The Philadelphia Union and Sporting Kansas City square off in a quarterfinals match in the MLS is Back Tournament Thursday at 8 p.m. ET at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex near Orlando, Fla. Below, we analyze the Philadelphia-Kansas City sports betting odds and lines at BetMGM while providing MLS betting tips and picks around this matchup.
Philadelphia Union vs. Sporting Kansas City: Key injuries
- No major injuries to report
Sporting Kansas City
- M Felipe Gutierrez (knee) out
- D Andreu Fontas (quadriceps) out
Philadelphia Union vs. Sporting Kansas City: MLS odds, betting lines and picks
Philadelphia Union 1, Sporting Kansas City 0
Sporting Kansas City (-106) was able to survive a big-time scare against the Vancouver Whitecaps in the Round of 16, pulling off a 1-0 victory after winning on penalty kicks 3-1. PHILADELPHIA UNION (+280) is the play here, as it has been impressive in this tournament. Philadelphia has been in close games since arriving at the Orlando bubble, and has passed all tests to date, winning three and drawing once. Union ousted New England 1-0 in the Round of 16, and you can expect Philly to come out on top in another tight battle.