Portland Timbers v FC Dallas: MLS Action on Match-day 34

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Sunday at Providence Park, as Portland host Dallas in the MLS.

This clash sees seventh placed Portland, welcome third placed Dallas to Providence Park.

Portland Timbers’ MLS season, has so far seen them gain 32 points, going into this game

Portland will no doubt see this game as an opportunity to bring some consistency of form into their season, following a draw away to Nashville SC, as well at Minnesota United.

Also, Portland are quickly becoming the MLS’s draw specialists, having recorded four in their last six matches. They currently stand seventh in the League, with 32 points for a total of 0 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws.

When Portland host Dallas, they will do so on the back of five wins, five darts, and two losses on their own ground.

Portland Timbers will have secured 35 points so far this season, should they secure a win.

FC Dallas’ campaign so far has seen them accrue 35 points this season

Can Dallas make it three out of three, having turned over Seattle Sounders 1-0 and LA Galaxy 1-0 in their last two games?

Also, Dallas keep finding ways to win, having secured two victories in their last three games is astonishing this season. With 35 points (0W, 0L and 0D), they are established in third position in the League.

Dallas’ away record is remarkable and poses a significant threat to Portland. In the 12 games they’ve played on the road this season, they have so far won three matches, drawn five meetings, and lost four fixtures.

FC Dallas will have 38 points if they manage to secure a victory.

Portland Timbers v FC Dallas – Head-to-Head.

Regarding their historical duels predicting the outcome of this fixture is problematic, as both sides have managed to get a win on 29 occasions out of the last 10 victories matches. In addition, in three of the last six matches between these sides, the result has been a draw. Their most recent encounter in this competition was March 2022, when Portland Timbers walked away as 4-1 winners.

Performance Report

For Portland, Aljaž contributed with in 24 League matches this MLS Season, while Antonio Juan, one of their best scorers, has netted in 24 League games this campaign for Dallas.