Atletico Ottawa vs Forge prediction, odds & betting tips – 06/29/2024

Atletico Ottawa have no match in the Canadian Premier League this season, but do coach Carlos Gonzalez’s boys have what it takes to avoid defeat against current champions Forge on the 29th of June? This match will be played at TD Place Stadium, which does give the home side some additional support. Let’s check out the key Atletico Ottawa vs Forge betting tips together.

Atletico Ottawa vs Forge prediction: Snooze-fest at TD Place Stadium awaits us

Key Stats

  • We have a stalemate in the head-to-head department, as the last five matches between the two teams resulted in two victories for Atletico Ottawa, two for Forge, and one draw.
  • Three of the last eight Atletico Ottawa vs Forge head-to-heads resulted in ties.
  • We saw under 1.5 goals in three of the last five matches between the two teams.

Correct score prediction: Atletico Ottawa 0-0 Forge

We believe the game on the 29th of June will result in a goalless tie, as three of the last eight games between the two teams did. Both teams have very compact backlines, so it will be very difficult for the attackers to produce something valuable.

Pre-game odds and win probability: Bookies disrespect Smyrniotis’ boys

  • HOME: +115 – 45.4%
  • DRAW: +240 – 25.0%
  • AWAY: +225 – 29.6%

*These Atletico Ottawa vs Forge odds are subject to change

Under 1.5 goals at TD Place Stadium may seem as a bit of a risk, but our key Atletico Ottawa vs Forge prediction stands at a 45.05% success probability. The expected winners are Atletico Ottawa, with a massive 45.4% win probability ahead of the kick-off, which is surprising, considering Forge are the current Canadian Premier League champions.

Last five H2Hs: Always a tight clash

As you’ll see from the Atletico Ottawa vs Forge statistics below, the two teams are always producing interesting games against each other.

Canada Premier League 25/05/24

Atletico Ottawa

Atletico Ottawa

3
Forge FC

Forge FC

0

Canada Premier League 07/10/23

Forge FC

Forge FC

0
Atletico Ottawa

Atletico Ottawa

1

Canada Premier League 27/08/23

Atletico Ottawa

Atletico Ottawa

0
Forge FC

Forge FC

0

Canada Premier League 25/06/23

Forge FC

Forge FC

4
Atletico Ottawa

Atletico Ottawa

3

Canada Premier League 27/05/23

Atletico Ottawa

Atletico Ottawa

0
Forge FC

Forge FC

1

Atletico Ottawa team news and form: Atletico topping the table yet again

Atletico Ottawa are at the top of the table in the Canadian Premier League, with six victories, four draws, and one tie in 11 league games. Coach Gonzalez’s boys are undoubtedly eager to keep their position at the top against Forge as well.

Predicted lineup: Ingham (GK), de Brienne, Singh, Didic, Twardek, Bassett, Sissoko, Zapater, Aparicio, Tabla & del Campo

Canada Premier League 13/07/24

W

Vancouver FC

Vancouver FC

0

Atletico Ottawa

Atletico Ottawa

3

Canada Premier League 07/07/24

L

Pacific FC (CA)

Pacific FC (CA)

1

Atletico Ottawa

Atletico Ottawa

0

Canada Premier League 28/06/24

W

Forge FC

Forge FC

3

Atletico Ottawa

Atletico Ottawa

4

Canada Premier League 22/06/24

D

Cavalry FC

Cavalry FC

1

Atletico Ottawa

Atletico Ottawa

1

Canada Premier League 15/06/24

L

York United FC

York United FC

2

Atletico Ottawa

Atletico Ottawa

1

Forge team news and form: CPL Champions need to up their game

Coach Bobby Smyrniotis’ players are the current champions, but they sure aren’t behaving like such. Yes, they did win against Valour last week, but the 2-1 victory against one of the weakest teams in the league was less than impressive.

Predicted lineup: Kalongo (GK), Samuel, Achinioti-Jonsson, Metusala, Parra Duran, Bekker, Hojabrpour, Choiniere, Borged, Badibanga & Poku

Canada Premier League 14/07/24

W

Pacific FC (CA)

Pacific FC (CA)

1

Forge FC

Forge FC

2

Canada Championships 10/07/24

W

Toronto FC

Toronto FC

1

Forge FC

Forge FC

2

Canada Premier League 05/07/24

D

Vancouver FC

Vancouver FC

3

Forge FC

Forge FC

3

Canada Premier League 28/06/24

L

Atletico Ottawa

Atletico Ottawa

4

Forge FC

Forge FC

3

Canada Premier League 23/06/24

W

Valour FC

Valour FC

1

Forge FC

Forge FC

2

Player to watch: Daniel Parra

Former Monterrey starlet Daniel Parra is the player to watch in our Atletico Ottawa vs Forge prediction, as he’s a firm starter for his manager this season. Parra added two assists to his 2024 record, but we are sure he will do more this season.

Atletico Ottawa vs Forge player
Parra's consistency can't be left unnoticed – Photo by Icon Sport

Second player to watch: Kwasi Poku

Kwasi Poku was given a chance among the starters last week, and he did make the most of it. Kwasi scored both goals for Forge in the match against Valour to bring coach Smyrniotis the three points.


Zack is a longtime football fan, writer, and bettor. He also has experience playing and coaching the game of football at a local level. His interest in the MLS, Liga MX and the Canadian Premier League adds a new dimension to the content we have at FootballWhispers.