Discover key betting insights for the Chicago Fire vs Orlando City matchup in the MLS, with key stats, picks, and the best odds.
Chicago Fire FC welcomes Orlando City to Soldier Field this Sunday in Major League Soccer. With the home advantage on their side, Chicago Fire FC aims to capitalize on their familiar surroundings.
As the match kicks off, keep an eye on the action as Chicago Fire FC, currently ranked 8th in the Eastern Conference, takes on 5th-placed Orlando City, looking to cut a five-point gap in the standings.
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Chicago Fire FC Form
Recent form indicates that Chicago Fire FC is offering a mix of performances. Their last three matches showcase a 2-3 victory against Minnesota United, followed by a 1-1 draw and penalty shootout loss to Puebla. Most recently, they suffered a 0-1 defeat against CF America. Looking at their previous six home games in the Major League Soccer, Chicago Fire FC secured four wins, with one draw and one loss. During this period, they found the net ten times while conceding five goals.
Orlando City Form
Orlando City’s recent performance highlights include a penalty shootout victory over Houston Dynamo FC following a 1-1 draw, a 2-3 win against Santos Laguna, and a 3-1 loss to Inter Miami CF. In their last six Major League Soccer away matches, Orlando City secured three wins, had one draw, and experienced two defeats. Their goal tally stands at nine, with nine goals conceded during these matches.
Chicago Fire FC vs Orlando City Stats
If you’re considering placing bets on the upcoming match between Chicago Fire FC and Orlando City, here are some pertinent facts to keep in mind. These statistics are derived from recent matches played by both teams across various tournaments.
- Chicago Fire FC have scored in the last 12 home matches in a row
- Chicago Fire FC have won the last 3 home matches in a row without conceding a goal
- Chicago Fire FC have scored in the last 10 matches in a row
- Chicago Fire FC have not lost 14 of the last 16 home matches
- In 8 of the last 10 Chicago Fire FC home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Orlando City have not lost 13 of the last 15 matches
- In 8 of the last 9 Orlando City matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- In 7 of the last 8 Orlando City away matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- In 7 of the last 9 Orlando City matches the sum of goals was over 3.5
- Orlando City have lost the last 3 matches in a row and both teams scored at the same time
Chicago Fire FC vs Orlando City – Players in Form
Fabian Herbers has been on fire for Chicago Fire FC, finding the net three times in just six Major League Soccer matches. His goal-scoring prowess will be a key asset for Chicago Fire FC as they prepare to face Orlando City. On the other side, Orlando City will be depending on Duncan McGuire, who has also showcased his goal-scoring ability by netting three goals in Major League Soccer matches.
Chicago Fire FC vs Orlando City Betting Tips
Soldier Field has been a favorable ground for Chicago Fire FC, witnessing five wins in their last 10 matches there. They’ve also played to three draws and suffered two losses. On the other hand, Orlando City has shown resilience on their travels, securing four wins in their last 10 away games. Alongside these wins, they’ve recorded two draws and four losses. Additionally, Orlando City holds an advantage in recent encounters, having not lost to Chicago Fire FC in their last four meetings.
Both teams to score
In their recent ten matches, Chicago Fire FC has taken the lead in five games, while Orlando City has done so in only three. Chicago Fire FC has achieved three consecutive clean-sheet victories at home. In contrast, Orlando City has secured just two clean sheets in their last ten matches.
Over 2.5 goals happened in five of Chicago Fire FC’s last ten matches. They pulled off an average of 1.4 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals were scored in eight of the ten most recent games for Orlando City. They performed an average of 1.7 goals in these.
Match predictions: Chicago Fire FC vs Orlando City
To sum up, the upcoming match between Chicago Fire FC and Orlando City seems to be a good betting opportunity.