The 2021 MLS Regular Season will be back this weekend with an exciting fixture that will see Vancouver Whitecaps and the Los Angeles Galaxy taking the field by storm in Week 13. Here, you will find everything you need to know about this game, such as information, storylines, predictions, odds, and even how to watch it.
Marc Dos Santos' men find themselves in a tough spot after a weak start to their campaign. The Whitecaps arrive at this clash carrying an eight-game winless streak, which is why they'll be desperate to get back on track.
Meanwhile, Greg Vanney's boys head to this match in much better form as they keep on chasing the top of the Western Conference standings. The Galaxy will try to beat the Whitecaps for the second time this season.
Vancouver Whitecaps vs LA Galaxy: Match Information
Date: Saturday, July 17, 2021
Time: 10 PM (ET)
Location: Rio Tinto Stadium, Sandy, Utah
Vancouver Whitecaps vs LA Galaxy: Time by State in the US
ET: 10 PM
CT: 9 PM
MT: 8 PM
PT: 7 PM
Vancouver Whitecaps vs LA Galaxy: Storylines and Head-to-Head
Vancouver Whitecaps have been struggling in the 2021 MLS Regular Season and have failed to claim the three points since May. Last Wednesday, they were destroyed 4-0 by Real Salt Lake and lost their sixth match from the last eight.
The Los Angeles Galaxy, on the other hand, will set foot at the Rio Tinto Stadium looking to record their second win in a row after defeating FC Dallas 3-1 in the midweek fixture. Vaney's team has already claimed eight victories so far, but it wants to win more consistently.
This will be the 29th meeting between these two sides. The LA Galaxy have the edge in the all-time series with 14 triumphs, while the Vancouver Whitecaps have won eight times, and they've shared the points on six occasions. The last time they've met for Week 9 of the current season, the Galaxy won 2-1.
Vancouver Whitecaps vs LA Galaxy: 2021 MLS Standings
After Week 12, the Los Angeles Galaxy sit comfortably in the third seed of the Western Conference standings with 24 points. On the other hand, Vancouver Whitecaps are at the bottom of the table with only nine points so far.
Vancouver Whitecaps vs LA Galaxy: 2021 MLS Top Scorers
Vancouver Whitecaps' leading goalscorer is Cristian Dájome, who has been on target four times, while the Galaxy's Chicharito Hernández is the league's top scorer alongside Raúl Ruidiaz with 10 goals.
How to watch or live stream Vancouver Whitecaps vs LA Galaxy in the US
The game to be played between Vancouver Whitecaps and the Los Angeles Galaxy in Week 13 of the 2021 MLS Regular Season will be broadcast in the US by TSN1, TSN4, MLS LIVE on ESPN+, and Spectrum SN.
Vancouver Whitecaps vs LA Galaxy: Predictions and Odds
Bookmakers have already revealed their predictions for this match. FanDuel sees LA Galaxy as favorites with odds of +105, while Vancouver Whitecaps have +200, and a tie would result in a +260 payout.
* Odds via FanDuel.