MLS – Minnesota United to face Austin on Match-day 37

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Next Sunday at 3:00am GMT, on matchday 37 of the MLS, we will see Minnesota play Austin at Allianz Field.

Second placed Austin will travel to Allianz Field, hopeful of rampage, as they face fourth placed Minnesota.

Minnesota United arrive at this meeting, having secured 38 points so far this season

It was a humbling defeat at the hands of Nashville SC for Adrian Heath’s men in their last match, they will be hoping to get something out of this game for sure.

Also, Minnesota keep finding ways to win, having secured six victories in their last nine matches is astonishing this season. They currently stand fourth in the League, with 38 points for a total of 0 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws.

Playing at home, Minnesota have won five fixtures, drawn four meetings, and lost three games.

Victory for Minnesota United would take their points tally to 41 so far this season.

Austin have so far accrued 48 points in this season of the MLS

Austin will be buoyant, following a 4-3 home win against Sporting Kansas City in their last fixture.

Also, Austin keep finding ways to win, having secured 12 victories in their last 20 fixtures is astonishing this season. Their position is second in the League and they have 48 points, that is, 0W, 0L and 0D.

Austin’s away record is remarkable and poses a significant threat to Minnesota. In the 13 games they’ve played on the road this season, they have so far won eight matches, drawn two fixtures, and lost three games.

A win in this fixture, would take Austin’s points from 48 to 51, so far this season.

Minnesota United v Austin – Head-to-Heads.

Regarding their historical duels after having faced each other times before this fixture, the share of spoils is very even between the two teams. Both Minnesota and Austin have enjoyed a win on two victories occasions. Also, Josh Wolff’s Austin are on a 1-match unbeaten run in the League against Minnesota. In their most recent meeting of this fixture was April 2022, when The Loons walked away as 1-0 winners.

Players to watch

For Minnesota, Eric is one of the top performing players after having scored in 25 League fixtures this campaign, while Andrew has netted in 25 League matches this MLS Season for Austin.