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The much-awaited MLS vs Liga MX All-Stars game will kick off on 26th August 2021 at the Banc of California Stadium. This is a preview of the big game and it features top predictions and the best odds sampled across leading US bookmakers.
Our Top Free Predictions for MLS vs Liga MX All Stars
We have conducted a detailed analysis of the MLS vs Liga MX match to bring you the best picks with the best odds for the big game. Here are our top three best bets:
- Match result: MLS All Stars to win
- Total goals: Over 2.5
- Anytime Golascorer: Javier Hernandez
MLS All Stars Favorites to win
Backing team MLS All Stars to win is one of the best bets in this fixture. The hosts have home advantage and so are top talents that have made it to the 28-man team. While the Liga MX team is a worthy opponent, stopping highly decorated MLS strikers such as Javier Hernandez, Nani, Diego Rossi, and Gustavo Bou from finding the net could prove difficult come matchday.
Lots of goals expected in MLS All stars vs Liga MX all stars game
This is expected to be an open game as both teams field their best talents on the big stage. Moreover, because of unlimited substitutions in this fixture, we are expecting both teams to re-energize as soon as necessary. With that, both teams will look to put their best feet on the pitch to score goals.
Javier Hernandez to find the net anytime
The former Manchester United player has raked in ten goals so far in MLS this season, We fancy him tpo find the against his country\'s all-star team. It is one of the best picks for this this MLS All Stars vs Liga MX All Stars fixture.
Previous encounters between MLS and Liga MX teams have always yielded lots of goals. With that, our third pick is both teams to score on matchday. We are also tipping the hosts to open the scoring. These picks come with great odds on leading US bookies.
Match Preview: Who Will Win the MLS All Stars vs Liga MX All Stars?
MLS All Stars vs Liga MX All Stars fixture is already generating a lot of excitement in the US, Mexico, and beyond. This will be the first-ever fixture between MLS and Liga MX players, a game that is expected to attract a large viewership across the two countries. Notably, coaches of the various teams have selected top talents for the exhibition game. As we wait to watch the finest players take on each other on matchday, our match preview provides you with more details about the fixture as follows:
MLS All Stars
MLS vs Liga MX encounters creates a tense atmosphere and it will be interesting to see how the teams fare against each other in this battle of the best. MLS All stars have previously played against Arsenal in a game that ended 1-2 in favor of the Londoners back in July 2016. They have also faced Real Madrid back in August 2017, a match that ended in a 1-1 draw with the Spanish side winning in penalties. Another notable MLS All stars game was in August 2018 when they drew 1-1 with Juventus but lost in a penalty shootout. The latest encounter between MLS All stars and a team outside the USA was in August 2019 against the Spanish side, Atletico Madrid. The MLS All star team lost the game 3-0.
Los Angeles FC head coach, Bob Bradley, will be on the touchline for the MLS team. In the latest pre-game interview, Bradly indicated that Mexican player; Carlos Vela will likely miss the game due to a quad injury. Here are the notable players who made it to the 28-man team for team MLS:
- Pedro Gallese (Orlando City)
- Matt Turner (New England Revolution)
- Julian Araujo (LA Galaxy)
- Nouhou (Seattle Sounders)
- Miles Robinson (Atlanta United)
- Alex Roldan (Seattle Sounders)
- Jesus David Murillo (Los Angeles FC)
- James Sands (New York City)
- Yeimar (Seattle Sounders)
- Kai Wagner (Philadelphia Union)
- Walker Zimmerman (Nashville SC)
- Carles Gil (New England Revolution)
- Cristian Roldan (Seattle Sounders)
- Eduard Atuesta (Los Angeles FC)
- Emanuel Reynoso (Minnesota United)
- Damir Kreilach (Real Salt Lake)
- Luca Zelarayan (Columbus Crew)
- Joao Paulo (Seattle Sounders)
- Javier Hernandez (LA Galaxy)
- Gustavo Bou (New England Revolution)
- Daniel Salloi (Sporting Kansas City)
- Nani (Orlando City)
- Diego Rossi (Los Angeles FC)
- Tajon Buchanan (New England Revolution)
- Ricardo Pepi (FC Dallas)
- Cade Cowell (San Jose Earthquakes)
- Raul Ruidiaz (Seattle Sounders)
- Carlos Vela (Los Angeles FC)
Liga MX All Stars
This will be the first-ever exhibition game for the Liga MX All Stars team. The traveling squad hopes to get victory in the fixture that will be televised live across leading Sports Channels in the USA. Cruz Azul head coach, Juan Reynoso Guzman, who bagged the best manager award last season, has been selected to lead team MX All stars. The illustrious manager has picked the following players for this big matchup.
- Alfredo Talavera (Pumam Unam)
- Jesus Corona (Cruz Azul)
- Pablo Aguila (Cruz Azul)
- Cesar Montes (Monterrey)
- Matheus Doria (Santos)
- William Tesillo (Leon)
- Fernando Navarro
- Juan Escobar (Cruz Azul)
- Salvador Reyes (Puebla)
- Guido Pizarro (Tigres)
- Angel Mena (Leon)
- Luis Romo (Cruz Azul)
- Ruben Sambueza (Toluca)
- Diego Valdes (Santos)
- Fernando Gorriaran (Santos)
- Rogelio Funes Mori (Monterrey)
- Alexis Canelo (Toluca)
- Jonathan Rodriguez (Cruz Azul)
- Santiago Munoz (Santos)
- Andre-Pierre Gignac
FAQs about MLS vs Liga MX All Star Game
Which teams will take place in MLS vs Liga MX All Star game?
The fixture will feature the best players selected from MLS and the Mexican Liga to represent both sides in the much-anticipated all-star game.
How many players will feature for both sides?
A 28-man team has been shortlisted for the MLS All Stars while the Mexican side will have a 26–man team battle it out on the big stage. The criteria for picking the teams varies with both managers selecting thirteen and fourteen players respectively.
Where will this match take place?
Banc of California Stadium is the venue for the big game, the home ground to Los Angeles FC.
Which TV channels will broach the match live?
Soccer lovers in the US can catch the game live on FOX Sports 1 and Univision.
Which league is better?
The question of which league between MLS and Liga MX is better has always generated a heated debate. Based on attendance, MLS stadia have always attracted a larger attendance than MX Liga stadia. However, a lot of comparisons can be drawn from how MLS and Liga MX teams have always performed against each other in tournaments such as CONCACAF.
Which is our best bet for this match?
We are backing the MLS side to beat Liga MX All Stars, thanks to home advantage and top soccer talents who now ply their trade in the US soccer league. We also provide regular MLS picks free of charge.