First published by soccernews.com
Although the major domestic leagues may not be back just yet, that doesn’t mean that we’re short of footballing action from across the globe. As the MLS begins to heat up, teams in both the Eastern and Western Conferences are looking to mount a push for the playoff positions, on that note, we have found a handful of bets that can help boost your Sunday acca.
Sunday 15th July
00:00 BST New York Red Bulls vs Sporting Kansas City
For Chris Armas’ side, after being promoted to head coach after the departure of Jesse Marsch, although his New York Red Bulls side could only slump to a 1-0 loss in the Hudson River derby last week, the hosts on Sunday still sit third in the East and will fancy their chances on closing the gap at the top. Despite losing two of their last four and being knocked out of the US Open Cup, the hosts do hold a stellar record at The Red Bull Arena. In fact, aside from a loss to Chicago Fire in April, New York have not lost any other matchup at home since January. Unsurprisingly, one man to watch is two-time Golden Boot winner Bradley Wright-Phillips, the 33-year-old has 11 for the season and is three away from scoring 100 MLS league goals. However, while we do fancy the Red Bulls to leave with all three points on Sunday, we expect Sporting KC to find the net at some point. Although the visitors are on