MLS – Real Salt Lake face San Jose

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Sunday MLS action from Rio Tinto Stadium, as RSL take on San Jose.

Thirteenth placed San Jose, are away to third placed RSL on Sunday.

It’s 25 points so far for Real Salt Lake this season, going into this match

Pablo Mastroeni will hope that success brings further success, as his side look for another win in a row. Their last two outings resulted in victories against Vancouver Whitecaps and Houston Dynamo.

Also, RSL keep finding ways to win, having secured four victories in their last six fixtures is astonishing this season. They currently stand third in the League, with 25 points for a total of 0 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws.

RSL will welcome San Jose to Rio Tinto Stadium, safe in the knowledge that their home record this season is outstanding. This is further strengthened by their good home results, as they have won five meetings and drawn one game in the sixfixtures they’ve played so far this season.

Real Salt Lake will have secured 28 points so far this season, should they secure a win.

San Jose go into this fixture with 15 points secured

San Jose will be hoping for a win, following a disappointing 0-0 away draw against Nashville SC in their last game.

Also, San Jose are quickly becoming the MLS’s draw specialists, having recorded three in their last five fixtures. With 15 points (0W, 0L and 0D), they are established in thirteenth position in the League.

It must be a worrying prospect for San Jose to go back on the road, with a bud run of away performances under their belt this season. So far they have only secured two darts and five defeats to the home team.

Victory for San Jose would take their points tally to 18 so far this season.

Real Salt Lake v San Jose – Head-to-Heads.

Regarding their historical duels the recent form between these two sides has seen San Jose with a greater number of wins. In the last 38 meetings, they have enjoyed 15 wins, to RSL’s 12 victories. Also, San Jose have won all two of the last three matches played against RSL. October 2021 was the most recent time these two clashed in this competition and San Jose took all three points winning 3-4 away.

Other standout players for RSL are Gavin and Jeffrey with respectively and for San Jose are James and Matt with respectively.