US Major League Soccer – This match between Real Salt Lake and Seattle Sounders is scheduled for June 23, 2013 at Rio Tinto Stadium. In this match Real Salt Lake with 2nd position in Western Conference will play against Seattle Sounders with 4th position in the same conference. Majority of online betting sites are giving odds which seem to favor Real Salt Lake to win this match due to its home ground advantage, superior form and higher ranking. The comprehensive study of head to head statistics comprising of 14 matches played between these two teams in the past is suggesting probability of win of Real Salt Lake at 35.7 percent, draw at 35.7 percent and win of Seattle Sounders at 28.6 percent in this match. The performance chart analysis of both teams suggests that the form of Seattle Sounders (+2) is inferior to that of Real Salt Lake (+3).
Real Salt Lake won 4 and had draw in 1 out of the last 5 matches played by them. Real Salt Lake won four matches in a row against Charleston Battery (June 13, 2013), Los Angeles Galaxy (June 9, 2013), SJ Earthquakes (June 2, 2013) and Atlanta Silverbacks (May 29, 20130 with score of 5-2 (E), 3-1, 3-0 and 3-2 (E) respectively. Preceding these subsequent wins, they had a draw with Chicago Fire on May 26, 2013 when both teams scored one goal each. Real Salt Lake won 5, lost 1 and had draw in 2 out of last 8 matches played on their home ground.
Seattle Sounders won 3 and lost 2 out of the last 5 matches played by them. They won two matches against Whitecaps on June 9, 2013 and Chivas U.S.A on June 2, 2013 with score of 3-2 and 2-0 respectively. Prior to these couple of wins, they lost matches against Tampa Bay on May 30, 2013 and Los Angeles Galaxy on May 27, 2013 with score of 1-0 and 4-0 respectively. Seattle Sounders won a match against Dallas on May 19, 2013 with score of 4-2. Seattle Sounders won 3, had draw in 1 and lost 3 out of last 7 matches played while on road.
As on June 20, 2013 Ladbrokes is providing best odds for this match as 1.91 for the win of Real Salt Lake, 3.25 for draw and 3.60 for the win of Seattle Sounders in this match.