Portland Timbers vs Los Angeles FC prediction: Los Angeles FC is having consecutive victories to earn the maximum score. So they have a lot of confidence for the next match. Meanwhile, Portland has just had an important victory over Dallas to relieve psychological pressure. Confronting each other in the next match, victory is the common goal that the two teams aim for.
- Match date: 02:30 am on 2021/07/22
- Event: MLS
- Stage: Matchday 14th
- Location: Providence Park
PORTLAND TIMBERS VS LOS ANGELES FC PREDICTION: TEAM COMPARISON & TIPS
Portland has the advantage of playing at home Providence Park in the next match. Will they be able to earn the final victory?
Portland Timbers’ form in the last 5 matches: W D L L W
12 is Portland’s total played in the MLS this season. However, efficiency is something Portland cannot yet achieve. The number of failures they had to receive was 6, accounting for 50%. In contrast, Portland earned for themselves 5 wins and 1 draw. Therefore, they currently own a total of 16 points to rank 7th on the Western rankings. With points with the chasing group, the possibility of The Timbers being knocked out of the top 7 is very large.
Portland’s recent form has also not been good. Over the last 5 matches, the number of victories that Portland has is 2. Notably, 2 is also the number of defeats that this team has received. Thus, the win-loss ratio is 40%. Recently, when welcoming Dallas at Providence Park, Portland won 1-0.
Los Angeles FC’ form in the last 5 matches: W L W W W
Los Angeles FC is ranked higher than the competition. Over the last 13 matches, the number of victories this team has earned is 6. Besides, Los Angeles FC owns 3 more draws and has to receive 4 defeats. Therefore, the current score that The Black and Gold own is 21, thereby ranking 5th on the Western rankings. However, with 6 away matches, Los Angeles FC won only 2 times.
Considering only the last 5 matches played, Los Angeles FC has the necessary stability. There was only one time they received defeat when they lost to Sporting KC 1-2. With 4 matches remaining, Bob Bradley and his students all earned the final victory. In which, they had 3 consecutive wins. Recently, when welcoming Salt Lake at home, Los Angeles FC won 2-1.
Select: Los Angeles FC FT.
In the past 3 years, these two teams have faced each other 10 times. In which Los Angeles FC is the team with better results when earning 4 victories. In the opposite direction, Portland has 2 times defeated the opponent. So 4 is also the number of draws the two teams have had.
However, the balance is being shown in recent matches. Specifically, with the last 5 encounters, each team got one win and 3 draws. With the last 2 matches, they all drew 1-1.
Select: Los Angeles FC FT.
There is no denying the stability of Portland’s attack. After 12 matches played, the number of goals scored by Portland players is 15. The respective scoring efficiency is 1.25 goals/match. But the defense played poorly with 19 goals conceded.
Los Angeles FC also needs to improve defensively. Over 13 matches, Los Angeles FC has conceded 13 times. On average, they lose 1 goal per game. Meanwhile, the attack is effective with 17 goals.
With Over/Under 2.75, Portland’s last 5 matches have won 3 Over times, corresponding to a rate of 60%. On the side of Los Angeles FC, Over won twice in the last 5 matches they attended.
Select: Over 2.75 FT.
Portland Timbers vs Los Angeles FC Prediction: Portland 1-2 Los Angeles FC FT (0-1 H1).
The above is information about the prediction in the 14th match of MLS between Portland Timbers vs Los Angeles FC on 2021/07/22 of the CMD368 bookie.