Orlando City face Santos Laguna at the Exploria Stadium today, August 12, 2021, at 7:00 PM (ET) in the Quarter-Finals for the 2021 Leagues Cup. The winner will to the semifinals to face Seattle Sounders, who defeated Tigres UANL 3-0. Here, you will find everything there is to know about this soccer match, such as the preview, information, predictions, odds, storylines, and how to watch the game online in the US.
The best four Liga MX clubs and the best four MLS teams that are not participating in the Concacaf Champions League compete in the Leagues Cup. Orlando City, Sporting Kansas City, New York City and Seattle Sounders are among the MLS teams that will be participating, along with Mexican sides Santos Laguna, Tigres UANL, Pumas UNAM, and Club Leon.
This will be their first overall meeting. Orlando City and Santos Laguna have never clashed before in the Leagues Cup, nor at any Club Friendly in their history. It promises to be an exciting clash as they meet for the first time ever at the 2021 Leagues Cup.
Orlando City vs Santos Laguna: Match Information
Date: Thursday, August 12, 2021
Time: 7:00 PM (ET)
Location: Exploria Stadium, Orlando
Orlando City vs Santos Laguna: Times by State in the US
ET: 7:00 PM
CT: 6:00 PM
MT: 5:00 PM
PT: 4:00 PM
Orlando City vs Santos Laguna: Storylines
Orlando City are on a decent streak at the moment. Thus, in their last five MLS fixtures, they have emerged victorious twice, in addition to two draws and a defeat (DDWLW). AS a result, they are currently sitting in second place of the Western Eastern table with 30 points in 18 regular-season matches so far.
Meanwhile, Santos Laguna have managed to celebrate a triumph once in their three Liga MX games. In addition, two of their league fixtures have ended in draws (DDW). The Mexican are placed in seventh place on the Liga MX table with five points won in three games in the Apertura. The winner of this clash will then face Seattle Sounders, who managed to overcome Tigres UNAM 3-0 at the Lumen Field in Seattle.
How To Watch Or Stream Live Free Orlando City vs Santos Laguna in the U.S.
The 2021 Leagues Cup Quarter-Finals game between Orlando City and Santos Laguna, to be played on Thursday at the Exploria Stadium in Orlando, will be broadcasted on ESPN+, TUDN App, TUDN.com, TUDN USA in the United States.
Orlando City vs Santos Laguna: Predictions And Odds
The odds are slightly in favor of Orlando City. FanDuel see the MLS team as the slight favorites to claim their first win in the Leagues Cup and they have given them +115 odds. The Mexican club Santos Laguna, meanwhile, have +230 odds to cause an upset this week, while a tie would result in a +220 payout.
* Odds via FanDuel