat in the club's history, which is telling of the state of form of the team.
These two teams have faced each other in 33 matches. New England Revolution has been the better side in the history of this fixture, with 13 wins. However, Toronto has nine wins and they have drawn in 11 games.
New England Revolution vs Toronto FC: Regular season Standings
After Week 11, New England Revolution are currently first in the Eastern Conference Standings, with 24 points, three points above Orlando City SC and one more match. Meanwhile, Toronto FC is at the bottom of the Eastern Conference with only five points in eleven matches.
New England Revolution vs Toronto FC: Regular season Topscorer
Gustavo Bou is New England Revolution’s top scorer this MLS season with six goals. Meanwhile, the topscorer for Toronto FC this season so far is Ayo Akinola with three goals in seven matches.
How to watch or live stream New England Revolution vs Toronto FC in the US
The game between New England Revolution and Toronto FC, to be played at the Gillete Stadium this Wednesday, July 7, will be broadcasted in the US by myRITV, ESPN+, WSBK myTV38, 98.5 The Sports Hub.
New England Revolution vs Toronto FC: Odds and predictions
Oddsmakers have already done their predictions for this match. According to FanDuel, the odds are in favor of New England with -220. Meanwhile, Toronto has +440. A tie would result in a +350 payout.
*Odds by FanDuel