Minnesota United vs Real Salt Lake
USA – Major League Soccer
Date: Sunday, 15 September 2019
Kick-off at 22:30 UK / 23:30 CET
Venue: Allianz Field (Minnesota).
Minnesota United lost their previous encounter against Houston Dynamo on a trip on the road. They have tied their last home game in the schedule and are in a five-game unbeaten run at home matches in the league.
Real Salt Lake has lost four out of last five away games in the MLS fixture and lost the previous away game to nil against Portland Timbers. They did enter the Conference Semifinals in the last season after finishing twelfth in the table.
The match will set fire to the ground after the break most likely and we can expect a lot of fireworks in the middle.
Minnesota United vs Real Salt Lake Head-to-head (h2h)
- The Loons lost once and won four games in the last seven overall meetings since 2005.
- Minnesota is unbeaten in the clashes at home for the past two years.
- Both teams have scored 11 goals in the last two games at this venue.
- Their last two meetings were tied in between them with a 1-1 score on the board.
- Real Salt Lake squad has conceded at the second half in all the games except their lone win.
Minnesota United vs Real Salt Lake Prediction
Out of the seven goals that the host scored against the guest at the home ground six of them was netted after the game restarted for play. Moreover, the Loons did score at least one goal in the second half in all but one game against the visitor in the past seven games. The home team has tended to score by the late hour than in the opening minutes of the game.
Being unbeaten at home and having a clear majority in the overall matches against Freddy Juarez’s boys from their h2h matches, the host does have an upper hand in getting the three points. Also, they have lost only once against Real Salt and that too in an away match.
Henceforth, the match will be in action from the second half with the team having the home advantage establish more control over the game most probably.
Minnesota United vs Real Salt Lake Betting tips
To score in the second half: Minnesota United @ 1.44 (4/9)
Minnesota United to win @ 1.80 (4/5).