Inter Miami is currently 6th in the MLS Eastern Conference standings and has not been consistent this season. The Herons will have to bounce back this week after he lost 3-1 in his final game against CF Montreal.
Meanwhile, New York City FC, currently in third place, has been impressive this year. The home side beat Atlanta United 2-1 last week and he will be looking for a similar result in this game.
After struggling last month, New York City FC has mostly lived up to expectations this season. The host can surpass the day and has to prove it this weekend.
Inter Miami has recently seen a resurgence, and we could find his shoes in the MLS shooter. However, New York City FC has been more consistent throughout the season and should be able to win this match.
Our Prediction – New York City : 3 – 2 : Inter Miami
New York City FC has an impressive record against Inter Miami, winning 5 of the 6 matches between the two teams, as opposed to 1 win for Inter Miami.
Inter Miami won his first MLS match against New York City FC in August of this year, with Alejandro Pozuelo scoring on all three of his goals for Heron.
New York City FC made the playoffs for his seventh straight season in the MLS. This is the longest streak of playoffs in the competition, second only to the New York Red Bulls.
New York City FC, who had just one win in his 10 games in the MLS, achieved his third straight win in the pre-playoff competition.
Inter Miami have won just two of their 15 away games in the MLS this season, but they have won their last two away games of the regular season. Inter Miami forward Gonzalo Higuain has been in great form recently, scoring from the bottom in five of his last six MLS games.
Johnson; Callens, Chanot, Martins, Gray; Acevedo, Parks; Rodriguez, Moralez, Pereira; Magno
Callender; Yedlin, Lowe, Mabika, McVey; Duke, Mota, Gregore; Taylor; Lassiter, Higuain
Broadcast in the USA will be done on FS1 and FOX Deportes. A live stream of the USA MLS is Back tournament is available on TUDN.
However, there is no MLS live broadcast in India. Fans, however, can follow the tournament at MLS Live Stream India on Dream Sports’ FanCode.