Week Three of the MLS 2021 is underway and it will bring us an exciting match between San Jose Earthquakes and DC United. The hosts will be looking to continue in winning ways, while the visitors travel to California aiming to bounce back. Here, you're going to find everything there is to know about this game, such as information, storylines, predictions, odds, and even how to watch it.
Matías Almeyda's team earned a great victory over FC Dallas in the second round. The Quakes have high hopes for this season, in which the coach can rely on several well-known faces from previous teams in his career.
However, the side from the capital city heads to San Jose seeking recovery. Hernán Losada's boys began the campaign strongly beating New York City, but came up short against New England last weekend. One thing we know for sure, this upcoming match between Argentine coaches promises to be very exciting.
San Jose Earthquakes vs DC United: Match Information
Date: Saturday, May 1, 2021
Time: 11 PM (ET)
Location: PayPal Park, San Jose, California
San Jose Earthquakes vs DC United: Time by State in the US
ET: 11 PM
CT: 10 PM
MT: 9 PM
PT: 8 PM
San Jose Earthquakes vs DC United: Storylines
San Jose Earthquakes were looking forward to a new season under Matías Almeyda, arguably one of the best managers in the league. The former Argentine international player is still building an enthusiastic project in California, and this year we can expect an improvement in the team's performances.
They couldn't start on the right foot against Houston Dynamo, but they did show a better face in the following match versus FC Dallas, to whom they defeated 3-1. Will the Quakes extend their successful run to go on to have a great season?
DC United, on the other hand, began the 2021 MLS campaign with a great victory over a strong opponent like it is NYCFC but were upset by New England Revolution in the next round. Washington's side will travel to the West Coast aiming to pick up three points again and to begin stringing wins together.
San Jose Earthquakes vs DC United: MLS 2021 Standings
The MLS 2021 season has started a few weeks ago and only two rounds have been played so far. San Jose Earthquakes are currently sixth with three points in the Western Conference, while DC United find themselves at the same position but in the Eastern table.
How to watch or live stream San Jose Earthquakes vs DC United in the US
The game to be played between San Jose Earthquakes and DC United in Week 3 of the 2021 MLS season will be broadcast in the US by TeleXitos, ESPN+, NBC Sports Washington, NBC Sports California, dcunited.com, and KNBR 1050.
San Jose Earthquakes vs DC United: Predictions and Odds
Oddsmakers have already made their predictions ahead of this game, and they see the hosts as favorites. FanDuel has given SJ Earthquakes odds of -120, while a DC United win would result in a +300 payout, and a tie has +240.
|San Jose Earthquakes||-120|
* Odds via FanDuel.