Houston Dynamo vs Real Salt Lake Prediction & Match Preview

Houston Dynamo vs Real Salt Lake 2018 MLS by LeagueLane

Houston Dynamo vs Real Salt Lake
2018 Major League Soccer
Date: Sunday, 19 August 2018
Kick-off at 2:00 UK/ 3:00 CET
Venue: BBVA Compass Stadium (Houston).

Houston hosts real salt lake for this weekend fixture at a time they are battling with bad performance.

They are currently in the tenth position on the western conference standings with 27 points. Evidently, this is not encouraging for their fans and the team is under pressure to deliver.

This game will be a grand moment to salvage themselves and prove that they are capable of doing better than they have in their last 5 games. It is imperative to note that they are defeated in their last 4 league matches.

This will be a perfect chance for Real Salt Lake to bounce back after a loss to Los Angeles Fc in the last way game.

They are currently in the 6th place of the Western Conference standings. Even so, they have failed to win in 5 previous away matchups. Generally, they are poor in travels and this will not be an exception.

Houston Dynamo vs Real Salt Lake: Head-to-Head

  • Real salt lake walked away with the victory in the previous encounter.
  • In the last five head to head encounters, Houston Dynamo has won in 3 matches.
  • Real Salt Lake has only won once, the last meeting in May this year.
  • Houston has never lost at home to Real Salt Lake in the last 5 meetings.

Houston Dynamo vs Real Salt Lake: Prediction

Despite the declining team performance of the home team, they will surely utilize their home ground advantage. After all, it is very rare for them to lose at home against Real Salt Lake.

On the other hand, the away team will go down easily and without a fight. They will be ready to give do their best and come out of this match with something.

To be honest, they may want a miracle to win this one. The best thing they can do in this matchup is to hold onto a draw.

Houston Dynamo vs Real Salt Lake Betting Tips

  • Safe bet must be Houston to win @ 1.50 (1/2)
  • Value is in shooting for the half-time draw paid at 12/11 (2.05).