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| On Sep 4, 2021 4:30 PM IST

SJ vs CR Dream11 Team Prediction Tips for San Jose vs Colorado Rapids Major League Soccer Live Score September 5


SJ vs CR Dream11: MLS action continues with San Jose Earthquakes hosting Colorado Rapids in the late kickoff at the PayPal Park. After a rather slow start, San Jose are marching their way into the playoff spots. They have won three of their past six games and are undefeated in their last ten.

On the other hand, Colorado Rapids are sitting comfortably in 4th position in the league. They are on a six-game unbeaten streak. Their three-game winning run came to a halt after a 1-1 draw against Sporting Kansas City last week.

Date: September 5, Sunday
Kick-Off: 07:30 AM (IST)
Venue: PayPal Park

Major League Soccer Table

San Jose Earthquakes are at the tenth spot in Western Conference with 26 points from 21 games. Colorado Rapids are in at 3rd with 38 points from 20 games.

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San Jose Earthquakes: WDDWD

Colorado Rapids: DWWWD

Head to Head

Colorado Rapids have two wins in the last five meetings compared to San Jose’s one win. Two games ended in 1-1 draws.

SJ vs CR Today Match Prediction Details

San Jose Earthquakes News

Injury Report and Unavailability: 

  • Jacob Akanyirige remains on the sidelines goalkeeper Matt Bersano and forward Benjamin Kikanovic.
  • Cristian Espinoza is also doubtful for the game.

    Expected Changes and Strategy:
  • San Jose will lineup in a 3-4-3 formation.
  • A Putna should be starting in goal.
  • L Abecasis, O Alanis, and Tanner Beason should form the back three.
  • Judson and E Remedi will start in the centre of the park with S Salinas and T Thompson out iwde.
  • J Ebobisse should start up front supported by J Yueill and C Cowell.

San Jose Earthquakes Starting XI (Likely)

Luciano Abecasis
Oswaldo Alanis
Tanner Beason
Shea Salinas
Tommy Thompson
Eric Remedi
Jackson Yueill
Cade Cowell
Jeremy Ebobisse

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Colorado Rapids News

Injury Report and Unavailability: 

  • Danish midfielder Younes Namli will miss the trip to San Jose.
  • There are no other injuries or supensions.

Expected Changes and Strategy:

  • Colorado Rapids will lineup in a 4-3-3 formation.
  • W Yarbrough is expected to start between the sticks.
  • L Abubakar, B Galvan, D Wilson, and K Rosenberry can be the back four in defence.
  • C Warner, C Bassett, and Jack Price will occupy the midfield positions.
  • J Lewis, M Barrios, and D Rubio might start as the front three.

Colorado Rapids Starting XI (Likely)

William Yarbrough
Lalas Abubakar
Braian Galvan
Danny Wilson
Keegan Rosenberry
Collen Warner
Cole Bassett
Jack Price
Jonathan Lewis
Michael Barrios
Diego Rubio

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Fantasy Football Tips

Captain Options

Michael Barrios is the standout captain pick in this fixture. He has five goals and three assists in the league this season.

Goals 5
Assists 3
Pass Accuracy 75
Chances Created 23
Interceptions 3
Tackles 12
Clean Sheets 1

We are tipping another Rapids player for captaincy. Jack Price has been one of the brightest playmakers in MLS this season. He has seven assists to his name.

Goals 0
Assists 7
Pass Accuracy 89
Chances Created 35
Interceptions 22
Tackles 31
Clean Sheets 5

Differential Pick

Cade Cowell will need to be on top of his game if San Jose want to continue their unbeaten run. He has four goals and four assists in the league this season.

Goals 4
Assists 4
Pass Accuracy 72
Chances Created 16
Interceptions 4
Tackles 11
Clean Sheets 0

SJ vs CR Dream11 Teams

Goalkeeper – W Yarbrough
Defenders – T Thompson, L Abubakar, K Rosenberry, D Wilson, T Beason
Midfielders –
J Yueill. E Remedi, J Price
Forwards – M Barrios, C Cowell

Likely Winner: 

  • San Jose are undefeated in their last 10 matches.
  • Colorado are undefeated in their last 6 matches
  • The last few meetings between the sides have seen very few goals.
  • San Jose have improved over the season and we are going for a low scoring draw in this game.
    Match Odds

San Jose Earthquakes: 31/20
Colorado Rapids: 12/7

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Devashish Pant

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