Sporting Kansas City vs Portland Timbers Prediction & Match Preview

Sporting Kansas City vs Portland Timbers Major League Soccer Prediction by LeagueLane

Sporting Kansas City vs Portland Timbers
USA Major League Soccer
Date: Monday, 30 September 2019
Kick-off at 00:30 UK / 01:30 CET
Venue: Children’s Mercy Park (Kansas City).

Sporting Kansas City has lost their last four MLS fixtures in the schedule. They have no chance in reaching the top seven and hence will be fighting for their pride in front of their home crowd. They have lost only twice in the last five MLS home matches.

Portland Timbers will be visiting with a loss from their previous away match. As they have lost their winning streak in the last four MLS fixtures in their schedule, they will have competitions for their spot in the top seven. The match will be a must-win for the Timbers to stay alive in the competition.

Sporting Kansas City vs Portland Timbers Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Timbers have recorded four out of seven wins in their previous meetings.
  • Kansas has not defeated the foes in the last three clashes.
  • The teams combined to score an average of 3.0 goals per match in eight clashes held here.
  • Their previous encounter at this venue ended in 2-3 win for the Timbers.

Sporting Kansas City vs Portland Timbers Prediction

Their previous two meetings hosted by the Kansas dugout has seen the total score rise over 3 goals in each game. Moreover, at least three goals were scored in the last four victories registered in their recent overall meetings. Hence, it is sure that the teams will repeat to score over 2.5 goals within the ninety minutes.

The teams had met here before in the last season and the visitors margined with a one-goal lead. Besides that, they are unbeaten against the home squad in the last three clashes lately. Apart from that, the Timbers cannot settle for anything less than a win. Hence will put all their heart in it.

Henceforth, we can expect the match to be probably won by the traveling contingent after the final whistle blows.

Sporting Kansas City vs Portland Timbers Betting tips

  • Over 2.5 goals @ 1.53
  • Portland Timbers to win @ 3.05.