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At the BMO Stadium on Saturday, Los Angeles FC will host Houston Dynamo FC in the Western Conference Final.
Despite LAFC securing the third seed in the regular season, edging out Houston by a mere point, the two teams had contrasting outcomes in their two matchups during the campaign. Houston emerged victorious in both games, recording convincing wins with scorelines of 4-0 and 1-0. The question now looms: Can Houston make it three in a row and secure a spot in the MLS Cup Final? The stage is set for a thrilling clash between these contenders.
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Los Angeles FC Form
In their recent three matches, Los Angeles FC performed exceptionally well. They won 5-2 against Vancouver Whitecaps and had back-to-back victories against Vancouver Whitecaps (0-1) and Seattle Sounders FC (0-1). Los Angeles FC has also been dominant at home in MLS, winning four out of their last six matches. In this period, they displayed strong attacking skills, scoring 19 goals, while also maintaining a solid defense by conceding only nine goals. Despite two losses in this series, their overall performance at home remains impressive.
Houston Dynamo FC Form
In their last three matches, Houston Dynamo FC secured dramatic victories over Real Salt Lake. They won twice on penalty shootouts after two 1-1 draws, and they also won 1-0 against Sporting Kansas City. When we look at their overall performance away from home, Houston Dynamo FC has won two matches, drawn twice, and lost two matches in their last six away games in Major League Soccer. In these matches, they scored 13 goals and conceded 10.
Los Angeles FC vs Houston Dynamo FC Stats
Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between Los Angeles FC and Houston Dynamo FC. The facts are based on statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.
- Los Angeles FC have kept a clean sheet in their last 2 matches
- There have been under 2.5 goals scored in 3 of the last 4 games Los Angeles FC played
- Both teams have scored in 4 of the last 6 games Los Angeles FC played.
- There have been under 2.5 goals scored in Houston Dynamo FC’s last 3 games
- Both teams have scored in 6 of the last 7 games Houston Dynamo FC played.
Los Angeles FC vs Houston Dynamo FC – Players in Form
The clash between Los Angeles FC and Houston Dynamo FC adds an extra layer of excitement as it becomes a battle between Denis Bouanga and Amine Bassi, both showcasing decent form. Bouanga has been prolific, netting ten goals in the last six Major League Soccer games, while Bassi has contributed three goals during the same period.
Los Angeles FC vs Houston Dynamo FC Betting Tips
Los Angeles FC enters the upcoming match with an impressive unbeaten streak, having avoided defeat in their last six MLS matches. The BMO Stadium has been a fortress for them, witnessing seven wins in their last 10 games across all tournaments. They experienced no draws but suffered three losses during this period. On the other hand, Houston Dynamo FC has had a more modest record on the road, securing two wins in their last 10 away outings, drawing six, and facing two defeats.
Both teams to score
Houston Dynamo FC has been consistent in their scoring prowess on the road. Both teams found the back of the net in their last five away games in the MLS. In the past 10 outings, Los Angeles FC has been effective at grabbing the early advantage, scoring the opening goal five times. On the flip side, their opponents, Houston Dynamo FC, were first on target in an impressive eight of their last 10 games.
In the last ten matches for Los Angeles FC in all competitions, there were more than 2.5 goals in four of them, with an average of 2.1 goals scored by Los Angeles FC. There were more than 2.5 goals in five of Houston Dynamo FC’s last ten matches in all tournaments. Houston Dynamo FC managed to score an average of 1.9 goals in these matches.
Match predictions: Los Angeles FC vs Houston Dynamo FC
To sum up, the upcoming match between Los Angeles FC and Houston Dynamo FC seems to be a good betting opportunity.