Portland Timbers vs Minnesota United Prediction & Match Preview

Portland Timbers vs Minnesota United Major League Soccer Prediction by LeagueLane

Portland Timbers vs Minnesota United
United States – MLS
Date: Sunday, 21 November 2021
Kick-off at 22:30 UK / 23:30 CET
Venue: Providence Park.

Both Portland Timbers and Minnesota United will enter the postseason on a high. Both teams scored at least five goals in their last two regular season affairs, and we could be in for a super-exciting thriller packed with goals on Sunday at Providence Park.

Portland Timbers vs Minnesota United Head-to-head

  • Minnesota United have been the dominant force in the history of this matchup.
  • They won eight, drew one, and lost only two of the last eleven meetings with Portland Timbers.
  • Minnesota United will go into this on the back of seven wins and a draw in the last eight head-to-head encounters against Portland Timbers.

Portland Timbers vs Minnesota United Predictions & Analysis

Portland Timbers have had a rollercoaster campaign in the regular season. The momentum swung back and forth for them throughout pretty much the whole campaign.

They found themselves in a very tough position in late-August and went on to win seven of the following eight matches. The stars they decided to flip the switch once again to get back in a complicated situation.

Nevertheless, the team got their foot back on the pedal in the very finish of the campaign, winning three successive matches at the end of the regular season.

Portland Timbers will thus host Minnesota United in the highest of spirits on Sunday evening when the two teams take on each other in the battle for the Western Conference semifinals.

Minnesota United, who finished the season one position and six points below Portland Timbers on the West, will also enter the match on a high after clinching four points from the last two regular season affairs.

The visitors scored five goals in the last two games against Sporting Kansas City (a 2-1 win at home) and LA Galaxy (a 3-3 draw on the road).

Key Stats for Betting

  • Portland Timbers bagged eight goals in the last three wins in the regular season.
  • They lost seven and drew one of the last eight head-to-head clashes against Minnesota United.
  • Minnesota United bagged five goals in the last two regular season games.
  • Both teams scored in each of the last five matches Minnesota United played in the MLS.

Portland Timbers vs Minnesota United Betting Tips

  • Both Teams To Score @ 1.53 (8/15)
  • Minnesota United to Win or Draw @ 1.72 (8/11).