New York City v Sporting KC Prediction: Betting Lines, Odds & Picks 05/08/2022 

In this article, we will check out the New York City vs Sporting KC match, which will be played on Thursday. Stay tuned for more information on the fixture and check out our website for the latest MLS odds. 

New York City vs Sporting KC: Top Free Picks & Odds 

We received the top betting lines, free picks, and predictions for the New York City vs Sporting KC from our betting experts. All odds here are from BetMGM and are correct at the time of writing. But they are also subject to change, so make sure to double-check them via your bet slip before confirming. 


Over 2.5 Goals Scored 

We think that a high-scoring outcome is most likely during Sunday's match. That's because four of the last five matches for New York City and three of the last four games for Sporting KC all ended with over 2.5 total goals scored. Also, the last time these two teams faced each other, we saw that the game ended in the same manner. 

Match Result – New York City to Win 

New York City is definitely in a better recent form than Sporting KC with only one loss in the last five matches they played, while the guests have lost or drew all five of their most recent matches. The cherry on top is that New York City won four of the last five head-to-head games they played against Sporting KC. Actually, the Kansas team hasn't won a match against New York City since 2016. 

Lineups and Injuries for New York City vs Sporting KC 

These are the most recent squad injuries and suspensions for both teams. 

New York City's Lineups 

The only injury on New York City's squad is Anton Tinnerholm who is healing from an Achilles tendon injury. There are no suspended players.  

Sporting KC's Lineups 

Sporting KC also doesn't have any suspended players, but two of their own are injured right now – Gadi Kinda and Alan Pulido. 

New York City vs Sporting KC: Latest Statistics & H2H Data 

The data below contains the most recent head-to-head scores and matches for both teams. 

New York City vs Sporting KC: Latest Injury Reports & News 

Both teams play in different conferences but judging by the number of games both teams played and the results, it's safe to say that New York City is in a better form and they will most likely win the match this weekend. We also suspect more than a few goals will be scored during the match. 

New York City v Sporting KC Prediction

New York City vs Sporting KC: Important FAQs 

  • Can I watch the match online and at what time? – Yes, you can. Sporting KC's official website and the YES mobile app will stream the matches online. It will begin at exactly 01:00 on Sunday. 
  • Where can I watch the match? – New York City vs Sporting KC will be broadcasted via YES Network and ESPN+ in the USA. 
  • Where can I find the best odds for this match? – BetMGM offers the best odds for this game.  
  • Where is the venue for the match? – New York City will host the match at Citi Field (New York, New York). 

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