Minnesota vs Portland Timbers Prediction & Match Preview

Minnesota vs Portland Timbers
USA – MLS
Date: Saturday, 30 July 2022
Kick-off at 20:00 UK / 21:00 CET
Venue: Allianz Field

Minnesota had an average start to this season. Their recordings in the first five fixtures were mostly winless and were outside the safe zone of the Western Conference table. However, they have gained the much needed momentum and have climbed up to the 3rd spot at present.

Meanwhile, Portland Timbers had an average start to this season. They were moving inconsistent further and have bettered themselves of late to climb up to the 8th spot of the table. Their offensive and defensive line-up looks to have an average form.

Minnesota vs Portland Timbers Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Minnesota won six, drew one and lost one of the past 8 head to head clashes with Portland Timbers.
  • Both teams to score option landed in four of the past 6 h2h meetings between these two outfits.
  • Their most recent clash at this venue ended up in a 2-1 win for Minnesota.

Minnesota vs Portland Timbers Prediction

We can see Minnesota recording a 1-2 win against houston Dynamo on the road in their most recent MLS fixture. With that win, they are following a streak of six unbeaten games in the league. They will be hoping to extend that run.

Minnesota have a strong form at home lately. They are following an unbeaten streak for three league games at home. Two of them were positive outcomes with their offensive line-up scoring two or more goals.

On the other side, Portland Timbers recorded a 2-1 win against San Jose Earthquakes at home in their most recent MLS fixture. With that win, they are having a streak of six unbeaten games in the league at present.

However, their on the road form is not that impressive at present. Portland Timbers are winless in four of the past five league fixtures played away from home. Their defensive line-up have leaked two or more goals in three of those five on the road fixtures too.

Analyzing all the above stats, we are of the view that Minnesota might end up sealing a positive display at the end of this one.

Minnesota vs Portland Timbers Betting Tips

  • Minnesota to win @ 1.75 Odds.
  • BTTS @ 1.61 Odds.