MLS Action at Providence Park – Portland Timbers face Los Angeles FC

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Next Sunday at 10:00pm GMT, on matchday 46 of the MLS, we will see Portland play Los Angeles at Providence Park.

Leaders Los Angeles are currently five places higher than their opponents Portland, when the two sides meet, they will sit in first and sixth positions respectively.

It’s 46 points so far for Portland Timbers this season, going into this match

Portland come to this fixture on the back of a 1-1 away draw against Columbus Crew at MAPFRE Stadium.

Also, Portland keep finding ways to win, having secured four victories in their last five fixtures is astonishing this season. Now they have 0 matches won, 0 games lost and 0 duels drawn; that’s why they currently sit in sixth place, with a total of 46 points.

Playing at home, Portland have won eight meetings, drawn six matches, and lost two games.

A victory for Portland Timbers would put them on 49 points.

Los Angeles FC remain on top of the League going into the game, a position they want to maintain

It was three points secured for Los Angeles in their last fixture, beating Houston Dynamo 3-1 at Banc of California Stadium.

Also, League leaders Los Angeles keep finding ways to win, having secured 13 victories in their last 20 fixtures is astonishing this season. 0 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws; That’s worth the number one spot in the League.

Los Angeles’ away record is remarkable and poses a significant threat to Portland. In the 16 games they’ve played on the road this season, they have so far won seven fixtures, drawn two games, and lost seven matches.

A victory for Los Angeles FC would be a huge boost, giving them the chance to stay on top of the table and put additional pressure to their closest rivals.

Portland Timbers v Los Angeles FC – Head-to-Head.

Regarding their historical duels these two teams have previously faced each other 12 times with the record being four wins and five draws for Portland. Also, in four of the last eight matches between these sides, the result has been a draw. The last time both teams met in this competition was March 2022 and the score line ended up with a 1-1 draw.