MLS – Season Continues – Charlotte FC v Columbus Crew on Match-day 31

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MLS action on Sunday as Charlotte and Columbus meet at – 2:00am GMT.

Columbus to face ninth Charlotte on Sunday at, with Caleb Porter’s squad currently occupying fifth place in the League.

It’s 26 points so far for Charlotte FC this season, going into this match

Following two straight wins for Charlotte in their most recent games, they will be keen to continue that form going into this fixture.

Also, Charlotte have now lost nine of their last 17 meetings, a worrying statistic that has to be addressed by Manager Miguel Ángel Ramírez. Their position is ninth in the League and they have 26 points, that is, 0W, 0L and 0D.

When Charlotte host Columbus, they will do so on the back of seven victories and three defeats on their own ground.

Charlotte FC will see 29 points so far this season, should they secure a win.

This season’s MLS campaign, has so far seen Columbus Crew achieve 30 points

Columbus will be hoping for a win, following a disappointing 0-0 home draw against New England Revolution in their last game.

Also, with five draws in eight matches, Manager Caleb Porter has plenty to ponder, going into the next fixture, not least of which is how to get the wins he needs. With a fifth position in the league and 0 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws, they currently have 30 points in the League.

Columbus’ away record is remarkable and poses a significant threat to Charlotte. In the 11 games they’ve played on the road this season, they have so far won three games, drawn six meetings, and lost two fixtures.

A win in this fixture would take Columbus Crew’s points to 33 in the League.

Charlotte FC v Columbus Crew – Head-to-Heads.

Regarding their historical duels the outcome of any game is never certain, but history would lead us to suspect that a draw is unlikely. Both teams have had an equal number of wins over matches in the past seasons. In addition, the two teams have drawn all last one game played. The last time both teams met in this competition was June 2022 and the score line ended up with a 1-1 draw.