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Vancouver Whitecaps FC vs. San Jose Earthquakes 5/14/22 - Major League Soccer Picks & Predictions

Vancouver Whitecaps FC vs San Jose Earthquakes Odds & Info

Game Vancouver Whitecaps FC vs San Jose Earthquakes
Date & Time Saturday May 14, 2022, 7:00 PM (EDT)
BC Place Vancouver, Canada
Latest odds
VAN +120 ; O/U 2.5
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The Vancouver Whitecaps host the San Jose Earthquakes in a MLS Western Conference fixture on Saturday. Vancouver is last in the conference table at 2-1-6 on seven points with a goal difference of -10. Vancouver won just its second match of the season when defeating Toronto 1-0 last Saturday. The match at home was scoreless until the 90th minute when Tosaint Ricketts scored the winner for the Whitecaps.

Vancouver has two wins and three losses in its most recent five matches in the MLS and over that span has scored five goals and conceded eight. Tristan Blackmon, Cristian Dajome, Lucas Cavallini, Ryan Raposo, Ryan Gauld, Brian White and Tosaint Ricketts have each scored one goal for Vancouver. Three players for the Whitecaps have one assist apiece. 

San Jose is 11th in the conference table at 2-3-5 on nine points with a goal difference of -7. San Jose earned its second victory of the season when defeating the Colorado Rapids at home 1-0 last Saturday. Nathan Cardoso scored in the 64th minute for San Jose to give the Earthquakes all three points. JT Marcinkowski made five saves in goal for the clean sheet, his first of the season.

San Jose has three victories, one draw and one loss in its last five matches across all competition and over that span has scored 12 goals and conceded eight. Jeremy Ebobisse is the leading goal scorer for San Jose with five, while Cristian Espinoza has scored four. Jan Gregus is the leader in assists with five, while Jamiro Monteiro and Espinosa have two apiece.

Free Soccer Pick:

Draw +240

These two have played to a draw in two of the last three matches head-to-head, including the most recent played last October in San Jose that finished 1-1. Therefore the play here is a draw, as the two will play a back and forth wide open match resulting in several goals. Vancouver has allowed 17 goals this season and San Jose has given up 23 goals. Final Score Prediction, Draw 2-2.

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