Sporting Kansas City vs Houston Dynamo Prediction & Match Preview

Sporting Kansas City vs Houston Dynamo
USA – Major League Soccer
Date: Sunday, 1 September 2019
Kick-off at 01:30 UK/ 02:30 CET
Venue: Children’s Mercy Park (Kansas City).

Houston has been struggling to make any kind of an impact this season in the MLS. At present, they are far out of the race for the playoff spots and is winless in their last five match-days in a row in the league.

Moreover, on the road, they are easily the worst in the conference and have lost a soul-crushing 11 of their total 13 attempts so far in the competition.

These stats will be welcoming news for hosts Kansas City, and a much-needed one too, as they are in urgent need of points to get back on track to make it to the playoffs. Their game in hand will definitely help their cause too.

Sporting Kansas City vs Houston Dynamo Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Sporting registered three of the last four wins.
  • Houston failed to keep a clean sheet in the former five clashes.
  • In the last eight years, only once have the visitors won at this stadium.
  • Three of the previous five encounters at this ground saw the hosts scoring three or more goals.

Sporting Kansas City vs Houston Dynamo Prediction

Houston is the worst road team in the conference and has so far lost 11 of their total 13 away ties in the competition. They have conceded the most goals in such games, and going on, lost 11 of their former 12 fixtures on the road too.

On the contrary, Kansas won three of the last five overall match-ups, and three of the previous five at home as well. Moreover, they recorded three of the prior four h2h wins and is on a scoring streak against this opponent in the last five ties. In addition, only once have they lost against this opponent at this venue, and scored three or more goals in three of the last five such appearances here as well.

With these observations in mind, rightfully consider the hosts as the favorites for this match-up.

Sporting Kansas City vs Houston Dynamo Betting Tips

  • Sporting Kansas City to Win @ 1.70 (7/10)
  • To Open the Scoring: Sporting Kansas City @ 1.50 (1/2).