Los Angeles FC vs Houston Dynamo
USA – Major League Soccer
Date: Thursday, 26 September
Kick-off at 03:30 UK/ 04:30CET
Venue: Banc of California Stadium (Los Angeles).
The table toppers, Los Angeles FC, will meet Houston Dynamo in their next tie at home. They have lost only four games in their 31 appearances. Houston Dynamo will be visiting 16 losses in their 31 MLS fixtures. They have lost all the previous five MLS away games in this season.
In context, the guest is no match for the current leaders in the table and will have a hard time turning the tables to their favor.
Los Angeles FC vs Houston Dynamo Head-to-head (h2h)
- The host is unbeaten in all the four meetings in the past two years.
- Both teams have scored in all their overall clashes.
- The teams have played once at this venue and the home team emerged victoriously.
- The teams combined to score an average of 2.1 goals per game.
Los Angeles FC vs Houston Dynamo Prediction
Even though they have no wins in their last five MLS games, they still have lost only once in those fixtures. Moreover, they are unbeaten against the guest in all their encounters from the last year. Along with that, the visitor has opened the scoring in the first half in only three of their 15 away games.
Although they are in a vulnerable state, they are sure to bounce back based on their h2h performance against Dynamos in recent times. Moreover, the guest has been defeated in all the previous five trips on the road. Besides that, LAFC has claimed 14 half time leads in this league season.
As such, we can expect the home team to grab the three points after a long time with leading in the first half itself. It can also be seen that the match will likely produce a lesser number of goals in the ninety minutes.
Los Angeles FC vs Houston Dynamo Betting tips
Under 4.5 goals @ 1.44 (4/9)
Half time result: Los Angeles FC @ 1.57 (4/7).