Colorado Rapids vs Inter Miami MLS Betting prediction

MLS Colorado Rapids SC vs Inter Miami CF Prediction 4/6/2024

Colorado Rapids SC (2-2-2) travel to face off against Inter Miami CF (3-2-2) on Saturday, April 6th. This match will be played at Chase Stadium in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Colorado Rapids SC is coming off a win in their previous match, while Inter Miami CF played to a draw vs. Colorado Rapids SC. The match is scheduled for 7:30 PM ET.

Colorado Rapids SC vs Inter Miami CF

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Colorado Rapids SC Is Coming Off A Win

The Colorado Rapids will be looking to build off their 3-2 win over Los Angeles FC. This match was played at home and they went into it as the +185 underdog. The five combined goals surpassed the over/under line of 2.5 goals.

Colorado’s offensive attack was led by Djordje Mihailović, who scored two times on his three total shots. He also found the net on his only shot on goal and picked up an assist. Moïse Bombito was the only other player to score, which came on his only shot on goal.

On the defensive end, the Rapids were led by Zack Steffen’s six saves. Overall, LA took 19 shots, and eight of these were on target. Colorado’s defenders finished with five blocked shots and four interceptions.

Through six matches, the Colorado Rapids have a record of 2-2-2, putting them in 7th place in the Western Conference. They have been favored in two matches but have yet to win as the favorite, going 0-1-1. Overall, they have been an underdog in four matches, going 2-1-1. After this match, they will head on the road to take on the San Jose Earthquakes on April 14th. Over their last six matches, they have gone 2-2-2.

Inter Miami CF Is Coming Off A Draw

In their last match, Inter Miami CF hosted New York City FC, with the match ending in a 1-1 draw. This came on the heels of two straight matches without a draw for Inter Miami CF. They had a money line payout of -114, and the two combined goals fell short of the over/under goal line of 2.5 goals.

Luis Suarez was the only player for Inter Miami CF to score, doing so on his fifth shot on goal and out of his nine total attempts. No other player for Inter Miami CF finished with more than two shots, and as a whole, they took 16 shots.

On the defensive end, Inter Miami CF allowed just two corners and blocked one shot. Drake Callender finished with two saves on New York City FC’s three shots on goal.

Through seven matches, Inter Miami CF has a record of 3-2-2, which has them sitting in 2nd place in the Eastern Conference. Overall, they have been favored in five of their matches, going 2-1-2 in those contests. After this match, they will head on the road to take on Sporting Kansas City on April 14th. Over their last six matches, they have gone 2-2-2. In their most recent match, they played to a 1-1 draw vs. New York City FC on March 30th.

Colorado Rapids SC Offense Breakdown

Colorado Rapids SC has scored 1.2 goals per match this season, which is 21st in the MLS. Their top scorer is Djordje Mihailović, who has found the back of the net twice this season, which is 27th in the league. Mihailović also leads the team in shots on goal, as well as assists. Overall, the Rapids are 17th in shots on goal and 14th in passing percentage. They have had fewer corners than their opponents in half of their matches this season.

Inter Miami CF Offense Breakdown

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Inter Miami CF is currently 2nd in the MLS in goals scored, averaging 2.0 per match. They are also 7th in shots on goal and 15th in corners. Luis Suárez is their leading scorer, with 5 goals, which is also 2nd in the league. He is also 1st in the league in shots on goal, with 13. This season, Inter Miami has had fewer corners than their opponents in 42.9% of their matches. Their passing percentage of 84.6% is 6th in the league.

Colorado Rapids SC Defense Breakdown

Heading into their match against Inter Miami CF, the Colorado Rapids’ defense is currently 21st in MLS, allowing 1.7 goals per match. Over their last six matches, they have given up an average of 1.5 goals per match. They have struggled against some of the better offenses in the league, giving up two goals to Los Angeles FC and four goals to the Portland Timbers. Zack Steffen has started all six matches in goal for the Rapids, and he is currently 18th in MLS with 13 saves. He is still looking for his first clean sheet of the season.

Inter Miami CF Defense Breakdown

Inter Miami’s defense has been up and down this season, as they are currently 16th in goals allowed per match at 1.4. They are coming off a match against the 28th ranked offense in New York City FC, where they allowed just one goal. However, they have also given up three goals to CF Montréal and four goals to the New York Red Bulls. Drake Callender is second in MLS with 22 saves and has two clean sheets this season.

Colorado Rapids SC vs Inter Miami CF Prediction

Coming into this match, Inter Miami has been the better offensive team, and our projections have the match ending in a 1-1 draw, which is listed at +290. Luis Suarez is our top projected goal scorer for Inter Miami, and he comes in with a good chance to find the net. As for Colorado, Kevin Cabral has been playing well of late and is our top projected goal scorer for the Rapids.

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