MLS Action at Gillette Stadium – New England Revolution face Toronto FC
Sunday MLS action from Gillette Stadium, as Revs take on Phili.
Sunday’s clash at Gillette Stadium- sees thirteenth placed Phili, travel to eighth-placed Revs in the MLS.
New England Revolution have 26 points to their name, going into this tie
With Bruce Arena’s men stubbornly held to a 0-0 draw in their last match, he will hope to find the key to unlock the defence in this fixture.
Also, Revs are quickly becoming the MLS’s draw specialists, having recorded seven in their last 12 matches. With 26 points, they currently sit eighth in the League. The breakdown for the team’s record is 0 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws.
Playing at home, Revs have won four fixtures, drawn four matches, and lost two games.
A win in this fixture would take New England Revolution’s points to 29 in the League.
With the MLS season well into its stride, Toronto FC have managed to gain 22 points
Phili will be full of confidence, going into this fixture on that back of two successive wins against Charlotte FC and Montréal. They will need this if they are to retain their run.
Also, suffering 10 losses in 15 fixtures is a terrible run of form for any club, Bob Bradley’s Phili will know this and will be hopeful of turning it around. They currently stand thirteenth in the League, with 22 points for a total of 0 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws.
With a poor record on the road, which amounts to three draws and seven defeats, it is hard to predict a positive outcome for Phili as they travel once more.
A victory for Toronto FC would put them on 25 points.
New England Revolution v Toronto FC – Head-to-Heads.
Regarding their historical duels Revs and Phili have faced each other 35 times in the past, with the balance of wins sitting in Revs’s favour (15 – 10). Also, home advantage has clearly been a huge positive factor for Revs in this fixture, as they have not lost to Phili on the last two meetings. The last time both teams met in this competition Toronto FC secured a 1-2 away win.
For Revs, Brad has netted in 21 League fixtures so far, while Alexander, one of their best scorers, has netted in 22 League matches this campaign for Phili.