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We’ve been tracking the 2021 championship odds for all 27 Major League Soccer teams since they became available and have included the info below. The graphs on this page are generated by calculating the average from many of our most trusted sportsbooks.

MLS Cup Top Contenders

  • [6/28/21] Still undefeated this season, Seattle’s odds have shortened to +450. While Toronto, with just a single win, have seen their odds tumble from +950 in May to +3300 now
  • [5/3/21] After three straight losses to open the season Minnesota’s odds haver plummetted from +2750 to +10000. Meanwhile, Atlanta (+2400 to +1600) and Miami (+2500 to +1700) have both seen their odds shorten considerably
  • [4/12/21] Odds have drifted on contenders TFC leading up to the season, from +550 to +900
  • [Opening Odds 3/15/21] MLS Cup champs Columbus, as well as finalists Seattle, are second-favorites in the early odds at +500, behind LAFC at +400

Odds to Win MLS Cup 2021

Team Odds at DraftKings
Seattle +450
Orlando +500
LAFC +800
Columbus +900
New England +1100
LA Galaxy +1400
Philadelphia +1400
Sporting KC +1800
Atlanta +2000
NYCFC +2200
Portland +2200
Colorado +3000
Nashville +3300
Toronto +3300
DC +5000
Miami +5000
Montreal +5000
Minnesota +6000
RSL +6000
Dallas +6600
Cincinnati +7500
Houston +7500
New York Red Bulls =7500
San Jose +15000
Austin +20000
Chicago +20000
Vancouver +25000

Odds as of June 28

In a wild 2020 COVID-affected season, it was the Columbus Crew that emerged as MLS Cup champs, defeating the Seattle Sounders at home at MAPFRE Stadium, 3-0.

MLS Eastern Conference Team Odds

Playoff Contenders

  • [6/28/21] With six draws and just a single defeat, Nashville are currently sixth, and their odds have shortened from +5800 to +3300
  • [3/15/21] In the East, it’s Columbus (+500), Toronto (+5500 and NYCFC (+900) as the early favorites to win MLS Cup

MLS Western Conference Team Odds

Playoff Contenders

  • [6/28/21] LAFC currently find themselves outside of the playoff picture and have seen their odds dip to +800
  • [3/15/21] LAFC (+400), Seattle (+500) and Portland (+1200) lead the way as early top Western contenders

Past MLS Cup Winners

Year Team
2020 Columbus Crew
2019 Seattle Sounders
2018 Atlanta United FC
2017 Toronto FC
2016 Seattle Sounders FC
2015 Portland Timbers
2014 Los Angeles Galaxy
2013 Sporting Kansas City
2012 Los Angeles Galaxy
2011 Los Angeles Galaxy
2010 Colorado Rapids
2009 Real Salt Lake
2008 Columbus Crew

The 2021 season will welcome the league’s 27th franchise in Austin FC. Austin will kick off their inaugural campaign on April 17 against early MLS Cup favorites LAFC.

Teams with the Most MLS Cup Victories

The Galaxy have won five MLS Cup Finals and have been runners-up on four more occasions. Their last title came in 2014 against the New England Revolution. With their win last year, the Crew are now one of five teams with two titles to their name. Seattle, another team with two titles, have reached the MLS Cup Final in four of the past five years.


Archived MLS Cup Odds: 20202019, 2018


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