New York Red Bulls vs LA Galaxy: Predictions, Odds and Roster Notes

New York and Los Angeles are set to jumpstart the action on a Saturday packed with 9 MLS matches.

New York looks to edge the number two team in the west and to secure their own standing in the Eastern Conference.

How to Watch

What: New York Red Bulls vs LA Galaxy

Where: Red Bull Arena, Harrison, New Jersey

When: Saturday, May 4th @ 2 PM EST

How: MLS Live ESPN, ESPN Deportes, Watch ESPN, TSN

LA Galaxy (Away)

Head Coach: Guillermo Barros Schelotto

Key Players: Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Rolf Feltscher, David Bingham

Standings: 7-1-1 (2nd Western Conference)

Coming off of last week’s win, the LA Galaxy are looking to continue their winning stint. In their last six matches, they are 5-0-1.

This crew features star forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic as their leading scorer with a whopping 8 goals.

The LA Galaxy have outscored opponents 15-8, thanks to an efficient offense and a sound defense with keeper David Bingham at the helm.

Expect to see their defense sharp in this matchup, and a barrage of shots on goal from the high octane offense.

New York Red Bulls (Home)

Head Coach: Chris Armas

Key Players: Daniel Royer, Alex Muyl, Michael Amir Murillo, Luis Robles

Standings: 2-4-2 (9th Eastern Conference)

Looking to push forward in the standings, New York is looking to make a statement by defeating one of the strongest teams in MLS.

Goalkeeper Luis Robles has had an efficient season, boasting 1 shutout and 17 saves.

He will be tested by the star-studded Galaxy forwards.

Expect the tandem of Royer and Muyl, New York’s leading scorers, to have trouble cracking the strong Los Angeles defense.

This club has scored a total of 9 goals and will have to step it up to challenge the Galaxy.

Odd and Predictions

The line favors the home team, New York, in this Saturday matinee.

However, with a red hot offense and an ironclad goalkeeper David Bingham, LA Galaxy shows promise

While Los Angeles has been successful throughout the season, as the away club they are 1-1-1, showing they are more comfortable at home.

The main question: will New York use their home field advantage and silence the Galaxy offense, or will they become another victim to a top contender in the league?

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