Discover key betting insights for the MLS matchup between Portland Timbers vs FC Dallas, with the latest stats, expert tips, and the most favorable odds.
A struggling Portland Timbers side look to break their four-match winless streak against FC Dallas at Providence Park on Monday.
With Dallas sitting pretty in fourth place with 26 points, just two points behind Western Conference leaders St. Louis, the Timbers have their work cut out for them as they trail the visitors by nine points in 11th place. The last time these two teams faced off in April at Toyota Stadium, they played to a hard-fought 1-1 draw, extending Dallas’ unbeaten run in this series to three games (W1 D2).
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Portland Timbers Form
In their last three matches, Portland Timbers lost 0-1 against Minnesota United, 4-1 against Sporting Kansas City and drew 0-0 with Seattle Sounders FC. The Timbers only pulled off two wins from a possible six in recent Major League Soccer matches on home soil. Of the remaining four matches, they drew two and lost two, as they scored ten and conceded seven goals.
FC Dallas Form
In their last three matches, FC Dallas lost against Sporting Kansas City and Nashville SC by 2-1 and 1-2, respectively, and beat St. Louis City by 2-0. The Toros only have one paltry win to show from the last six away games in the league. These six matches produced a record of 1-2-3, as they were outscored by eight-four.
Portland Timbers vs FC Dallas Stats
Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between Portland Timbers and FC Dallas. The facts are based on statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.
- Portland Timbers have scored in 17 of the last 19 home matches
- In 5 of the last 6 home matches Portland Timbers played, both teams scored
- In 5 of the last 6 Portland Timbers home matches the sum of goals was over 3.5
- Portland Timbers have conceded in 11 of the last 13 matches
- In 5 of the last 6 Portland Timbers home matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- In 18 of the last 20 FC Dallas matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In 16 of the last 18 FC Dallas away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In the last 5 matches in a row FC Dallas played, both teams scored
- FC Dallas have scored in 14 of the last 16 matches
- FC Dallas have not won 11 of the last 13 away matches
Portland Timbers vs FC Dallas – In-form players
Franck Boli hit the target not once, but twice in his five recent matches for Portland Timbers. Meanwhile, Jesus Ferreira has been on fire, scoring an impressive four goals in his last six outings for FC Dallas in Major League Soccer. These players are truly making their mark on the field, but can they score again this weekend?
Portland Timbers vs FC Dallas Betting Tips
The Portland Timbers are a formidable force at home, claiming victory in five out of their last 10 matches. And while they may have suffered two draws and three defeats, they remain undaunted. FC Dallas, on the other hand, have had a rather lackluster away record, only winning two of their last 10 games. With four draws and four losses under their belt, it’s clear they have a long way to go to catch up to the Timbers’ level of dominance.
Both teams to score
Portland Timbers have scored first in an impressive six out of their last ten home games. But don’t count FC Dallas out just yet, as they have opened the scoring in four of their last ten games. And when these two teams meet, sparks fly! The last three consecutive meetings between Portland Timbers and FC Dallas have seen both teams scoring, so expect nothing less than an action-packed game!
Portland Timbers performed an average of 1.3 goals a game in their previous ten matches in which over 2.5 goals came out six times. Over 2.5 goals happened in five of the last ten outings for FC Dallas, who managed to score 1.2 times in those matches.
Match predictions: Portland Timbers vs FC Dallas
To sum up, the upcoming match between Portland Timbers and FC Dallas seems to be a good betting opportunity.