Charlotte FC go up against Austin FC in the Major League Soccer (MLS) 2022 at the Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina on Friday, July 1. The match will start at 4.30 AM IST (Indian Standard Time). 

Charlotte FC are placed 21st in the points table with 20 points. In the 17 games played this season, the home team have won six, lost nine and have drawn two matches. Charlotte FC are coming off a 2-1 defeat against CF Montreal.

Andre Shinyashiki and Karol Swiderski have been the top scorers for Charlotte FC this season with four goals each. Following them is Ben Bender with three goals.

Austin FC are ranked sixth on the points table with 28 points. In the 16 games so far, the visitors have won eight, lost four and have four games. Sebastian Driussi has scored the most goals for Austin FC this season with nine goals so far.

Charlotte FC vs Austin FC Major League Soccer 2022 odds

Parimatch odds: Charlotte FC: 2.23, Austin FC: 3.20, Draw: 3.40

Betwinner odds: Charlotte FC: 2.26, Austin FC: 3.32, Draw: 3.32 

Betway odds: Charlotte FC: 2.20, Austin FC: 3.10, Draw: 3.30

10CRIC odds: Charlotte FC: 2.23, Austin FC: 3.21, Draw: 3.32

Note: Odds are subject to change. Please visit betting sites to check and confirm the latest odds.

Charlotte FC vs Austin FC head-to-head

Charlotte FC and Austin FC will face each other for the first time in Major League Soccer. 

In the last six games in MLS 2022, Charlotte FC have lost three, won two and have drawn one. Austin FC have won two, lost two and drawn two in their last six games in this tournament.

Charlotte FC vs Austin FC probable starting lineups

Charlotte FC: George Marks (goalkeeper), Christian Fuchs (captain), Anton Walkes, Guzman Corujo, Jaylin Lindsey, Chris Hegardt, Brandt Bronico, Ben Bender, Jordy  Alcivar, Karol Swiderski, Andre Shinyashiki.

Austin FC: Brad Stuver (goalkeeper), Hector Jimenez, Jhohan Romana, Ruben Gabrielsen, Zan Kolmanic, Alexander Ring (captain), Ethan Finlay, Daniel Pereira, Sebastian Driussi, Diego Fagundez, Maximiliano Urruti.

Charlotte FC vs Austin FC Major League Soccer 2022 top picks and players to watch

Charlotte FC: Karol Swiderski will be the top pick in this match. The 25-year-old has scored four goals this season in 13 games, joint-most by a Charlotte FC player. The striker also scored for Poland in the recent UEFA Nations League victory against Wales.

Austin FC: Sebastian Driussi is their top goal-scorer this season with nine goals. In 33 games across two seasons for Austin FC, the Argentine has scored 14 goals.

Charlotte FC vs Austin FC Major League Soccer 2022 prediction

Austin FC have the edge in this game against Charlotte FC considering their consistent run in MLS 2022.

Charlotte FC have struggled this season, having won only six games so far.