MLS Cup Playoffs 2019: Atlanta United FC vs New England Revolution - Predictions and Odds

Atlanta seems to have everything going in their favor as they begin their title defense in 2019. Final score prediction: Atlanta 2, New England 0.

How to Watch Atlanta United FC vs NE Revolution

Where: Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta, Georgia

When: Saturday, October 19th at 1:00 PM EST

How (TV/Radio): TV: Univision. New England TV/Radio: NBC Sports Boston, 98.5 FM Atlanta TV/Radio: Fox Sports Southeast, 92.9 FM.

Team Notes

Atlanta United FC

In the regular season, Atlanta United FC posted a record of 18-12-4 (W-L-D) with 58 goals scored and 43 allowed. Atlanta posted 58 points, six behind first-place NYCFC.

Atlanta United FC grabbed the second seed in the Eastern Conference Playoff bracket.
Atlanta stands with +900 odds to win the MLS Championship.

New England Revolution

In the 2019 season, the New England Revolution posted a record of 11-11-12 (W-L-D) for 45 points. They scored 50 goals and allowed 57 on the year.

The Revolution finished the regular season sitting in the seventh position in the Eastern Conference playoff picture, the final spot in the postseason in the East.

New England are +2800 to win the MLS Championship in November.

Goalie Notes

Atlanta United FC: Brad Guzan (18-12-4, 1.26 goals allowed per game in 2019)

The Atlanta United FC keeper finished with the league lead in shutouts with 14 on the season.

  • Guzan allowed just one goal to the Revolution on October 6th, stopping three shots in a 3-1 win.
  • Early this year in April, Guzan posted a shutout against New England, saving one shot in a 2-0 win.
  • Guzan allowed one goal in three of his last four appearances of the season for Atlanta.

New England: Matt Turner (8-4-7, 1.35 goals allowed per game)

Turner’s goalkeeping helped steer the Revolution to the playoffs as the keeper was responsible for eight wins and seven draws in his 19 decisions this season.

  • Turner faced a whopping ten shots in the 3-1 loss to Atlanta, saving just seven of those shots.
  • The Revolution keeper allowed six goals over his last four starts, although in two of those games he allowed three goals in each match.
  • The New England keeper posted five shutouts on the year in his 20 starts for the Revolution.

Stats to Watch for Atlanta United FC vs NE Revolution

Atlanta United FC

Atlanta scored 2.1 goals in the friendly confines of Mercedes-Benz Stadium while allowing just 0.8 in their home matches.

  • Josef Martinez scored his club-leading 27th goal in the 3-1 win over New England at the beginning of October.
  • Martinez scored 16 of his 27 goals at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in 2019.
  • Atlanta has never lost to New England at home, winning all three matchups, outscoring the Revolution 12-2 at Mercedes-Benz.

New England Revolution

The Revolution scored 1.6 goals per road contest this season and allowed 2.2 goals per contest away from Gillette Stadium.

  • Carles Gil leads the Revolution this season with 10 goals, with Gustavo Bou scoring nine for second place on the club.
  • Cristian Penilla scored the only goal for New England in their 3-1 loss to Atlanta on October 6th.
  • Gil leads the team with seven road goals, while Juan Fernando Caicedo scored five away from home this season.

Last Five Games

Atlanta United FC

  • Atlanta United FC has a record of 3-1-1 (W-L-D) in their last five matches.
  • In their last five games, Atlanta United FC has a plus-3 goal differential.
  • Atlanta United FC defeated New England this season by an aggregate score of 5-1 in their two 2019 matches.

New England Revolution

  • The Revolution have netted 11 goals over their last six road matches of the year.
  • New England has an even goal differential in their last five games.
  • The Revolution have a record of 1-1-3 in their last five matches.

Game Predictions Atlanta United FC vs New England Revolution

Atlanta seems to have everything going in their favor as they begin their title defense in 2019. Expect the Atlanta United FC attack to overwhelm New England’s backline and mirror the match these two teams played on Decision Day.

Game Prediction Final Score: Atlanta 2, New England 0.

Atlanta United FC vs New England Revolution – Odds

The odds for this playoff match are provided by NJ Sportsbooks – 888Sport NJ, DraftKings, bet365 NJ, and Unibet NJ.

Good luck!


SportsbookATL UnitedTieNE Revolution
888Sport NJ-230+360+510
bet365 NJ-250+400+550
Unibet NJ-230+360+510

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