2022 US Open Cup pick: Expert picks his betting line

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The New York Red Bulls visit rival New York City FC in a quarterfinal for the US Open Cup on Wednesday at Red Bull Arena, pitting the top two teams in the Eastern Conference against each other. With 27 points, NYCFC (8-3-3) leads the conference. The Red Bulls (7-4-5) trail by only one point. The Hudson River Derby rivals will meet for the first time this year. The victor of Wednesday’s encounter will go to the semifinals of the US Open Cup, the oldest award in American soccer, even though it will have no bearing on the MLS rankings.

The game begins at 8 p.m. ET. The New York City FC is a small +150 favorite in Caesars Sportsbook’s latest NYCFC vs. New York Red Bulls odds, with the Red Bulls a +160 underdog. The odds of a draw are +230. The total goals scored over/under is 2.5. Before you make your New York Red Bulls vs. NYCFC picks or U.S. Open Cup predictions, check out what Martin Green, a seasoned soccer analyst, has to say.

Green became a professional sports journalist and handicapper after working in the sports betting sector for several years. He has covered the game all over the world. His European soccer predictions have been remarkably accurate since then. Since the 2017-18 season, Green has made well over $37,000 for $100 bettors, and he has his finger on the pulse of the game all around the world.

Green has now dissected NYCFC vs. Red Bulls from every angle and has delivered his predictions and picks. Green’s choices may be found on SportsLine right now. The odds and trends for Red Bulls vs. NYCFC are as follows:

Money line for NYCFC vs. Red Bulls: NYCFC +150, Red Bulls +160

Over/under for NYCFC vs. Red Bulls: 2.5.

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Why should you support the New York City Football Club?

The New York City Football Club is on a roll. The reigning MLS Cup champions have gone undefeated in their last 12 games across all competitions, dating back to mid-April. During that time, they have outscored their opponents 26-7.

Furthermore, NYCFC will go up against a Red Bulls team that has struggled at home this season. In eight games at Red Bull Arena, the Red Bulls had only two wins. That’s tied for the fewest wins at home in all of Major League Soccer.

Why should you support the New York Red Bulls?

Recently, the Red Bulls have enjoyed success versus NYCFC. In fact, they have gone undefeated in the last three Hudson River Derbys, winning two and drawing one. NYCFC had a 63 percent possession advantage in the first encounter in October, but the Red Bulls won 1-0 thanks to an early goal from Cristian Cásseres.

Furthermore, the Red Bulls will face a NYCFC team that has not been as good on the road this season as it has been at home. This season, NYCFC is 2-2-1 on the road, compared to 6-1-2 at home. NYCFC hasn’t won at Red Bull Arena in seven games and hasn’t won there since June 2017.

How to Make NYCFC vs. New York Red Bulls Picks

Green has examined this match from every angle available, and while he is leaning toward the goal total, he has secured a couple of top bets, one of which pays out plus money. His U.S. Open Cup choices and predictions are exclusively available at SportsLine.

So, who will win the match between NYCFC and the New York Red Bulls? And where does all the money come from when it comes to betting? Visit SportsLine right now to find out which wagers in the New York Red Bulls vs. NYCFC matchup offer the most value, all from the soccer expert who has made over $37,000 for $100 bettors during the 2017-18 season.