Portland Timbers vs Minnesota United
USA Major League Soccer
Date: Sunday, 22 September 2019
Kick-off at 20:55 UK/ 21:55 CET
Venue: Providence Park (Portland).
Portland Timbers have won seven of their thirteen home games in the MLS until now. They will be hosting Minnesota United (Loons) who are above them in the table but has registered only one win from the last five MLS away matches in this season.
It will be interesting to see the host make a fight against a higher placed team on the table. We can see the Loons trying to snatch the three points from the match which probably will be a high scoring affair.
Portland Timbers vs Minnesota United Head-to-head (h2h)
- Minnesota has won the last three clashes.
- Timbers have recorded five of the last seven victories at home.
- Loons last tasted a win from their visit in First division games nine years before.
- All the previous six meetings have seen the team that hosted to be unbeaten in the game.
Portland Timbers vs Minnesota United Prediction
It has been a trail of goals when these two teams meet in recent times. Besides that, the team has combined to score an average of 3.2 goals per match from the last ten clashes. Moreover, the host has scored 24 of their 45 goals at home and the guest slotted in 26 of their 49 goals in away fixtures in MLS fixtures. So, we can expect the match to become a high scoring affair in the end.
Even though Loons have managed to bag the last three victories from their meetings, the host is unbeaten at the home in recent three matches. Moreover, two of the MLS home matches against the visitor was won by the Timbers. Hence, it is likely to wager that the home team can lead the game in at least one of the halves as they pave way for their victory.
Portland Timbers vs Minnesota United Betting tips
Over 2.5 goals @ 1.50 (1/2)
Portland Timbers to win either half @ 1.44 (4/9).