Orlando City SC are based in Orlando, Florida and compete in the Eastern Conference of Major League Soccer. Relatively new to the MLS, Orlando City SC became the league’s 21st franchise on November 19, 2013 and took part in the 2015 season where they finished 7th in the Eastern Conference and 14th overall. Playing out of the Orlando City Stadium, the team's first season was blighted by a littany of injuries. Despite their injury woes, Orlando finished only five points out of a playoff spot.
Unfortunately, they weren't able to improve in their second season, finishing in eighth place, one position lower than their maiden campaign.
Despite the eighth place finish, Orlando finished one point behind Philadelphia, who earned the final Eastern Conference playoff berth.
Orlando City SC Next Game
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Orlando City SC Regular Season Schedule
Reference Orlando's schedule from time to time so you can locate a span of games that could offer great betting returns. The further in advance you plan, the more prepared you'll be when the lines are released.
Orlando City SC Standings
Orlando have come so close to qualifying for the playoffs in their first two seasons and won't want to finish on the outside looking in again. Monitor their progress below.
Orlando SC Betting Tips
Like many MLS teams, Orlando's main deficiency is there anemic away record. Winning only three of 17 away fixtures, Orlando weren't able to cope with playing in straining conditions. While it was by no means the worst away record in the conference, gaining 16 from a possible 51 points simply isn't good enough.
Orlando have no qualms about putting the ball in the net. They scored an Eastern Conference thrid best 55 goals during the 2016 campaign. if it were solely up to their offense, Orlando would have booked a place in the postseason. That's before you look at how bad Orlando's defense is. They conceded 60 goals, the most of any teams in the MLS.
Based on these stats, and until they sort out their tragic team defending, you'll want to bet the overs market in almost every Orlando game. You'll be hard pressed to find a more obvious betting play. Make sure they're carrying on in the same way, and utilize the overs market as part of a bigger parlay bet.
Kaka is definitely entering the twilight of his career but he still has the skill and intelligence to turn a game on its head. He's 34 years old and might only have a few good seasons left, but the Brazilian will make sure Orlando keep scoring at will as long as he's physically able.