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San Jose Earthquakes vs. Sporting Kansas City 11/22/2020 MLS Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

San Jose Earthquakes meets Sporting Kansas City on 11/22/2020 at 4:00PM

San Jose Earthquakes visits Sporting Kansas City in a regular season match. San Jose Earthquakes with a record of 8-6-9 this season comes into this game with a 4-1-7 record on the road. Sporting Kansas City is 12-3-6 this season and is 6-1-4 at home.

The San Jose Earthquakes Roster

The Players to Watch for the San Jose Earthquakes

Cristian Espinoza MF,FW

Cristian Espinoza has 50 shots fired this season. Cristian Espinoza was ranked #124 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Cristian Espinoza has 18 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in MLS, Cristian Espinoza was ranked #314 in shots on goal this season.

Cristian Espinoza has 3 goals scored this season. Cristian Espinoza was ranked #86 in goals this season in MLS. Cristian Espinoza has 7 assists this season. Cristian Espinoza was ranked #4 in assists this season in MLS League.

Cristian Espinoza has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Cristian Espinoza has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 22 fouls this season. He has drawn 19 fouls this season in MLS action.

Shea Salinas MF,DF

Shea Salinas has 10 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Shea Salinas was ranked #532 in shots attempted this season. Shea Salinas has 4 shots on target this season. He was ranked #133 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

As a scorer, Shea Salinas had 2 goals this season. Shea Salinas was ranked #139 in goals this season in MLS. Shea Salinas has 2 assists this season. Shea Salinas was ranked #112 in assists this season in MLS League.

Shea Salinas has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Shea Salinas has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 11 fouls this season. He has drawn 13 fouls this season in MLS action.

Andrés Ríos FW,MF

Andrés Ríos has 26 shots fired this season. Andrés Ríos was ranked #310 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Andrés Ríos had 7 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in MLS, Andrés Ríos was ranked #38 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Andrés Ríos had 5 goals this season. Andrés Ríos was ranked #37 in goals this season in MLS. Andrés Ríos has 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in MLS, Andrés Ríos was ranked #221 in assists this season.

Andrés Ríos has 5 Yellow Cards this season. Andrés Ríos has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 42 fouls this season. He has drawn 48 fouls this season in MLS action.

Chris Wondolowski FW,MF

As a shooter, Chris Wondolowski had 28 shots fired this season. Chris Wondolowski was ranked #302 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Chris Wondolowski has 14 shots on target this season. He was ranked #339 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

As a scorer, Chris Wondolowski had 7 goals this season. Chris Wondolowski was ranked #16 in goals this season in MLS. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his San Jose Earthquakes teammates, Chris Wondolowski had 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in MLS, Chris Wondolowski was ranked #221 in assists this season.

Chris Wondolowski has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Chris Wondolowski has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 11 fouls this season. He has drawn 14 fouls this season in MLS action.

Judson MF

As a shooter, Judson had 13 shots fired this season. Judson was ranked #479 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Judson had 1 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in MLS, Judson was ranked #435 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Judson had 0 goals this season. Judson was ranked #510 in goals this season in MLS. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his San Jose Earthquakes teammates, Judson had 0 assists this season. Judson was ranked #499 in assists this season in MLS League.

Judson has 4 Yellow Cards this season. Judson has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 44 fouls this season. He has drawn 14 fouls this season in MLS action.

Jackson Yueill MF

As a shooter, Jackson Yueill had 20 shots fired this season. Jackson Yueill was ranked #347 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Jackson Yueill had 8 shots on target this season. He was ranked #17 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

Jackson Yueill has 1 goals scored this season. Jackson Yueill was ranked #250 in goals this season in MLS. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his San Jose Earthquakes teammates, Jackson Yueill had 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in MLS, Jackson Yueill was ranked #221 in assists this season.

Jackson Yueill has 6 Yellow Cards this season. Jackson Yueill has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 22 fouls this season. He has drawn 22 fouls this season in MLS action.

Nick Lima DF

Nick Lima has 17 shots fired this season. Nick Lima was ranked #430 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Nick Lima had 7 shots on target this season. He was ranked #38 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

Nick Lima has 2 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Nick Lima was ranked #139 in goals this season. Nick Lima has 2 assists this season. Nick Lima was ranked #112 in assists this season in MLS League.

Nick Lima has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Nick Lima has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 18 fouls this season. He has drawn 18 fouls this season in MLS action.

Tommy Thompson DF,MF

As a shooter, Tommy Thompson had 10 shots fired this season. Tommy Thompson was ranked #532 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Tommy Thompson has 4 shots on target this season. He was ranked #133 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

Tommy Thompson has 1 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Tommy Thompson was ranked #250 in goals this season. Tommy Thompson has 2 assists this season. Tommy Thompson was ranked #112 in assists this season in MLS League.

Tommy Thompson has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Tommy Thompson has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 6 fouls this season. He has drawn 22 fouls this season in MLS action.

The Sporting Kansas City Roster

The Players to Watch for the Sporting Kansas City

Johnny Russell FW,MF

Johnny Russell has 48 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Johnny Russell was ranked #155 in shots attempted this season. Johnny Russell has 16 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in MLS, Johnny Russell was ranked #328 in shots on goal this season.

Johnny Russell has 6 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Johnny Russell was ranked #25 in goals this season. Johnny Russell has 2 assists this season. Johnny Russell was ranked #112 in assists this season in MLS League.

Johnny Russell has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Johnny Russell has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 15 fouls this season. He has drawn 27 fouls this season in MLS action.

Roberto Punčec DF

As a shooter, Roberto Punčec had 3 shots fired this season. Roberto Punčec was ranked #272 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Roberto Punčec has 1 shots on target this season. He was ranked #435 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

As a scorer, Roberto Punčec had 0 goals this season. Roberto Punčec was ranked #510 in goals this season in MLS. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Sporting Kansas City teammates, Roberto Punčec had 1 assists this season. Roberto Punčec was ranked #221 in assists this season in MLS League.

Roberto Punčec has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Roberto Punčec has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 29 fouls this season. He has drawn 6 fouls this season in MLS action.

Khiry Shelton FW,MF

As a shooter, Khiry Shelton had 28 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Khiry Shelton was ranked #302 in shots attempted this season. Khiry Shelton has 13 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in MLS, Khiry Shelton was ranked #346 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Khiry Shelton had 5 goals this season. Khiry Shelton was ranked #37 in goals this season in MLS. Khiry Shelton has 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in MLS, Khiry Shelton was ranked #221 in assists this season.

Khiry Shelton has 4 Yellow Cards this season. Khiry Shelton has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 17 fouls this season. He has drawn 17 fouls this season in MLS action.

Gianluca Busio MF,FW

Gianluca Busio has 37 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Gianluca Busio was ranked #212 in shots attempted this season. Gianluca Busio has 6 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in MLS, Gianluca Busio was ranked #60 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Gianluca Busio had 1 goals this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Gianluca Busio was ranked #250 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Sporting Kansas City teammates, Gianluca Busio had 3 assists this season. Gianluca Busio was ranked #58 in assists this season in MLS League.

Gianluca Busio has 5 Yellow Cards this season. Gianluca Busio has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 23 fouls this season. He has drawn 18 fouls this season in MLS action.

Gerso Fernandes FW,MF

Gerso Fernandes has 22 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Gerso Fernandes was ranked #332 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Gerso Fernandes had 6 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in MLS, Gerso Fernandes was ranked #60 in shots on goal this season.

Gerso Fernandes has 3 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Gerso Fernandes was ranked #86 in goals this season. Gerso Fernandes has 3 assists this season. Gerso Fernandes was ranked #58 in assists this season in MLS League.

Gerso Fernandes has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Gerso Fernandes has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 9 fouls this season. He has drawn 13 fouls this season in MLS action.

Gadi Kinda MF,FW

As a shooter, Gadi Kinda had 36 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Gadi Kinda was ranked #216 in shots attempted this season. Gadi Kinda has 11 shots on target this season. He was ranked #366 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

As a scorer, Gadi Kinda had 6 goals this season. Gadi Kinda was ranked #25 in goals this season in MLS. Gadi Kinda has 2 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in MLS, Gadi Kinda was ranked #112 in assists this season.

Gadi Kinda has 6 Yellow Cards this season. Gadi Kinda has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 31 fouls this season. He has drawn 26 fouls this season in MLS action.

Roger Espinoza MF

As a shooter, Roger Espinoza had 18 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Roger Espinoza was ranked #414 in shots attempted this season. Roger Espinoza has 8 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in MLS, Roger Espinoza was ranked #17 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Roger Espinoza had 2 goals this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Roger Espinoza was ranked #139 in goals this season. Roger Espinoza has 1 assists this season. Roger Espinoza was ranked #221 in assists this season in MLS League.

Roger Espinoza has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Roger Espinoza has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 20 fouls this season. He has drawn 10 fouls this season in MLS action.

Felipe Hernandez MF

As a shooter, Felipe Hernandez had 8 shots fired this season. Felipe Hernandez was ranked #41 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Felipe Hernandez has 0 shots on target this season. He was ranked #596 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

As a scorer, Felipe Hernandez had 0 goals this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Felipe Hernandez was ranked #510 in goals this season. Felipe Hernandez has 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in MLS, Felipe Hernandez was ranked #499 in assists this season.

Felipe Hernandez has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Felipe Hernandez has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 12 fouls this season. He has drawn 7 fouls this season in MLS action.

San Jose Earthquakes Team Stats

The San Jose Earthquakes Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, San Jose Earthquakes was able to score 1.30 goals. San Jose Earthquakes is ranked #12 in goals scored per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks. San Jose Earthquakes scored those goals off assists 77.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 1.00 assists. San Jose Earthquakes has a ranking of #12 in goals scored off assists per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks.

San Jose Earthquakes converted on 0.27 of attempted shots on goal. Is San Jose Earthquakes a sharpshooter team this season? They are presently ranked #16 in MLS in shooting percentage.

San Jose Earthquakes attempted 4.78 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. San Jose Earthquakes has a #6 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. San Jose Earthquakes attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 36.8 of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. San Jose Earthquakes has a #6 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers.

San Jose Earthquakes Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, San Jose Earthquakes was able to hold opponents to 2.09 goals. San Jose Earthquakes is #26 in goals yielded per 90 minutes in the league. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 4.91 shots were saved by San Jose Earthquakes goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. San Jose Earthquakes is ranked #21 in shots saved per 90 minutes.

San Jose Earthquakes goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 57.5% of the time. This puts San Jose Earthquakes ranks #26 in the league in saves rate. San Jose Earthquakes goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 30.4% of the time. San Jose Earthquakes is ranked #10 in clean sheet rate in the league.

San Jose Earthquakes Utility Stats

San Jose Earthquakes tried 1.43 crosses per 90 minutes of action. This puts San Jose Earthquakes in the top 71 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, San Jose Earthquakes had 12.3 interceptions. This puts San Jose Earthquakes in the top 57 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. San Jose Earthquakes has committed 0.04 fouls per 90 minutes of action. San Jose Earthquakes is in the top 57 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. San Jose Earthquakes drew 12.17 fouls per 90 minutes of action. San Jose Earthquakes is in the top 57 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. San Jose Earthquakes had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 11.65 times per 90 minutes of action. San Jose Earthquakes is in the top 50 percentile in offside calls against them.

Sporting Kansas City Team Stats

The Sporting Kansas City Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Sporting Kansas City was able to score 1.71 goals. Sporting Kansas City is ranked #4 in goals scored per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks. Sporting Kansas City scored those goals off assists 67.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 1.14 assists. This puts Sporting Kansas City in a league ranking of #8 in the league in non-penalty goals scored off assists per 90 minutes.

Sporting Kansas City converted on 0.37 of attempted shots on goal. Is Sporting Kansas City a sharpshooter team this season? They are presently ranked #5 in MLS in shooting percentage.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Sporting Kansas City attempts 4.67 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. Sporting Kansas City has a #9 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Sporting Kansas City is able to get 31.9 of their shots to be on goal(target). Sporting Kansas City has a #9 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers.

Sporting Kansas City Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Sporting Kansas City was able to hold opponents to 1.19 goals. Sporting Kansas City is #10 in goals yielded per 90 minutes in the league. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 3.9 shots were saved by Sporting Kansas City goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. Sporting Kansas City is ranked #10 in shots saved per 90 minutes.

Sporting Kansas City goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 69.5% of the time. Sporting Kansas City goalkeepers and defenders put their team in a position to be ranked #12 in shots saved percentage. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 33.3% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Sporting Kansas City. This puts Sporting Kansas City at #6 in the league for holding opponents to nil.

Sporting Kansas City Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Sporting Kansas City had 1.43 crosses of the ball on the pitch. This puts Sporting Kansas City in the top 71 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Sporting Kansas City has successfully intercepted 13.1 passes per 90 minutes of action. Sporting Kansas City is in the top 35 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Sporting Kansas City has committed 0.05 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Sporting Kansas City is in the top 73 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Sporting Kansas City drew 12.48 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Sporting Kansas City in the top 54 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Sporting Kansas City had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 10.95 times per 90 minutes of action. This puts Sporting Kansas City in the top 27 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

San Jose Earthquakes vs. Sporting Kansas City Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: San Jose Earthquakes 2 Sporting Kansas City 3

Moneyline Pick: Sporting Kansas City -143 BetOnline