MLS – Cincinnati at home to New York

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MLS action on Wednesday as Cin and NYC meet at Tql Stadium – 7:30pm GMT.

This clash sees second play seventh, as struggling NYC visit Tql Stadium to face Cin.

Cincinnati have 23 points to their name, going into this tie

Cin come to this fixture on the back of a victory, having beaten Orlando City 1-0 at Tql Stadium.

Also, Cin keep finding ways to win, having secured five victories in their last eight games is astonishing this season. Their position is seventh in the League and they have 23 points, that is, 7W, 7L and 2D having won seven fixtures, drawn two matches, and lost seven meetings.

Playing at home, Cin have won three matches and lost four games.

A win in this fixture would take Cincinnati’s points to 26 in the League.

Cin may have to resort to second choice players, given the number of first choice players that are now unavailable through injury, illness or suspension.

This season’s MLS campaign, has so far seen New York achieve 27 points

It was three points secured for NYC in their last fixture, beating Philadelphia Union 2-1 at Subaru Park.

Also, NYC keep finding ways to win, having secured seven victories in their last 10 meetings is astonishing this season. With 27 points, they currently sit second in the League. The breakdown for the team’s record is 8 wins, 4 losses and 3 draws having won eight games, drawn three fixtures, and lost four matches.

NYC’s away record is remarkable and poses a significant threat to Cin. In the 6 games they’ve played on the road this season, they have so far won two meetings, drawn one game, and lost three games.

A win in this fixture, would take New York’s points from 27 to 30, so far this season.

Good atacking and defensive team

NYC have managed to maintain a strong defence so far, having so far only conceded 13 goals in their previous fixtures. NYC will be pleased to have a good goal scoring record so far this season (27). This season, their stand-out attacking players have been Valentin Castellanos (8), Thiago (4), and Alexander Callens (3).

Nick Cushing could be missing up to one of their players through injury or illness for the game on Wednesday.

Cincinnati v New York – Head-to-Heads.

Regarding their historical duels the recent form between these two sides has seen NYC with a greater number of wins. In the last meetings, they have enjoyed six wins, to Cin’s one victory. Further, NYC have been hugely successful away to Cin of late, winning seven meetings times in the last six. The last time they played each other in this competition was September 2021 and the score line ended up with a 1-2 away win for The Pigeons.

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